The parents of a motorcyclist killed in a traffic crash that involved an American diplomat’s wife took their case directly to U.S. audiences Monday, holding a New York news conference at which they urged the woman to return to Britain. The parents of Harry Dunn have reached out to American politicians and plan to be in Washington on Wednesday...
Vor zwei Jahren stimmten die Katalanen trotz eines Justizverbots über eine Abspaltung ihrer Region von Spanien ab. Nun ist klar: Der Großteil der separatistischen Führungsriege muss wegen "Aufruhrs" viele Jahre ins Gefängnis. Nach der Urteilsverkündung gab es deshalb rund um Barcelona heftige Proteste. Auf der Plaça de Catalunya versammelten sich am Montag Tausende Unterstützer der Separatisten. Andere aufgebrachte Unabhängigkeitsbefürworter blockierten Straßen und...
Quito, Ecuador - Jose Pilataxi danced around a fire in the centre of the Ecuadorian capital Quito on Sunday night, celebrating with thousands of other protesters the cancelation of an austerity package that sparked violent protests across the country for 11 days and brought the economy to a standstill. "I'm very very happy for the whole country, and for having...
Market News Kenyan coffee producer to supply US bhang-laced drinks maker Monday, October 14, 2019 21:35 By JAMES KARIUKI A woman picking ripe coffee beans. FILE PHOTO | NMG  A Kenyan-based coffee producer has signed a trade deal with an American beverages company to supply ground berries for making bhang-laced drinks.The deal between the Fair Trade coffee-registered producer will see New York-listed Puration...
Conservative academic Kais Saied celebrates his victory in the Tunisian presidential election in the capital Tunis on October 13, 2019. PHOTO | FETHI BELAID | AFP  By AFPMore by this Author TunisConservative academic Kais Saied, who is poised to become Tunisia's next president, on Sunday thanked the "young people for turning a new page" in the country's history."We will try...
Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Monday officially scrapped his own law to cut expensive fuel subsidies after days of violent protests against the IMF-backed measure, returning fuel prices to prior levels until a new measure can be found. The signing of the decree is a blow to Moreno, and leaves big questions about the oil-producing nation’s fiscal situation. But...
Bei den Krawallen in dem Flüchtlingscamp auf der Ägäisinsel wurden nach Berichten örtlicher Medien mindestens drei Menschen durch Messerstiche verletzt. Weitere Personen seien mit Atembeschwerden ins Krankenhaus gebracht worden. Bei den Ausschreitungen auf Samos setzte die Polizei demnach Tränengas ein, um die Randalierer auseinander zu treiben. Ausgelöst wurden die Krawalle laut lokalen Quellen durch Schlägereien zwischen Migranten aus...