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Japanese Police Train Camp Zama Motorcyclists

CAMP ZAMA, Japan -- Five Japanese police officers visited Camp Zama March 15 to train motorcyclists

Cyclone Idai: Mozambique president says 1,000 may have died

Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi says he has seen bodies floating in flooded areas near Beira port.

Coast Guard, Good Samaritans Searching for Missing Mariner off Oahu

HONOLULU, Hawaii -- The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are searching for a mariner who fell

Brazil's Bolsonaro Stops at CIA on High-stakes Washington Visit

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro visited the CIA on Monday as he sought support from the Trump administration for his security agenda on his first official trip to Washington. The three-day visit underscored Bolsonaro's embrace of U.S. influence in Latin America to confront what he calls a communist threat against democracy — a theme he remarked on at a dinner on Sunday evening with his ministers and right-wing thinkers. President Donald Trump will receive Bolsonaro at the White House on… Read Full Article

UN Hosting Western Sahara Talks in Switzerland This Week

The U.N. envoy for the contested Western Sahara will convene talks in Switzerland later this week, seeking compromise after a first round in December that marked a return to the negotiating table for the first time in six years, a statement said. United Nations efforts have repeatedly failed to broker a settlement over the desert territory, contested between Morocco and the Algerian-backed Polisario since Spain left in 1974. U.N. envoy Horst Koehler said after talks in December that all… Read Full Article

Cookstown hotel disco 'crush': Three teens dead

The girl and two boys died after an incident outside a hotel hosting a St Patrick's Day event in Tyrone.

Israel Supporters Protest UN Rights Meeting

Hundreds of people from across Europe gathered in Geneva Monday to protest as the U.N. Human Rights Council met to discuss allegations of Israeli violations in the Palestinian territories.  While the debate over Palestinian rights was going on inside the United Nations, a rally opposing alleged anti-Israeli prejudice by the 47-member Human Rights Council was taking place outside the premises. Hillel Neuer is Executive Director of the non-governmental organization, U.N. Watch. He told the… Read Full Article

Over 1,000 Feared Dead After Cyclone Slams Into Mozambique

More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation’s president said. “It is a real disaster of great proportions,” President Filipe Nyusi said. Cyclone Idai could prove to be the deadliest storm in generations to hit the impoverished southeast African country of 30 million people. It struck Beira, an Indian Ocean port city of a half-million people… Read Full Article

Russia human rights: Chechnya court jails Memorial activist

Oyub Titiev gets four years in prison for possessing illegal drugs - a charge he says was trumped up.

Dutch shooting: Utrecht police arrest suspect after three killed

Three people were killed and five injured in the shooting on a tram in Utrecht.