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.
AFRICA: The power-sharing agreement between the Sudanese military and pro-democracy protesters last week came after the US and its Arab allies applied intense pressure on both sides amid fears of a civil war.
AMERICAS: Venezuela’s opposition will meet with representatives of President Nicolas Maduro’s government in Barbados for talks mediated by Norway, the parties involved said.
AFRICA: The United Nations Security Council condemned a deadly air strike on a migrant detention center in Libya, called for the warring parties in the country to commit to a ceasefire and urged other countries not to intervene or exacerbate the conflict.