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Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday balked at an immigration deal that would include protections for people from Haiti and some nations in Africa, demanding to know at a White…

Video Of Migrants Sold In Apparent Slave Auction In Libya Provokes Outrage Worldwide

Video Of Migrants Sold In Apparent Slave Auction In Libya Provokes Outrage Worldwide

“I am horrified,” the UN secretary-general said. By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman After a video surfaced showing migrants apparently being sold at auction in Libya, people worldwide have been calling for action.…

Why the arrest of Saudi Arabia’s second richest man is causing shockwaves in Ethiopia

Why the arrest of Saudi Arabia’s second richest man is causing shockwaves in Ethiopia

Sheik Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi owns 4.7% of Ethiopia’s economy and employs 14% of its private workforce. By Roger Baird Saudi Arabia has arrested the country’s second richest man, Sheik Mohammed Hussein…

The migrant slave trade is booming in Libya. Why is the world ignoring it?

The migrant slave trade is booming in Libya. Why is the world ignoring it?

It’s a mass grave that we don’t need the United Nations to verify. Every day an average of 14 migrants, the vast majority from countries in sub-Saharan Africa, die crossing the…

North Korean hackers stole US-South Korea war plans, official says

North Korean hackers stole US-South Korea war plans, official says

Washington (CNN)North Korean hackers allegedly stole classified military documents from a South Korean Defense Ministry database in September 2016, according to Rhee Cheol-hee, a member of South Korea’s National Assembly.…

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford over Rohingya crisis

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford over Rohingya crisis

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of the Freedom of Oxford over her failure to condemn the “ethnic cleansing” of Rohingya Muslims in the south-east Asian…

Untold stories of most vulnerable Rohingya refugees

Untold stories of most vulnerable Rohingya refugees

Rohingya refugees share their stories of dispossession and the problems they are facing at camps in Bangladesh. Balukhali, Cox’s Bazar – More than 430,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar…

Trump Warns of ‘Fire and Fury’ for North Korea if Threats Don’t Stop

Trump Warns of ‘Fire and Fury’ for North Korea if Threats Don’t Stop

WHITE HOUSE —  U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a stark warning to North Korea, saying it “best not make any more threats to the United States. They will…

Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

DAKAR, Senegal — Nigeria’s government is negotiating “seriously” for the release of more than 110 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls still held by Boko Haram and will exchange more detained members of…

Russia Bans Jehovah’s Witnesses, Calling It an Extremist Group

Russia Bans Jehovah’s Witnesses, Calling It an Extremist Group

MOSCOW — Russia’s Supreme Court on Thursday declared Jehovah’s Witnesses, a Christian denomination that rejects violence, an extremist organization, banning the group from operating on Russian territory and putting its…

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