Category: WORLD NEWS

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa Opens Three-Month Amnesty Window For Return Of Stolen Funds

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has opened a three-month amnesty window for the return of public funds illegally stashed...

Kenya President Sworn-in As Police Block Rival Opposition Meeting

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn-in for a second five-year term in front of a rapturous crowd on Tuesday as riot police sealed off an...

Water Entered Missing Argentine Sub’s Snorkel, Causing Short Circuit

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Water entered the snorkel of the Argentine submarine ARA San Juan, causing its battery to short-circuit before it went missing on Nov. 15,...

Ireland Will Block Brexit Talks Unless Border Issue Agreed

LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland’s EU commissioner said Dublin would “continue to play tough” over its threat to veto talks about trade after Brexit...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Cried When He Agreed To Step Down: Report

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe cried and lamented “betrayal by his lieutenants” when he agreed to step down last...

Special Report: ‘Treacherous Shenanigans’ – The Inside Story Of Mugabe’s Downfall

HARARE (Reuters) – Inside State House in Harare, Robert Mugabe was in the tightest spot of his 37-year rule. Tanks were on the streets and troops had occupied the...

Russia’s Putin Signs ‘Foreign Agents’ Media Law

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law on Saturday new measures allowing authorities to list foreign media outlets as “foreign...

German President Summons Grand Coalition Partners For Talks

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) appeared close to dropping their opposition to renewing cooperation with Chancellor Angela Merkel on...

North Korea Replaces Soldiers, South Korea Awards Medals After Defector’s Border Dash

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has reportedly replaced guards and fortified a section of its border with South Korea where a North Korean soldier defected last...

U.S. Hostility: Sudan Begs Russia For Protection

Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir begs Russian President Vladimir Putin for his country’s protection from U.S. aggressive actions. Khartoum needs protection from...