Daily Archives: May 20, 2013

Two days of bombings, attacks on police and a botched hostage rescue kills 50 people in Iraq

BAGHDAD: Two days of bombings, attacks on police and a botched hostage rescue killed 50 people in Iraq, among them 24 police who died as security sharply deteriorates in Anbar province, officials said today.

Anbar, …

An Algerian court sentence 14 Malian members of MNLA to 20 years’ jail for arms smuggling and entering the country illegally

ALGIERS: An Algerian court sentenced 14 Malian members of the National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad (MNLA) to 20 years’ jail for arms smuggling and entering the country illegally, El Khabar daily reported today.…

Fugitive leader of Ansar al-Sharia, radical Islamist group in Tunisia, says his supporters cannot be defeated despite persecution

TUNIS: The fugitive leader of Ansar al-Sharia, the radical Islamist group in Tunisia, said his supporters cannot be defeated despite their ‘persecution,’ in a recording posted online late yesterday after bloody clashes with police.

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NamPol is said to be working hard to trace fugitive Lazarus Shaduka, found guilty on a charge of murdering wife

WINDHOEK: The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) is said to be working hard to trace fugitive Lazarus Shaduka, who was found guilty in December last year on a charge of murdering his wife.

Shaduka allegedly fled …

Omakange inundated by livestock looking for grazing

OMAKANGE: A traditional councillor at the Omakange village has called on traditional leaders and regional councillors in the Kunene Region to drill boreholes for water in order to safe livestock.

Gustaf Tjimuhiva told Nampa in …