Daily Archives: December 30, 2018

REMOVAL OF BLACK BEACH-GOERS SPARKS PUBLIC OUTRAGE IN S. AFRICA

CAPE TOWN, S. Africa African Environmental Affairs Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, joined the chorus of condemnation, against the removal of blacks from a public beach in Cape Town.

The removal of black beach-goers is “discriminatory,” the …

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos’ interview with the newspaper “SUNDAY ETHNOS” with journalist Voula Kechagia

JOURNALIST: Minister, the completion of the Prespa Agreement is entering the final stretch. What will happen at the Greek Parliament?

G. KATROUGALOS: As we are obligated under the Agreement itself, but primarily because we consider …

Problems Mar Long-Awaited Election Day in DRC

JOHANNESBURG Millions of citizens in the Democratic Republic of Congo voted Sunday in a contentious, chaotic national election that has been repeatedly delayed and marred with glitches and allegations of rigging. While voting day, too, …

EU migration policy

Since the height of the migration crisis in 2015, the EU has implemented measures to better control external borders and migration flows. As a result, irregular arrivals to the EU have been reduced by more …

Delays, Frustration in Congo for Presidential Election

KINSHASA, CONGO People in Congo have begun voting in a long-delayed presidential election that could bring the troubled country’s first peaceful, democratic transfer of power.

In the capital, voters who turned out early were met …