All Items Tagged

“conflict”

Mar 4, 2015 08:57 AM ET
The Myanmar conflict, also known as the Burma Conflict, has been one of the globe's longest-running civil wars since the nation gained its independence in 1948. Julia explains what's behind the violence in the country.
Feb 26, 2015 07:51 AM ET
Haiti and the Dominican Republic may coexist on the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, but historically they've rarely seen eye to eye. What's behind their long-running conflict? Julia explains.
Nov 19, 2014 10:15 AM ET
The city of Jerusalem has been a key geographical focal point in the long-running conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. Trace explains why the city's eastern section is considered so important to both sides.
Nov 10, 2014 11:49 AM ET
Tensions have been set to high between India and Pakistan for what seems like forever. How did the two countries end up at such constant odds with each other? Tara explains.
Nov 5, 2014 09:29 AM ET
The dispute over an island system is only the latest in a series of conflicts between China and Japan. Trace examines some of the reasons the Chinese have issues with the Japanese, even though the two are trade partners.
Oct 23, 2014 01:00 PM ET
Fighting broke out recently at a soccer match between Serbia and Albania, after the game was interrupted by the appearance of an Albanian flag on the field. What's behind the long-running animosity that the two nations harbor for each other?
Aug 8, 2014 11:47 AM ET
While some conflicts tend to lead the headlines on a daily basis, other countries are at also at war, in more places than might be imagined.
Aug 4, 2014 11:47 AM ET
Which are the main groups involved in the long-running conflict between Israel and the Palestinians? Tara Long examines the major, and minor, factions involved.
+ Load More