Daily Archives: May 9, 2019

US Mideast Peace Plan Starts Argument Before It’s Released

UNITED NATIONS A key architect of the long-awaited U.S. plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace lashed out at the U.N.’s anti-Israel bias Thursday while urging support for the Trump administration’s vision. But the Palestinian foreign minister dismissed the U.S. peace effort, saying …

US Mideast Peace Plan Starts Argument Before It’s Released

UNITED NATIONS A key architect of the long-awaited U.S. plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace lashed out at the U.N.’s anti-Israel bias Thursday while urging support for the Trump administration’s vision. But the Palestinian foreign minister dismissed the U.S. peace effort, saying …

Militant attacks complicate cyclone response in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado

Floodwaters from Cyclone Kenneth have receded, but damaged roads and bridges are keeping relief teams from reaching thousands still in need. To make matters worse, recent sporadic violence in Mozambique’s northern province of Cabo Delgado has interrupted aid deliveries.

Suspected …

South Africa Vote Count Marked by Concerns, Surprises

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s electoral commission counted votes Thursday, the day after a parliamentary poll that was expected to be the toughest test yet for the long-ruling African National Congress.

Initial results showed the ANC ahead, but with a much slimmer …

South Africa Vote Count Marked by Concerns, Surprises

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s electoral commission counted votes Thursday, the day after a parliamentary poll that was expected to be the toughest test yet for the long-ruling African National Congress.

Initial results showed the ANC ahead, but with a much slimmer …