Daily Archives: March 9, 2019

UN Expert: Recruitment of Child Soldiers by Extremist Groups Rising

GENEVA A United Nations expert finds the use of children by violent extremist groups to fight their battles is growing and becoming internationalized. The findings come in a report on Children and Armed Conflict submitted …

UN Expert: Recruitment of Child Soldiers by Extremist Groups Rising

GENEVA A United Nations expert finds the use of children by violent extremist groups to fight their battles is growing and becoming internationalized. The findings come in a report on Children and Armed Conflict submitted …

Attackers in Congo Hit Newly Reopened Ebola Treatment Center

Armed assailants on Saturday attacked an Ebola treatment center in the Democratic Republic of the Congo less than a week after it reopened following a previous attack.

The attack in Butembo came in the early-morning …

Nigerians Vote for Powerful Governor Posts Amid Some Unrest

UGHELLI, NIGERIA Nigerians went to the polls on Saturday to choose governors in 29 of 36 states in Africa’s largest democracy amid reports of heavy military deployment and attacks against electoral facilities in a few …

South Africa commits to support Iran

CAPE TOWN, South Africa is committed to support the Republic of Iran, says International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule.

Despite all the constraints we remain committed to continue to support the Islamic Republic …