Daily Archives: April 9, 2019

South Africa rhino poacher killed by elephants, eaten by lions

JOHANNESBURG A suspected rhino poacher was trampled to death by an elephant and his body devoured by lions in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, officials said Monday.

South African rangers have recovered the skull of …

One Man’s Quest to Find the Dead After Devastating Cyclone

MAGARU, MOZAMBIQUE He was haunted by the thought of a small child’s skull, unburied and lost in the debris of a cyclone that had claimed hundreds of lives.

Stephen Fonseca stood in a field of …

One Man’s Quest to Find the Dead After Devastating Cyclone

MAGARU, MOZAMBIQUE He was haunted by the thought of a small child’s skull, unburied and lost in the debris of a cyclone that had claimed hundreds of lives.

Stephen Fonseca stood in a field of …

Sudan Police Ordered Not to Shoot Protesters

KHARTOUM/WASHINGTON/JUBA Protesters in Khartoum are continuing to demand the resignation of President Omar al-Bashir, staging a sit-in Tuesday outside army headquarters, where heavy gunfire was heard. Reported attempts by government security forces to break up …

US, Britain, Norway Demand ‘Political Transition’ Plan in Sudan

The U.S., Britain and Norway demanded Tuesday that Sudanese authorities deliver a “credible plan for political transition” as deadly demonstrations seeking the ouster of President Omar al-Bashir continued for a fourth day.

Activists behind the …