Amnesty International urges Arkansas to stop ‘conveyor belt of death’

Amnesty International on Thursday criticised the U.S. state of Arkansas over its plans to execute seven convicted killers in an 11-day period this month. Erika Guevara Rosas, director of Amnesty International in the Americas, said in a press statement that such a serie of executions would be unprecedented in modern U.S. history. “Especially after the……

Trump drops non-nuclear ‘mother of all bombs’ on Afghanistan

The United States on Thursday dropped a non nuclear bomb containing 11 tons of explosives on Afghanistan. The explosive was dropped on an ISIS cave complex in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province on the border with Pakistan. A Pentagon spokesman told CBS News’ David Martin, that the bomb is officially called a GBU-43 or Massive Ordnance Air…

U.S. ban on foreign abortion funds hits family planning work in Ethiopia: NGO

The U. S. government reinstatement of bans on groups that provide abortions is endangering family planning works being done in Ethiopia, according to an NGO official. Adam Zeleke, a Senior official at the Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia (FGAE) which at 51 years old is Ethiopia’s oldest family planning organisation, said on Thursday that up……

FBI got court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russia probe

The FBI secured a court order in 2016 to secretly surveil the communications of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, as the agency investigates possible ties between the campaign and Russia. The Washington Post citing law enforcement and other U.S. officials reported that the warrant for Page was obtained last……

Trump restates committment to revamp Wall Street reform rules

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his administration was reducing regulations and revamping the Wall Street reform law known as Dodd-Frank which might be eliminated and replaced with “something else.” “We’re going to reduce taxes, we’re going to eliminate wasteful regulations,” Trump said at a meeting attended by corporate leaders and members of……

Trump will be foolish to deploy forces to South Korea – North Korea

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said that the United States preparations to invade the DPRK has reached “a serious phase of its scenario”. “If the U.S. dares opt for a military action, crying out for ‘preemptive attack’ and ‘removal of the headquarters,’ the DPRK is ready to react to any mode of war……

North Korea looking for trouble’ – Trump warns

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, warned North Korea, saying the country is looking for “trouble”. Trump, on his Twitter handle, threatened to solve the North Korean problem alone should China fail to intervene. “North Korea is looking for trouble. If China decides to help, that would be great. If not, we will solve the……

Trump is foolish – North Korea threatens war with United States

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said that the United States preparations to invade the DPRK has reached “a serious phase of its scenario”. “If the U.S. dares opt for a military action, crying out for ‘preemptive attack’ and ‘removal of the headquarters,’ the DPRK is ready to react to any mode of war…

U.S. Embassy Nigeria: Are You Interested in the Fulbright Program? Check Out These Opportunities?

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DPRK accuses U.S. of trying to “maintain colonial rule” in South Korea

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Monday accused the U.S. of trying to “maintain its colonial rule” in South Korea by helping the conservative forces remain in power. Rodong Sinmun, the official daily of the ruling Korean Workers’ Party, said the U.S. is “displeased with the ever increasing possibility of the collapse of……