Crisis Lines

Ethiopian government troops do not control Chifra: State media | news

Corpses seen “all over the streets” of the city in the Afar region as Al Jazeera gains exclusive access to the front line of escalating conflict. Ethiopia’s state broadcaster said government forces were in control of the city of Chifra in the Afar Tigray region. Since the outbreak of war …

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“Declaration of War”: Pacific Islands Break COP26 Promise | News on the climate crisis

The United Nations COP26 climate change conference, held in Glasgow this month, was seen as the last chance to save the future of life on earth by ensuring that global warming was 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit ) does not exceed. There were notable pledges from participating nations to …

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All options are fraught with risk when Biden confronts Putin about Ukraine | US foreign policy

Joe Biden is preparing for a virtual summit with Vladimir Putin to stave off the threat of another Russian invasion of Ukraine. The summit was announced by the Kremlin. The White House has not confirmed this, but a spokeswoman, Jen Psaki, said that “high-level diplomacy is a priority for the …

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Ethiopia: Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Says He Will Lead Frontline Troops Against Rebels

“Starting tomorrow, I will go to the war front to lead the defense forces personally,” he wrote in a statement on Twitter late Monday, calling on citizens to “lead the country with a sacrifice” and join him. “Those of you who want to be one of the children of Ethiopia …

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Rams vs. Packers Odds Week 12: Bet Lines Open, Point Spreads, Plus Early Movement For NFL Matchup

The NFL concludes its week 11 Sunday table and Football on Sunday evening and Monday night football remain. In the meantime, we’ve got some early odds to prepare you for Week 12. The LA Rams and Green Bay Packers will clash this coming week, with kick-off scheduled for Sunday at …

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Baylor vs. Kansas State Tips: Best bets, current odds, injury updates and more for Saturday’s game

The late afternoon Big 12 chalkboard will bring us to a battle between two teams trying to stay alive in the conference title race while the No. 11 Baylor Bears heads to Manhattan, KS to take on the Kansas State Wildcats. The game begins at 5:30 p.m. ET on FS1. …

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Face to face with the developing opioid crisis

“These are numbers that we have never seen before.” Those sad words were spoken by Nora Volkow, MD, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, a division of the National Institutes of Health. On November 17, the National Center for Health Statistics reported that in the first full year …

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Cowboys vs. Chiefs Odds, Week 11: Bet Lines Open, Point Spreads, Plus Early Movement For NFL Matchup

The NFL closes its 10th week Sunday table and Football on Sunday evening and Monday night football remain. In the meantime, we’ve got some early odds to prepare you for Week 11. The Dallas Cowboys and Kansas City Chiefs will compete against each other this week, with kick-off scheduled for …

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