From worsening water shortages in Iraq and Pakistan to harsher hurricanes in the Caribbean there is a growing security risk as a result of climate change. Unless these issues are addressed experts say they might spark new violent conflicts.
The Free Syrian Police (FSP) has been key to the establishment of law and order in Syria's north over the past six years. As the Assad regime readies for an offensive on Idlib province, the Free Syrian Police say they will continue to protect civilians.
Captain Harith al-Sudani was part of an Iraqi elite intelligence group called the Falcons — he infiltrated ISIS and was able to prevent many attacks on the country. For bravely defending his country, Capt. al-Sudani paid the ultimate price.
The Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture stated that the cultivation of crucial crops such as rice has been suspended in Iraq due to an unusually long drought. The rerouting of rivers from bordering countries and building of dams has also contributed greatly to the water crisis.