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News in Brief

News in Brief

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Argentina Human Rights Watch asked Argentina on Nov. 26 to use the war crimes clause in its constitution to press charges against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, who landed in Argentina for the G20 Summit on Nov. 28. An Argentine agreed to take the case, breaking the international norm of diplomat...

UN passes deforestation agreement

Nicole Zelniker, Senior Writer

October 31, 2014


Filed under World & Nation

In 16 years, most of our first-years will have been born in 2012, our seniors will be the class of 2030 and the United Nations agreement to end deforestation will finally take effect. At the U.N. Climate Summit on Sept. 22, 130 entities, including many governments and multinational companies, agreed...

Pulitzer center feature: villagers, communities protest logging in Cambodia

Keyla Beebe

April 20, 2012


Filed under World & Nation

“My life is important,” said Yin Chum, an activity leader with the Prey Lang Network in Cambodia. “But the forest is my number one priority.” Many villagers across Cambodia share Chum’s attitude, and this has led to grassroots community organizing  to protect the country’s quickly disa...