Daily Archives: January 2, 2019

BOAT CAPSIZE KILLS AT LEAST 12 IN NORTHERN ETHIOPIA

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, At least 12 people were killed after a boat capsized Monday night, in Tana Lake, in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional state, state media reported, on Tuesday.

It …

MOROCCO DISMANTLES ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION NETWORK

RABAT, Morocco, The Moroccan police said Tuesday, that, they have busted a network, operating in organising illegal immigration.

During a police raid in the city of Sale, near the capital …

In Yemen, World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Traced to Eastern Africa

LONDON Scientists have found that a strain of cholera causing an epidemic in Yemen � the worst in recorded history � came from eastern Africa and was probably borne into …

Algeria Shuts Southern Borders to Syrians Over Security Fears

ALGIERS Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups from Syria deemed to …

UN Security Council Gets New Members, New Presidency

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council has five new members, and one of them � the Dominican Republic � is starting out as the group's president.

Belgium, Germany, Indonesia …