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Feb 28, 2021
GENEVA — The UN rights office said it had credible information that at least 18 people had been killed in Sunday's crackdown on protesters in Myanmar as it strongly condemned the violence.Myanmar security forces opened fire on protesters, killing at least eight, according to AFP sources in the country including rescue workers, in the bloodiest acti ...
Feb 27, 2021
WASHINGTON — A US panel on Friday recommended Johnson & Johnson's one-dose COVID- ...
Feb 27, 2021
LAGOS — Kidnappers have freed 42 people, including 27 children, snatched from a schoo ...
Feb 25, 2021
AMMAN — Since the change of leadership in 2017, a new impulse for change is happening in Angola, with a political will to distribute resourc ...
Feb 23, 2021
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden ordered flags lowered to half mast Monday after the United States crossed the "heartbreaking" milestone of ...
Feb 23, 2021
GENEVA — Around 7,000 people have fled rapidly-escalating communal violence in western Ethiopia, seeking safety in neighbouring Sudan, the U ...
Feb 23, 2021
GENEVA — The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday blasted wealthy countries for not only hogging COVID vaccines but in doing so, hinder ...
Feb 22, 2021
VERSAILLES, France — Pandemic or not, it’s a theatre space that very rarely sees an audience: Marie-Antoinette’s personal playhouse in the g ...
Feb 22, 2021
GOMA, DRC — Italy’s ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was killed on Monday when a UN convoy came under attack in the ...
Feb 21, 2021
YANGON — A lethal attack on anti-coup protesters in Myanmar sparked fresh UN condemnation of the country's new military regime on Sunday, as ...
Feb 21, 2021
LONDON — The UK government on Sunday vowed to offer a first coronavirus vaccine dose to every adult by the end of July, as it readied to ann ...
Feb 20, 2021
PARIS — The number of coronavirus vaccine doses administered worldwide passed 200 million Saturday, an AFP count showed, as wealthy G-7 coun ...
Feb 20, 2021
TIJUANA, Mexico — A first group of 25 asylum seekers crossed the US border on Friday under President Joe Biden's sweeping immigration reform ...

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