General Elections were held across Indonesia last month where for the first time in the country's history the President, the Vice President, all members of the People's Consultative Assembly and local legislative bodies were elected on the same day. There were 193 million eligible voters in Indonesia voting at 800,000 polling stations for over 245,000 candidates running for 20,000 … Continue reading 569 Overworked Election Workers Die During Indonesia’s Election Process
Kashmir is, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is also one of the most militarized areas in the world. That is because Pakistan and India both profess Kashmir to be their own. This dispute has led to three wars between India and Pakistan, and decades of instability in … Continue reading Is India Occupying Kashmir For Its Natural Resources?
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reportedly called Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and voiced his deepest concerns over the constitutional crisis rapidly developing in the small island nation. According to a statement from the U.N., the Secretary-General; "urged the president to revert to parliamentary procedures and allow the parliament to vote as soon as possible." … Continue reading Constitutional Crisis In Sri Lanka As Violence Looms