[ad_1] He was one of dozens of people who described to me life in the waning days of the capital of the caliphate, the symbolic heart of the territory the Islamic State sought to turn into its brutal version of God’s rule on earth. Photo Syrians fleeing Raqqa face the risk of land mines the Islamic State has planted throughout… Continue reading "The Last Days of ISIS’s Capital: Airstrikes if You Stay, Land Mines if You Flee"
Category: Doctors Without Borders
[ad_1] The government also has pressed rescue groups to sign on to rules that would forbid them from entering Libyan waters to save migrants without specific authorization and require them to agree that armed Italian judicial authorities may board their ships. Italy is requiring groups operating rescue ships to subscribe to the rules or risk not being allowed to dock… Continue reading "Doctors Without Borders Suspends Migrant Rescue Patrols Off Libyan Coast"