Daily Archives: June 30, 2019

Turkey: Libya Holds 6 Nationals, Will Respond to Attack

ISTANBUL Turkey said Sunday that six of its nationals were being held by a Libyan force and vowed to respond to any attacks on its vessels or interests.

The Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a …

IOM: Migrant Deaths Globally Top 32,000 Since 2014

The International Organization for Migrationsays more than 32,000 migrants worldwide have died or gone missing between 2014 and 2018, with most fatalities occurring on the deadly Mediterranean Sea crossing from North Africa to Europe.

The …

5 Killed as Thousands Rally in Sudan to Demand Civilian Rule

A Sudanese doctors group says five people have been killed and several seriously wounded in a day of demonstrations against continued military rule in Sudan.

Tens of thousands of protesters rallied across the country Sunday …