Conflicts / War / Peace

Exclusive: Guatemala election winner hopes to change Trump migrant…

Exclusive: Guatemala election winner hopes to change Trump migrant…

Published 12/08/2019

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - The winner of Guatemala’s presidential election, Alejandro Giammattei, said on Sunday he hoped he could make changes to a controversial migration [more…]

Guatemala conservative romps to landslide win, faces big migration…

Guatemala conservative romps to landslide win, faces big migration…

Published 12/08/2019

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Conservative Alejandro Giammattei swept aside his center-left rival in Guatemala’s presidential election on Sunday, and now inherits an unpopular migration deal [more…]

WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

Published 11/08/2019

GOMA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization said it has vaccinated over 1,300 people who potentially came into contact with the Ebola virus in the [more…]

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

North Korea’s Kim oversaw Saturday’s test of ‘new weapon’: KCNA

Published 10/08/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected Saturday’s test of a new weapon, which was developed to suit the country’s terrain, state [more…]

Egyptian artist paints murals on houses to celebrate haj

Egyptian artist paints murals on houses to celebrate haj

Published 07/08/2019

CAIRO (Reuters) - Eid Al Salwaawi, 69, paints murals of the rituals of the haj pilgrimage on the walls of a house in Cairo’s Sayeda [more…]

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia

Published 03/08/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in favor of placing ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia relatively soon, [more…]

Japan’s Abe unlikely to meet South Korea’s Moon at U.N. in…

Japan’s Abe unlikely to meet South Korea’s Moon at U.N. in…

Published 29/07/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is unlikely to meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in during the United Nations General Assembly in September, [more…]

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

Published 26/07/2019

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States could bolster the battle against the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo by allowing more of its experts [more…]

Top world film makers to honor 25th Sarajevo film festival

Top world film makers to honor 25th Sarajevo film festival

Published 26/07/2019

SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Some of the world’s top film makers, including two-time Oscar-winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, will show their movies and hold master classes [more…]

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Published 15/07/2019

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that he had never broken the law with the Gupta [more…]