Daily Archives: July 21, 2019

IS Decentralizing Into ‘Provinces’ in Bid to Return

WASHINGTON – A series of Islamic State (IS) announcements of new provinces it controls in recent weeks has renewed debate over the group’s possible resurgence after its self-proclaimed caliphate fell, with some analysts warning an increasingly decentra…

South Africa: Ruling party ANC voices “full confidence” in president implicated in election donation scandal

CAPE TOWN, The ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Saturday voiced full confidence in President Cyril Ramaphosa who is implicated in an election donation scandal.Ramaphosa has the ANC’s full confidence in his ability to champion efforts of buildi…

Doctors: Detainee Allegedly Tortured in Sudan Dies

KHARTOUM – A Sudanese civilian detained and allegedly tortured by security agents in a central town has died in custody, a doctors committee linked to the country’s protest movement said Sunday.The man died on Saturday in the town of Dilling in the sta…

Doctors: Detainee Allegedly Tortured in Sudan Dies

KHARTOUM – A Sudanese civilian detained and allegedly tortured by security agents in a central town has died in custody, a doctors committee linked to the country’s protest movement said Sunday.The man died on Saturday in the town of Dilling in the sta…