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Nawaz Sharif Replaced as Pakistani Prime Minister

Nawaz Sharif Replaced as Pakistani Prime Minister

On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, a former petroleum minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, an ally of the ejected leader, Nawaz Sharif, was chosen by Pakistani lawmakers to temporarily replace him. This took place after Sharif’s resignation as Pakistan’s prime minister because he was found guilty of corruption just five days ago. Abbasi was nominated as an interim leader by […]

6.5M Earthquake Strikes Indonesia

6.5M Earthquake Strikes Indonesia

The region of Papua, Indonesia suffered an earthquake measuring 6.5 in magnitude, Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at 23:49:29 UTC. Primary areas that were affected include Ubrub, Abepura, and Jayapura. This is the second consecutive earthquake reported in Indonesia this week. The Southeast Asian nation was hit yesterday by a quake of the same magnitude. There is no tsunami […]

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