The best walled cities in Asia

The walls of Japan’s Kawloon city walled by the Chinese Nationalist army are home to some of the most fascinating archaeological sites in Asia.It was built as a fortified settlement during the Qing Dynasty (1368-1644) by Emperor Qianlong to stop invading Mongols.However, after the Chinese Civil War in 1841, Kawloons inhabitants moved on, taking their […]

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‘It was like the city of hell’: Paris’s deadly Paris attacks

Paris, France — Paris is no stranger to deadly attacks.But in this case, a group of Islamic extremists apparently set off bombs that killed dozens of people on the streets of Paris.The attacks were so brutal and so shocking that they led to the death penalty for several suspects, including the alleged mastermind of the […]

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