Libyan Foreign Minister Najla al-Mangoush says she hopes foreign mercenaries will withdraw in the coming days.
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ECDC says ‘very important to progress with vaccine rollout at very high pace’ to stop spread of more contagious variant.
Israel announced Wednesday a delay to the renewed entry of individual tourists and said it could take other steps to counter the spread of the Delta variant of coronavirus despite the country's high vaccination rate. "Due to concern over the potential spread of the Delta variant, the government has postponed the entry of individual tourists by one month to August 1," the tourism ministry said. Israel will however continue to allow in vaccinated...
After wave of mass shootings, Biden to impose a “zero-tolerance” policy for gun dealers who flout the rules.
Graydon Young, one of 14 Oath Keepers charged, enters his plea on Wednesday as cases against rioters continue.
French court overturns ruling saying sale of cannabidiol is illegal
U.S. again votes against U.N. call to end Cuba embargo
Threats and violence mark pandemic debate in Bolsonaro's Brazil
The SADC Standby Force will support Mozambique ‘to combat terrorism and acts of violent extremism’ in Cabo Delgado.
‘Old guard’ of Iraqi parties, militias dig in against a weak state
Ivory Coast's former rebel leader and ex-prime minister Guillaume Soro was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for plotting to overthrow his estranged ally and current president Alassane Ouattara in 2019. Soro had been Ouattara's prime minister in 2011 and was named National Assembly speaker in 2012 -- a post he held until 2019.
Lack of progress at the national level has spurred Colombians to look to local officials to address social demands.
The move comes after a years-long push for removing commanders from decisions on trying sexual assault cases.