Category: World


In Search of a Resolution for Syria

by David Wilson, ITL Staff Writer UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced today that the death toll in Syria has topped 100,000. The announcement came during a news conference in the UN Headquarters in New York, and was followed by…

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After Three Year Hiatus, Middle East Peace Talks to Resume

by David Wilson, ITL Staff Writer For the first time in nearly three years, direct talks will resume between Israeli and Palestinian leaders. The announcement comes after days of separate talks between US Secretary of State John Kerry and the…


The Globalization of Protest

by David Wilson, ITL Staff Writer The pace of change is picking up. Recent events have cast a spotlight on Egypt, with ongoing rallies and demonstrations by both factions, anti- and pro-Morsi, since the deposition of the leader on July…