As it becomes increasingly evident that Venezuelan strongman Nicolas Maduro will remain in power, despite destabilizing protests and demonstrations that have rocked the country for months, the Trump administration seems to have given up on the idea of regime change in Venezuela
On June 20, 2019, President Trump authorized and later reversed his approval for a U.S. air and missile strike on Iranian missile and radar batteries. The strikes were designed in retaliation for the Iranian downing, one day earlier, of a U.S. unmanned aerial surveillance aircraft over the Persian Gulf
On June 16 organizers estimated over 2 million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to protest a controversial extradition bill that would allow Beijing to extradite and prosecute Hong Kong citizens in courts on the mainland
Amid the Trump administration escalating campaign of 'maximum pressure' against Iran, attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman have raised the specter of military conflict between the two countries
Shortly after being released from prison, Seuxis Pausias Hernandez (aka Jesus Santrich), a former commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia or FARC), was sworn in as a member of Colombia’s congress