Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who was not harmed, said the “well-orchestrated attack” was “cheap and unacceptable.”
A crude bomb may have targeted Emmerson Mnangagwa after a campaign rally in the city of Bulawayo. A few hours after the attack, Mnangagwa took to Twitter to call for peace and unity.
A conservative opinion writer accused the play of trying to influence the subconscious of children.
Taliban militants and Afghan civilians celebrate a cease-fire on the third day of Eid on June 17 in Kandahar province. (AFP/Getty Images)
Taliban militants and Afghan civilians celebrate a cease-fire on the third day of Eid on June 17 in Kandahar province. (AFP/Getty Images)
The three-day cease-fire earlier this month is widely viewed as an unscripted moment that has scrambled the calculus on all sides, opened doors for negotiations once thought shut, won support from key outside actors, and made vague dreams of ending the conflict seem more tangible.
Government forces are trying to wrest back the rebellious town of Masaya, whose residents are challenging the rule of President Daniel Ortega.
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The statement, issued late Saturday, comes three days after Trump halted migrant family separations amid public outcry.

Arnovis Guidos Portillo last saw his 6-year-old daughter on May 26, when he asked for asylum in Texas.

The reports by a state-controlled website marked the first comments from North Korea on U.S. relations since Trump's shift on the threat level from Pyongyang.

Minutes after midnight, Saudi women took to the road as the kingdom's male-only driving laws officially ended.

A jogger accidentally crossed into the U.S. from Canada and was detained for two weeks

Cedella Roman, 19, told CBC News she thought the Border Patrol officers might simply let her go with a warning. That was not to be the case.

The agreement between Abadi and cleric Moqtada al-Sadr brings the country closer to forming a new government.

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The punishment for Monsignor Carlo Capella, who had been stationed in the District, approached the maximum allowed.

But the march seemed to do little to bring clarity to Britain’s messy exit from the European bloc.

“Were our efforts the reason the ban was lifted? Or was it a decision that had been made regardless of our struggles?”

Nationwide protests have erupted in Spain after the release of “The Wolf Pack” — five men who sexually assaulted a teenage girl in 2016.

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Monsignor Carlo Capella’s case constitutes a test for the Vatican’s justice system.

The president’s executive order relieved some political pressure but intensified friction between the Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security.

Many factors, including the prospect of reuniting with family members, spur migrants to try to reach the United States.

The addition of D.C. federal prosecutors to the case would allow it to continue after the special counsel’s work is done.

Lord Ivar Mountbatten, a third cousin of the Queen, will wed his partner, James Coyle, later this summer.

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Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric who emerged as the main winner in Iraq’s parliamentary elections last month, campaigned on a platform to end sectarian politics and replace it with a government that puts Iraqis first.

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Turkey held high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday that could consolidate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s hold on power or curtail his vast political ambitions.

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President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and Mideast envoy says the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or without input from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

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Polls open in Turkey’s high-stakes presidential and parliamentary elections.

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Outside a sprawling mall in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, young single men and women walk through an open-air exhibit where Saudi women and traffic police explain the ins and outs of handling a car. Children take a lap around a makeshift course in tiny electric cars as clowns appear on a small stage, dancing for the crowd. A song with a woman’s voice blares through the loudspeakers, singing: “I love you Saudia. My love, Saudia.”

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have named their baby daughter Neve and say they want her to grow up in a world in which she can make choices about her family and career based on what she wants.

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