Daily Archives: July 6, 2019

‘No to dictatorship!’: Algerians rally on independence day

ALGIERS� Tens of thousands of Algerians have taken to the streets Friday to celebrate their country’s independence from France and continue calls for a new democratic leadership in the wake of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s …

From Libya to Texas, Tragedies Illustrate Plight of Migrants

They are trapped in squalid detention centers on Libya’s front lines. They wash up on the banks of the Rio Grande. They sink without a trace � in the Mediterranean, in the Pacific or in …

Massive Displacement in Eastern DR Congo Poses Health Hazard

The International Organization for Migration warns massive displacement from renewed inter-ethnic fighting in DR Congo’s Ebola-affected Ituri province poses a serious health hazard.

At least 160 people were killed during renewed clashes early last month …