Daily Archives: July 23, 2022

Al-Qaida Affiliate Claims Attack on Mali’s Main Military Base

DAKAR, SENEGAL — Al-Qaida’s affiliate in Mali claimed responsibility Saturday for an attack on the country’s main military base, which it said was a response to governmental collaboration with Russian mercenaries.Friday’s raid on the Kati base 15 kilom…

Arrests as Madagascar Opposition Protest Living Costs

ANTANANARIVO, MADAGASCAR — Police in Madagascar detained two leading members of the main opposition party on Saturday during a protest in the capital against rising living costs and economic hardship.Several hundred anti-government demonstrators gather…

Hit Manga Series ‘One Piece’ Celebrates 25th Birthday

PARIS — A manga series about a treasure-hunting pirate that has captivated millions of fans worldwide celebrates its 25th birthday as the final chapter of the bestselling saga reveals its secrets.The last instalment of One Piece begins July 25 in Japan…