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US expresses concern as Israeli police crack down in Jerusalem

US expresses concern as Israeli police crack down in Jerusalem

The United States has expressed “serious concern” about violence in Jerusalem as Israeli police again cracked down on protesters rallying[Read More…]

May 10, 2021 0 comments English
Al-Aqsa mosque: Dozens hurt in Jerusalem clashes

Al-Aqsa mosque: Dozens hurt in Jerusalem clashes

At least 163 Palestinians and six Israeli police officers have been hurt in clashes in Jerusalem, Palestinian medics and Israeli[Read More…]

May 8, 2021 0 comments English
Ethiopia replaces head of interim gov’t in war-wracked Tigray

Ethiopia replaces head of interim gov’t in war-wracked Tigray

Ethiopia’s federal government has replaced the head of the interim administration of Tigray, a region racked by more than six[Read More…]

May 6, 2021 0 comments English
Tanzania’s new president challenges Covid-19 denial

Tanzania’s new president challenges Covid-19 denial

Her predecessor was known for his rhetorical outbursts, whereas Tanzania’s new president is calm. Where he was contentious, President Samia[Read More…]

May 4, 2021 0 comments English
Biden marks 10-year anniversary of raid that killed Osama bin Laden

Biden marks 10-year anniversary of raid that killed Osama bin Laden

It has been ten years since US Special Forces conducted a raid in Pakistan that resulted in the death of[Read More…]

May 3, 2021 0 comments English
NKorea warns US of ‘very grave situation’ over Biden speech

NKorea warns US of ‘very grave situation’ over Biden speech

North Korea on Sunday warned the United States will face “a very grave situation” because President Joe Biden “made a[Read More…]

May 2, 2021 0 comments English
Pentagon chief calls for ‘new vision’ for American defense

Pentagon chief calls for ‘new vision’ for American defense

In his first major speech as Pentagon chief, Lloyd Austin on Friday called for developing a “new vision” for American[Read More…]

May 1, 2021 0 comments English
US to restrict travel from India to curb COVID-19 spread

US to restrict travel from India to curb COVID-19 spread

The United States will restrict travel from India starting from May 4, the White House said on Friday, citing a[Read More…]

May 1, 2021 0 comments English
France sanctions Lebanese figures ‘for preventing crisis exit’

France sanctions Lebanese figures ‘for preventing crisis exit’

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said Paris began imposing entry restrictions on certain Lebanese figures for alleged corruption[Read More…]

April 30, 2021 0 comments English
Man accused of vandalizing Minnesota mosque says it was joke

Man accused of vandalizing Minnesota mosque says it was joke

A man accused of spray-painting hate messages on a Minnesota mosque told police he meant it as a joke, according[Read More…]

April 29, 2021 0 comments English
US to send more than $100m in COVID-19 supplies to India

US to send more than $100m in COVID-19 supplies to India

The White House said the United States is sending supplies worth more than $100m to India to help it fight[Read More…]

April 29, 2021 0 comments English
Somalia president backs down over election row

Somalia president backs down over election row

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has backed down from his attempt to extend his tenure for two years – a[Read More…]

April 28, 2021 0 comments English
Israel uses ‘apartheid’ to subjugate Palestinians: HRW

Israel uses ‘apartheid’ to subjugate Palestinians: HRW

Israel is committing “crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution” against Palestinians and the international community must reevaluate diplomatic relations[Read More…]

April 27, 2021 0 comments English
Somalia Election Stalemate Triggers Violence

Somalia Election Stalemate Triggers Violence

Intermittent gunfire rocked the Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Sunday as rival forces clashed following the breakdown of talks on elections. [Read More…]

April 26, 2021 0 comments English
Biden recognizes atrocities against Armenians as genocide

Biden recognizes atrocities against Armenians as genocide

The systematic killing and deportation of more than a million Armenians by Ottoman Empire forces in the early 20th century was “genocide,”[Read More…]

April 25, 2021 0 comments English
Idriss Déby: Thousands attend funeral of Chad president

Idriss Déby: Thousands attend funeral of Chad president

Thousands of Chadians attended the state funeral of long-serving President Idriss Déby after he was killed earlier this week during[Read More…]

April 24, 2021 0 comments English
Biden tells Erdogan he plans to recognise Armenian ‘genocide’

Biden tells Erdogan he plans to recognise Armenian ‘genocide’

United States President Joe Biden told Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that he plans to recognise the mass killing of[Read More…]

April 24, 2021 0 comments English
Violent clashes in Jerusalem after Israeli far-right march

Violent clashes in Jerusalem after Israeli far-right march

More than 100 Palestinians and 20 Israeli police have been wounded in overnight violent clashes that ensued after far-right Israelis[Read More…]

April 23, 2021 0 comments English
A pro-Russian man (not seen) holds a Russian flag behind an armed servicemen on top of a Russian army vehicle outside a Ukrainian border guard post in the Crimean town of Balaclava March 1, 2014. Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of sending thousands of extra troops to Crimea and placed its military in the area on high alert as the Black Sea peninsula appeared to slip beyond Kiev's control. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (UKRAINE - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS CIVIL UNREST) - RTR3FVD5

Russia to pull back troops from Ukraine border

Russia will on Friday begin returning troops to permanent bases inside the country, pulling them back from near the border[Read More…]

April 23, 2021 0 comments English
Sudan talks tough with Ethiopia over River Nile dam

Sudan talks tough with Ethiopia over River Nile dam

Sudan is caught in the middle of a decade-long row between Ethiopia and Egypt over the dam Ethiopia is building[Read More…]

April 23, 2021 0 comments English