Category Archives: History

Iraq Crisis 2014: Understanding the nemesis

The Iraq crisis of 2014 or the northern Iraq offensive began on 5th June 2014 in the Northern regions of Iraq led by the Islamic State of Iraq, Syria and Levant (ISIS) against the Iraqi government following the earlier clashes which began in December 2013 (Levant region consists of Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Cyprus… Read More »

The Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is one of the most magnificent structures of the world and has a place in the 7 wonders of the world. A large part of the wall borders China from Mongolia through the Gobi desert and the wall also acts as a border control measure along the silk route in… Read More »