Daily Archives: January 19, 2019

Thousands Worldwide Join Women’s March

Thousands of women gathered in cities in the United States and around the world Saturday for the third annual Women’s March to demand gender equality and call attention to environmental concerns and immigrant rights, among other issues.

At a rally …

Thousands Worldwide Join Women’s March

Thousands of women gathered in cities in the United States and around the world Saturday for the third annual Women’s March to demand gender equality and call attention to environmental concerns and immigrant rights, among other issues.

At a rally …

SAUDI ARABIA PLANS OIL REFINERY, PETROCHEMICALS PLANT IN SOUTH AFRICA

PRETORIA, Saudi Arabia plans to build an oil refinery and a petrochemicals plant in South Africa as part of $10 billion of investments in the country, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said on Friday.

Saudi oil would be used in …

UN REFUGEE AGENCY WELCOMES ETHIOPIA’S REVISED REFUGEE LAW

ADDIS ABABA, The Office of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Friday welcomed Ethiopia’s historic new refugee law that enables refugees to access more social services and integrate into society.

Ethiopia’s parliament on Thursday adopted revisions in its …

UN REFUGEE AGENCY WELCOMES ETHIOPIA’S REVISED REFUGEE LAW

ADDIS ABABA, The Office of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Friday welcomed Ethiopia’s historic new refugee law that enables refugees to access more social services and integrate into society.

Ethiopia’s parliament on Thursday adopted revisions in its …

Ethiopia Readies ‘Massive Offensive’ on al-Shabab in Somalia

ADDIS ABABA The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a massive offensive in response.

The statement rejected an al-Shabab claim …