Nabil Karoui, Tunisian businessman and owner of the TV channel Nessma, has been in prison since August 23rd. He is one of the favorites in the country’s presidential elections, and was arrested the same day that electoral and media authorities announced that they were banning the Nessma station from reporting on the campaigns. This was done under the reasoning that Nessma was … [Read more...] about Presidential Elections in Tunisia: A Deviation from the Path of Democracy?
The Senate and the House agree on the idea of revising the entire military health system starting from 2017 but they disagree on the measures proposed to make it happen. The current system serves approximately 9 million or more beneficiaries. The draft was submitted last week by the Senate, calling for making two plans based on the current Tricare system. The two systems would … [Read more...] about The House and Senate Agree on Tricare Reforms but Disagree on the Revised Fees
In order to fix your credit score for a VA home loan and be eligible, you need to understand how the score exactly works. Credit scores are a reflection of your past loans and your payment histories. They focus most on the last two years of credit. It should be noted here that the older your credit score is, the less important it gets. The score you get is a calculation based … [Read more...] about Fixing Your Credit Score for a VA Home Loan
According to many experts, around 10 to 20 percent of Iraq and Afghanistan former troops suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder, which is definitely among the most challenging problem for combat veterans. This not only endangers the troops but also their families, putting hundreds and thousands of people at risk. Since the PTSD is known for costing billions of dollars … [Read more...] about PTSD Treatment Guidelines Need to be Revised
House Lawmakers are already annoyed over the Pentagon?s failure of establishing rules that would allow more military personnel to carry personal firearms while on duty. The House lawmakers are not threatening to withhold funding the Department of Defense does not finalize the plan. Members of the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday revised their initial draft to the … [Read more...] about House Lawmakers Threaten to Withhold Funding If Pentagon Does Allow More Troops to Carry Guns