Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo: Upsurge in Killings in ‘Ebola Zone’

Unidentified fighters have killed more than 1,000 civilians in Beni territory in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in a series of massacres beginning four years ago, Human Rights Watch said today. On September 22, 2018, …

US to Confront Russia, China on Militarization of Outer Space

GENEVA, At an upcoming U.N. disarmament conference, the United States vows to push back against Russian and Chinese threats against the peaceful use of outer space. The U.N. General Assembly First Committee on Disarmament and …

Melania Trump in Malawi, Next Stop on Goodwill Africa Tour

LILONGWE, MALAWI, U.S. first lady Melania Trump visited Malawi Thursday on the second leg of her four-nation tour of Africa.

Trump landed in the capital, Lilongwe, and went to a primary school where about 8,000 …

US Says Russians Hacked Doping Agencies, Other Organizations

WASHINGTON, The U.S. Justice Department said Thursday that it had charged seven Russian intelligence officers with hacking the computer networks of international anti-doping agencies, as well as organizations investigating Russia’s use of chemical agents.

Announcing …