Concerned Citizen: North Korea, Syria, Central African Republic, Uganda, India

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Because the first step to a better world is a well informed citizenry…

The first ever North Korean travel app has launched. Syria’s main opposition group will open a diplomatic mission in the United States. Ethnic cleansing continues in the Central African Republic. Two men in Uganda face prison time over allegations of homosexuality. Indian election death toll continues to rise due to religiously motivated murders.

 

Concerned Citizen: Nigeria, Ukraine, Afghanistan, Venezuela, South Sudan

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Because the first step to a better world is a well informed citizenry…

Northern Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram, says they will “sell” hundreds of abducted school girls. #bringbackourgirls. Pro-Russian mob stormed a police station in Eastern Ukraine and freed 67 militants from detention. Over 2,000 people are confirmed dead after a landslide in rural Afghanistan. Venezuela security forces used unlawful and excessive violence against unarmed protesters including severe beatings and gunshots, says Human Rights Watch report. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warns of possible genocide in South Sudan.