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THE CHIBOK SCHOOLGIRLS – UPDATE

chibokOn the night of 04/14–15/ 2014, 276 female students were kidnapped from the Government Secondary School in the town of Chibok. a primarily a Christian village, in Borno State, Nigeria. Responsibility for the kidnappings was claimed by… Continue reading

OVER 50 IRAQI SOLDIERS KILLED IN RAMADI

RamadiAt least 55 Iraqi soldiers and pro-government tribal fighters have been killed, on Tuesday 01/26/2016,  in two attacks attributed to the Islamic State, near the city of Ramadi.

The first attack took place in the early hours… Continue reading

MALALA YOUSAFZAI

Malala Yousafzai, born on 07/12/1997, from Swat District of Pakistan, was shot in her head in Mingora, the region’s main city in Swat district on 10/09/2012, because she was an outspoken advocate of education for girls. Continue reading

AFGHAN SCHOOL GIRLS ALLEGEDLY POISONED

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Refusal to any sort of girls education is in the core of the Taliban’s values in Afghanistan and Pakistan as well (see – Inner-Conflict). When the TalIban ruled Afghanistan girls were banned from going to school and… Continue reading

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