Home / World (page 2)


All 157 people on board crashed Ethiopian plane confirmed dead

ADDIS ABABA, March 11, 2019 (Xinhua) All 157 people on board the Ethiopian Airlines (ET) flight that crashed earlier Sunday are confirmed dead, Ethiopian state television reported. All 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard ET 302, bound for Nairobi, Kenya, are confirmed killed, the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) said. …

Read More »

Huawei CFO suing Canada, its border agency and the RCMP

March 6, 2019 An executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei is suing the Canadian government, its border agency and the national police force, saying they detained, searched and interrogated her before telling her she was under arrest. Lawyers for Meng Wanzhou said Sunday they filed a notice of civil claim …

Read More »

US sanctions six Venezuelan security officials over blocking aid

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2019 (AFP) The United States imposed sanctions on Friday on six Venezuelan security officials for obstructing aid, which Washington had tried to force in as part of its effort to topple President Nicolas Maduro. The six include Major General Richard Jesus Lopez Vargas, the commanding general of …

Read More »