Author Archives: Aabaha Websiteka

French police officer kills three before committing suicide

  EVE SZEFTEL | AFP | Published – Monday 20 November 2017   Police officers patrol next to red chemical dust left over blood stains from a crime scene, in which a police officer killed two passerby, then later killed the father of his girlfriend, before finally committing suicide on November 19, 2017. (AFP / Thomas Samson)   SARCELLES, France: ...

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Top China diplomat talks refugee crisis with Myanmar leaders

  Sunday, November 19, 2017   China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi, left, greets Myanmar President Htin Kyaw, right, at the president’s house in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, on Sunday. — AFP NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — China’s foreign minister said on Sunday that the international community must help fight poverty and promote development in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, which has seen hundreds of thousands of ...

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Japan to expand SDF base in tiny but strategically important Djibouti

  Japan Times | Published: November 19, 2017   File Photo: Japan’s Defence Minister Tomomi Inada (front, R) is briefed by senior Self-Defense Forces personnel about their anti-piracy mission off Somalia, in Djibouti, August 15, 2016. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS   JIJI, STAFF REPORT   KESENNUMA, MIYAGI PREF. – Japan has agreed to lease 3 hectares (7.4 acres) of empty ...

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Crunch talks planned to negotiate Mugabe exit

  November 19, 2017   Army soldiers stand guard as protesters demanding President Robert Mugabe stands down gather on the road leading to State House in Harare, Zimbabwe Saturday CREDIT: BEN CURTIS/AP   By Agence France-Presse   Zimbabwean army generals will pile further pressure on President Robert Mugabe to resign Sunday after tens of thousands of overjoyed protesters celebrated the ...

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Somaliland: Waddani Resumes Cooperation With NEC

  November 18, 2017   By Som Tribune   Waddani Political Party Chairman Mr. Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi “Irro”   Somaliland’s Waddani political party chairman, Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi “Irro”, today, confirmed that his party will resume full cooperation with the National Electoral Commission (NEC) once more rescinding the temporary hold it put it on Thursday. Chairman Irro, speaking to the press ...

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Zimbabweans march in Harare to demand Mugabe departure

  AP | Published: Saturday, November 18, 2017   The demonstrators hope a big turnout will speed up the official end of Robert Mugabe’s rule, which is widely blamed for the collapse of Zimbabwe’s economy that was once one of Africa’s wealthiest (AP).   HARARE, Zimbabwe: Euphoric crowds have gathered in Zimbabwe’s capital to demand the departure of President Robert ...

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Rising alarm in Britain over Russian meddling in Brexit vote

November 18, 2017   British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London on Nov. 1, 2017. (Toby Melville/Reuters)   By Karla Adam and William Booth   LONDON — New investigations released this week suggest the Russians meddled in Britain’s historic referendum last year to leave the European Union, placing an already weakened Prime Minister Theresa May in ...

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Egypt’s Nile water share a ‘matter of life or death,’ says Sisi after Ethiopia dam negotiations stalemate

  Ahram Online | Saturday 18 Nov 2017   Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi during a televised talk during an inauguration of MENA’s largest farm in Kafr El-Sheikh (Photo: Al-Ahram)   Egypt’s share of Nile water is a “a matter of life or death for the nation,” Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi said on Saturday in his first comments on the ...

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