Daily Archives: December 30, 2018

Deaths Mar Bangladesh Election; Turnout Appears Thin

DHAKA, BANGLADESH Clashes between supporters of Bangladesh’s ruling party and its opponents killed two people and wounded nearly a dozen Sunday, a government official and police said, as the country voted in a general election after violence-plagued campaigns.

Reuters reporters …

Deaths Mar Bangladesh Election; Turnout Appears Thin

DHAKA, BANGLADESH Clashes between supporters of Bangladesh’s ruling party and its opponents killed two people and wounded nearly a dozen Sunday, a government official and police said, as the country voted in a general election after violence-plagued campaigns.

Reuters reporters …

MOROCCO ARRESTS SWISS CITIZEN OVER SUSPECTED LINKS TO MURDER OF TWO FOREIGN TOURISTS

RABAT, Morocco, Moroccan security services, arrested a Swiss citizen, over suspected links to the previously arrested people, following the murder of two foreign tourists, in a mountainous area in central Morocco, the Interior Ministry said.

According to a statement from …

REMOVAL OF BLACK BEACH-GOERS SPARKS PUBLIC OUTRAGE IN S. AFRICA

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa, South African Environmental Affairs Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, joined the chorus of condemnation, against the removal of blacks from a public beach in Cape Town.

The removal of black beach-goers is “discriminatory,” the minister said.

Last Sunday …

French, Niger Troops Kill Islamist Insurgents in Joint Operation

PARIS French and Nigerien troops killed around 15 Islamist militants in a joint air and ground operation in south west Niger on Dec. 27, France’s armed forces and Defense Ministry said on Sunday.

The air raid and ground assault took …

French, Niger Troops Kill Islamist Insurgents in Joint Operation

PARIS French and Nigerien troops killed around 15 Islamist militants in a joint air and ground operation in south west Niger on Dec. 27, France’s armed forces and Defense Ministry said on Sunday.

The air raid and ground assault took …