Geopolitical tensions disrupting global oil equilibrium

Reading Time: 3 minutes Oil markets grappling with rising tensions in the Middle East and Russian sanctions

Quake worsens problems for Syrian Christians

Members of the Syrian army talking to a Franciscan priest from the Franciscan convent in the Syrian port city of Lattakia outside collapsed homes after the earthquake. Photo courtesy Aid to the Church in Need

Reading Time: 4 minutes The once-thriving Christian communities had already been greatly reduced by the Islamic State campaign against them