Daily Archives: July 6, 2019

From Libya to Texas, Tragedies Illustrate Plight of Migrants

GENEVA – They are trapped in squalid detention centers on Libya’s front lines. They wash up on the banks of the Rio Grande. They sink without a trace � in the Mediterranean, in the Pacific or in waterways they can’t even name. A handful fall out of air…

From Libya to Texas, Tragedies Illustrate Plight of Migrants

GENEVA – They are trapped in squalid detention centers on Libya’s front lines. They wash up on the banks of the Rio Grande. They sink without a trace � in the Mediterranean, in the Pacific or in waterways they can’t even name. A handful fall out of air…

Massive Displacement in Eastern DR Congo Poses Health Hazard

GENEVA – The International Organization for Migration warns massive displacement from renewed inter-ethnic fighting in DR Congo’s Ebola-affected Ituri province poses a serious health hazard. At least 160 people were killed during renewed clashes early…

US Welcomes Sudan Power-sharing Deal as ‘Important Step Forward’

WASHINGTON – The United States on Saturday welcomed a provisional agreement forged by Sudan’s ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups to share power for three years as an “important step forward.”The U.S. State Departme…

Cameroon and Nigeria Pledge to Combat Terrorism

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Nigeria has promised to assist Cameroon in combating the separatist crisis rocking the central African country’s English speaking region. The pledge, made during a security meeting, has been described by Cameroon authorities as reas…