Burnt bodies found in vehicles on US-Mexico border

The Mexican government is fighting what it calls a war on drugs, and its security forces have previously been accused of detaining suspects who later go missing. #Burnt #bodies #vehicles #USMexico #border Read More

What you need to know about coronavirus on Friday, January 25

At dawn, market vendors busily unload fresh fruits and vegetables. Office workers fill popular eateries during their lunch breaks. As dusk falls, elderly couples descend on the city’s parks, practicing dance moves by the Yangtze River. Red lanterns have been erected around the city in anticipation of the Lunar New Year celebrations. A year has […]

Museveni: I will accept election results

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni reacts to accusations of increasing repression in the country, and says he will accept the election results if he loses. #Museveni #accept #election #results Read More

A year after Wuhan’s lockdown: China’s former Covid-19 epicenter has emotional scars

At dawn, market vendors busily unload fresh fruits and vegetables. Office workers fill popular eateries during their lunch break. As dusk falls, elderly couples descend on the city’s parks, practicing dance moves by the Yangtze River. Red lanterns have been erected around the city in anticipation of the Lunar New Year celebrations. A year has […]

Latest Covid-19 vaccine and world news

Volunteers check orders of daily necessity goods at a supermarket according to wish lists of residents in quarantine in Tonghua, China, on January 24. Xu Chang/Xinhua/Sipa USA Residents of a city in northeast China have taken to social media to complain that a stringent coronavirus lockdown has left them short of food and medicine, triggering […]

Uganda: US ambassador blocked from visiting Bobi Wine

Wine — a singer-turned-politician, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi — has been under house arrest after the military surrounded his home on Friday. Uganda’s longtime leader President Yoweri Museveni was declared winner for a record sixth term, amid an internet blackout and allegations of rigging. Ambassador Natalie E. Brown went to Wine’s resident to […]