KINSHASA - Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila has pardoned nine members of a separatist movement as he pursues a policy of national dialogue...
The principle of milk banks is simple: mothers donate milk, which is tested, pasteurised, then delivered to babies in need.
Several gunmen burst into the home of a newly elected Mexican mayor and shot her dead on Saturday, just hours into her tenure
"After more than two decades of violence and political instability, Somalia is on a positive trajectory," OCHA said, while warning the "promising trend"...
Executions have soared in the country since King Salman acceded the throne in January 2015.
No group has claimed responsibility yet but Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab extremists have carried out a raft of similar attacks in the past.
"Five to six security personnel were injured and they have been evacuated to hospital."
Media reports identified the shooter as an Arab in his late twenties from northern Israel.
Nimr al-Nimr was a driving force of the protests that broke out in 2011 in the Sunni-ruled kingdom's east.
The announcements come with China also expanding its naval capacity by building a second aircraft carrier.
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