There are concerns about overfishing the world’s oceans:
July 31, 2015
It’s estimated that illicit fishing accounts for up 26 million tons of seafood a year and costs the global economy as much as 26 billion dollars annually. An international agreement to help curb the problem is gaining support, but still needs more backers before it can take effect.
Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing – or IUU – not only causes economic damage, but is a threat to food security and biodiversity.
The tension level is rising between USA and North Korea:
April 24, 2017
BEIJING — President Trump was working the phones Monday morning Asia time, speaking to his counterparts in China and Japan ahead of another key anniversary and potential
The USA is in more debt than any other nation in the history of the world.
Toward the Obama Administration, Republicans decided to not have a debt ceiling until after he left office (see USA has now decided against an official debt limit). However, now that Barack Obama has been out of office, this is about to trigger issues in Washington, D.C. as Zero Hedge reports:
Iran has again issued threats against the USA:
February 22, 2017
The commander of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards sent a stern warning America’s way, telling the Donald Trump White House it won’t be long before Tehran gives a “strong slap in
Again, thousands took to the streets to protest US President Donald Trump:
February 21, 2017
Thousands protesting against President Donald Trump on issues including immigration, climate change and the environment rallied in cities around the U.S. on Presidents Day,
The United Kingdom’s former Prime Minister is trying to stop the UK from leaving the European Union:
Tony Blair calls for people to ‘rise up’ against Brexit