The Kurdish people are indigenous to the Middle East region. They form the 4th largest ethnic group of the region and are also the world’s largest ethnic group without their own state. They are mostly Sunni Muslims and the estimated 30 million Kurds live mainly in mountainous region of Iran, Iraq, Syria and Turkey. Some ..
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The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit was held on 26–27 November 2014 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The outcome of the summit was the Kathmandu Declaration. This was the third time Nepal had organised the summit – first in 1987 and then again in 2002. About SAARC SAARC is an economic and geopolitical organisation of 8 ..
Tory is the colloquial term used to refer to the Conservative Party of UK. The Tory Plan refers to the economic plans unveiled by the Tories for the upcoming years including their plans for the future if they get elected in the upcoming British elections. The plans mostly focus on economic issues, with the Tories ..
The United Nations has ad hoc tribunals dealing with abuses in former Yugoslavia and Rwanda, but the ICC is the first permanent court set up to try individuals for genocide, war crimes and other major human rights violations. The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court was established in 1998, and the treaty entered into ..