Here’s what you might have missed this week in the world:
South Sudan – UN Human Rights Council says country is edging close to genocide. “A steady process of ethnic cleansing is already underway in some parts of the country. We don’t use that expression lightly,” said Yasmin Sooka, chairwoman of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan.
— BBC Africa (@BBCAfrica) March 8, 2017
Wikileaks – Wikileaks published a news release announcing the CIA has used Samsung TVs and iPhones to spy on people.
WikiLeaks release said CIA managed to bypass encryption in mobile apps by compromising the entire phone https://t.co/OYmSNvSApL
— The New York Times (@nytimes) March 7, 2017
South Korea – President Park Geun-Hye has been removed from office due to abuse of power and attempted fraud.
Impeached president Park Geun-hye is still residing in the presidential Blue House. https://t.co/UCVcS52Phv
— NPR (@NPR) March 12, 2017
Great Barrier Reef – For the second consecutive year, there have been signs that the Great Barrier Reef is suffering from bleaching due to increased water temperatures.
— Greenpeace (@Greenpeace) March 13, 2017