AFRICA: Islamist attacks are spreading so fast in West Africa that the region should consider bolstering its response beyond current military efforts, and donors should back such a move, U.N. chief Antonio Guterres said.
AMERICAS: The Mexican government says a natural gas plant and a wind farm to produce electricity will be the first two projects under a U.S.
AFRICA: France said the anti-tank missiles it bought from the United States and were later found in a base belonging to troops loyal to Libya’s eastern commander Khalifa Haftar, were never intended for sale or transfer to any party to anyone involved in the country’s conflict.
AFRICA: At the International Criminal Court, prosecutors accused a Malian jihadist of carrying out war crimes and crimes against humanity, when fundamentalists exploited a Tuareg uprising in 2012 to take over cities in the country’s north.
AMERICAS: U.S. President Donald Trump said that the country would “no longer deal with” the British ambassador who disparaged his administration.