Day: March 25, 2015

Saudi Arabia Begins Air Assault in Yemen

Source: NY Times: WASHINGTON — Saudi Arabia announced on Wednesday night that it had launched a military campaign in Yemen, the beginning of what a Saudi official said was an offensive to restore a Yemeni government that had collapsed after rebel forces took control of large swaths of the country. […]

Pakistani Christians Fight Back

Pakistani Christians Fight Back By ALI SETHIMARCH 24, 2015, NYTimes Photo Credit Anthony Russo LAHORE, Pakistan — LAST Monday, this city was briefly overrun with bands of sloganeering, stick-wielding youths. The demonstrators threw stones at police officers, burned car tires and smashed windows. One gang even plundered a 7Up truck, […]