Conservationists say we should stop chasing the baiji’s “ghosts” and focus on reeling its cousin, the finless porpoise, back from the brink.
Even if the French wholeheartedly embraced this plan, it's not going to happen overnight. And a lot of brave soldiers are going to die in the effort -- there is no getting around that. Whether this price is politically acceptable is up to the French people, really. It's for them to decide.
To say that the capture of Ramadi, the provincial capital of Anbar Province, by ISIL over a week ago was an embarrassment to the Iraqi army would be a massive understatement.
They hope to cut off supply lines to militants encircling the refinery and gain control of a road leading to the city of
Have we learned nothing during our adventures in the Middle East and Central Asia?
BAGHDAD, March 20 (Reuters) - At least 26 explosions struck cities and towns across Iraq on Tuesday, killing at least 49
This decade will be remembered and felt for its impact on Nature: the species that were saved and those that were lost; the heating of the planet; the forests cut down and those that continue to provide oxygen to our children's children.