On Dec. 7, 1941, they were in the fifth grade in Hawaii. On that
Sunday morning, they suddenly found themselves in a war zone when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. For the bombing’s 75th anniversary, they reflected on their memories of the attack and its aftermath. Read more: [ Apne.ws Link ]
In this #360Photo, protesters hold candles during a rally calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down. Read more on the rise and fall of South Korea’s president: [ Apne.ws Link ] (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Even before the corruption scandal, Park's four years in office have been marred by a festering standoff with North Korea, a deadly ferry disaster and claims that she tried to curb free speech and labor rights.
In early 2015, Islamic State group militants rampaged through Assyrian Christian villages of northern Syria, taking more than 200 people hostage. What followed was a fundraising campaign in which Assyrians worldwide donated millions of dollars to save members of a tiny and ancient Christian community that has been dying out in its Mideast homeland. Those involved tell their story for the first... View details ⇨