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Territory Tug-of-War

In September, fighting broke out in the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan, two countries located sharing borders in Eurasia, the region between Europe and Asia.  This latest violence is the most serious in years, involving missiles, tanks, and heavy shooting. At least two-hundred people have died and […]

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COVID-19 Update

It is incredible to think about how six months ago the whole world shut down. It seems like it was yesterday that there were rumors that students would get another week off for spring break in order to take precautions against COVID-19. That week passed, then another, and another until […]

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An Accord: From Abraham to Arabia

On September 15, 2020, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, US President Donald Trump, and the foreign ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain met at the White House to sign a historic deal: the Abraham Accords, named for “the three Abrahamic religions rooted in what is now Israel and […]

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Concentration Camps Within China

Currently, it seems like a few large countries constantly make news headlines, and China is no exception. A story that has been only mildly talked about for the past few years is now coming into the light again, revealing more details about the Uyghur Muslim concentration camps. The Uyghurs are […]

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Time is Ticking for TikTok

On August 6, 2020, President Trump signed two executive orders banning Chinese-owned apps TikTok and WeChat, respectively, citing a threat to “the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States.” In other words, the orders instructed the Commerce Secretary to define what the ban will look like within […]