Daily Archives: August 9, 2019

US, Britain Voice Concern in Case of Imprisoned Tanzanian Journalist

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – Britain and the United States are asking Tanzania to uphold the rights of all its citizens after a journalist was arrested on charges his lawyer and rights groups say are …

US, Britain Voice Concern in Case of Imprisoned Tanzanian Journalist

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – Britain and the United States are asking Tanzania to uphold the rights of all its citizens after a journalist was arrested on charges his lawyer and rights groups say are …

Mass arrest of foreigners in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, At least 600 foreign nationals were arrested by police on Wednesday, South African media reports.

In the targeted search operation carried out in the main city, Johannesburg, police also confiscated firearms and a large …

Report: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor, Abuse

For many teens, the last year of high school is a time of excitement filled with studies, athletics and dances. But young Eritreans spend the year at a military camp preparing for mandatory conscription and …

UN: Malians Need Protection as Country Descends into Chaos

GENEVA – The U.N. refugee agency is urging countries to provide international protection and asylum to people fleeing the increasingly chaotic conditions in Mali.

The country’s 2015 peace and reconciliation agreement has all but collapsed …