Biography of Andrew Young
Andrew Young was born on the 12th day of March, 1932 in Louisiana, New Orleans. He is a minister, former Mayor of Atlanta, U.S Ambassador to the United Nations and the U.S congressmen. Andrew was a friend to Martin Luther King Jr., and he was with Dr. King when he was assassinated. Andrew Young served on the forefront of the civil right battle ground.
Indian Ocean 2004 Earthquake
In 2004, a 9.3 magnitude earthquake occurred as a result of the subduction of tectonic plates in the Indian Ocean. This earthquake was the third most powerful on record, and sent tsunami waves 98 feet high rushing towards the shores of Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Thailand…
Syrian Opposition – If the Assad Regime Falls, Who Are These Guys and Can They Be Trusted?
Apparently, there is a large group of defectors from the Syrian army, which are now leading the fight against the Assad Regime. So far, they have attacked a Syrian military base which had aerial intelligence facilities. In many regards this is good, because it means the Assad regime cannot use that information and intelligence to attack their own people and civilians.
Canada Will Soon Become a Jobs Hub
Already the Minister of Canada’s Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism- Jason Kenney is planning to bring in more than 10,000 skilled workers and professionals by 2012 to fill in the vacant positions in Canada. That’s a lot considering the unemployment rates that are bursting out of every corner in the world, but Canada seems to shift on the other foot. Like China, Canada’s economy is booming and the need for workers are ever-increasing and since there’s not enough manpower within their local population, the government is looking elsewhere to help fill this gap.
Full Potential Of Oil Reserves In Iraq Not Realised
Around 66 oil reserves have been discovered in Iraq, while most of it still remains unexplored. It is suspected that more discoveries of oil fields will be made in the years to come. However, with the resources lying at its feet, Iraq is unable to utilise it to its maximum potential.