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Al Shabaab on the offensive in Kenya

The militant group Al Shabaab has wreaked havoc across East Africa throughout the decade. A cell of Al Qaeda, the group has launched attacks on...

Fukushima: three years later

In March 2011, an earthquake and tsunami devastated the eastern coast of Japan. Thousands of people were killed, and scores more were displaced as...

The situation in Ukraine

This week, our focus turns, once again, to Ukraine. Since the Euromaidan movement at the end of 2013, clashes between pro-Russian and...

ISIS wreaks havoc in Iraq

This week on Global Journalist, we look at the increasing turmoil in the MIddle East. The group known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or...

Afghanistan’s historic election

Afghans head to the polls this weekend in the second round of their presidential election. It's slated to be the first democratic transition in...
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What’s next for Syria?

Incumbent president Bashar al-Assad won re-election in a contest many say was not free or fair. This week on Global Journalist, we look at the...
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A look at the Indian elections

India — the world’s biggest democracy — just concluded the largest general election in history. Over 537 million votes were cast over the...