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Thailand appreciates Malaysia’s efforts towards peace in its southern provinces, says envoy

Thailand appreciates Malaysia’s efforts towards peace in its southern provinces, says envoy

KUALA LUMPUR, Thailand appreciates Malaysia's role and contributions as a facilitator for the ongoing peace process in the kingdom's several restive southern border provinces, says its ambassador to Malaysia Narong Sasitorn.

The situation on the …

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Addis Ababa from New York on Friday evening, 8 February.

On Saturday, the Secretary-General met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chair of the African Union Commission. They jointly chaired …

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Addis Ababa from New York on Friday evening, 8 February.

On Saturday, the Secretary-General met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chair of the African Union Commission. They jointly chaired …

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

Activities of Secretary-General in Ethiopia, 8-11 February

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Addis Ababa from New York on Friday evening, 8 February.

On Saturday, the Secretary-General met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chair of the African Union Commission. They jointly chaired …

Aid Groups: Africa Welcomes Refugees, But Freedom and Jobs Needed

Aid Groups: Africa Welcomes Refugees, But Freedom and Jobs Needed

NAIROBI African nations, which host more than 20 million people forced to flee their homes, must enforce international agreements to better protect and provide opportunities for those escaping conflict and disaster, aid groups said Tuesday.…

SADC Condemns Intervention, Interference in Venezuela

SADC Condemns Intervention, Interference in Venezuela

GABORONE The South African Development Community (SADC), a group consisting of 15 African nations, issued a statement condemning the violation of international law in U.S. backed coup actions against Venezuela.

In a letter dated Feb. …

SADC Condemns Intervention, Interference in Venezuela

SADC Condemns Intervention, Interference in Venezuela

GABORONE The South African Development Community (SADC), a group consisting of 15 African nations, issued a statement condemning the violation of international law in U.S. backed coup actions against Venezuela.

In a letter dated Feb. …

French Airstrikes in N. Chad Affirm Support for President Deby

French Airstrikes in N. Chad Affirm Support for President Deby

WASHINGTON When French fighter jets bombarded 40 pickup trucks of suspected insurgents last week in Chad, the former colonial power signaled an unprecedented willingness to engage openly in joint military operations in Northern Africa.

But …

7 Get Life in Prison for Tunisia’s 2015 Terror Attacks

7 Get Life in Prison for Tunisia’s 2015 Terror Attacks

TUNIS, TUNISIA A lawyer says Tunisian authorities have given seven suspects life in prison and handed out other sentences in the trial over two separate 2015 attacks in Tunisia that killed some 60 people, mainly …

7 Get Life in Prison for Tunisia’s 2015 Terror Attacks

7 Get Life in Prison for Tunisia’s 2015 Terror Attacks

TUNIS, TUNISIA A lawyer says Tunisian authorities have given seven suspects life in prison and handed out other sentences in the trial over two separate 2015 attacks in Tunisia that killed some 60 people, mainly …

South Africa’s President Sets Policies, Poll Date

South Africa’s President Sets Policies, Poll Date

JOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa took full advantage of his captive national audience as he made his second annual address as president before Parliament in Cape Town.

His wide-ranging two-hour State of the Nation …

S. Sudan’s Kiir Blames Outsiders for Peace Deal Inaction

S. Sudan’s Kiir Blames Outsiders for Peace Deal Inaction

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN South Sudan President Salva Kiir said Thursday that implementation of the revitalized peace agreement still faced many challenges, largely because of the international community's wait-and-see stance on its implementation.

Kiir told hundreds …

S. Sudan’s Kiir Blames Outsiders for Peace Deal Inaction

S. Sudan’s Kiir Blames Outsiders for Peace Deal Inaction

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN South Sudan President Salva Kiir said Thursday that implementation of the revitalized peace agreement still faced many challenges, largely because of the international community's wait-and-see stance on its implementation.

Kiir told hundreds …