Earlier this week, the military seized power in Burkina Faso, ousting the country’s democratically elected president, Roch Marc Christian Kaboré. The coup was announced on state television Monday by a young officer who said the military had suspended the constitution and dissolved the government. Beside him sat a...read full story. "When the U.S ... .
China has thrown its political weight behind Russia as fears of it potentially invading Ukraine grows, pointing to Moscow’s “legitimate security concerns” in a call to US officials ... He also said China opposes “external interference” in how other countries are run ... The US and its NATO allies have said they are ready for any eventuality ... .
The new military leader of Burkina Faso has promised a return to the normal constitutional order "when the conditions are right". Lieutenant Colonel Paul-Henri Damiba led a mutiny that ousted PresidentRoch Kaboré on Monday. He blamed the president for failing to contain violence by Islamist militants ... He wrote a book on the topic last year.
SEOUL. North Korea said Friday its two latest rounds of weapons tests this week were successful while vowing to bolster its nuclear “war deterrent” and speed up the development of more powerful warheads ...KCNA said Tuesday's launches were of a purported long-range cruise missile the North first tested in September ... Looking for Something? ... .
Three police officers are in stable condition late Thursday after they were injured with gunshot wounds�in a shootout near downtown Houston, Texas...Please avoid the area," the department announced on Twitter.
Casualties have been reported after Kyrgyz and Tajik border guards exchanged fire amid a standoff over a blocked road, in the latest clash between the former Soviet neighbours following a similar violent incident last year that killed dozens ...Tajikistan said there were casualties among its civilians and border guards, but provided no figures ... .
(TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras) — Hondurans saw Xiomara Castro sworn in as their country’s first female president Thursday amid a sea of waving flags in the national stadium ... “My government will not continue the vortex that has condemned generations of young people to pay the debt taken on behind their backs,” Castro said ... Rep.