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 ca…

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 ca…

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 t…

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 …

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 place near Tongo Ton…

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 place near Tongo Ton…