Daily Archives: February 2, 2019

Karate Champ Takes On New Foe in France, DRC: Sexual Violence

SAINT-DENIS, FRANCE Women’s marches last weekend in cities around the world show just how much attention the #MeToo movement has drawn to the issue of sexual violence. But experts say there is a long way …

In Iowa, Liberian Couple Reaches Out to Fellow African Refugees

DES MOINES, IOWA Sam and Tricia Gabriel got off work on a dark January evening in Iowa. The temperature outside was -13 degrees Celsius (8 degrees Fahrenheit).

Instead of settling into their cozy suburban townhome …

Belgium Agrees to Take In Former Ivory Coast President

Belgium has agreed to take in former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo after his shock acquittal at the International Criminal Court.

He was granted a conditional release by the ICC. He must remain in his …