The women of Southern Sudan have urged the authorities of the world's newest member state to involve women in all levels of governance from the beginning, countering trends for societies in conflict to rely on male elites and then repeat the cycles. Previous examples have highlighted the need to implement policies of gender equality.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov announced a possible move that Russia can take in response to new US sanctions
Not that long ago, American soldiers would train their skills to counter insurgent and partisan military organizations. These days, they are trained to show resistance to the regular army of a potential adversary