Just last weekend, world leaders gathered in Paris to mark the solemn one hundred-year anniversary of the end of WWI
Formed in 2002, Mohammad Yusuf established Boko Haram in Maiduguri, Borno state. Initially, the group focused on improving economic and social conditions in the north of the country
The ongoing suffering in Yemen is spiking again as fighters for the Saudi-UAE coalition battle Houthi rebels in the strategic port city of Hodeida
Even though the fight against the so-called Islamic State continues in isolated corners of Iraq and Syria, the group now holds less than 1 percent of the land it had at its peak a few years ago
The sheer scale of the murder attributed to the so-called Islamic State during its reign over large parts of Iraq (and Syria) from 2014 to 2017 is still becoming clear, though the full extent will likely never be known