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Kenya waits to hear final results of already disputed vote

Kenya waits to hear final results of already disputed vote

Kenya has been relatively calm this week, but the country braced for possible violence on Friday night. "What we need to make this work is to have better voter education and awareness programmes", he said , adding, that could be possible by the next elections in 2022.


Trump hails United Nations vote to sanction North Korea

Trump hails United Nations vote to sanction North Korea

It also prohibits countries from increasing the current numbers of North Korean labourers working overseas, bans new joint ventures with North Korea and any new investment in current joint ventures. North Korea said the latest sanctions infringed its sovereignty and it was ready to give Washington a "severe lesson" with its strategic nuclear force in response to any USA military action.


Syrian army closes in on IS-held town in Raqqa

Syrian army closes in on IS-held town in Raqqa

Ryan Dillon, a spokesperson for the USA -led counter ISIS coalition. The Syrian conflict began when the Baath regime, in power since 1963 and led by President Bashar al-Assad, responded with military force to peaceful protests demanding democratic reforms during the Arab Spring wave of uprisings, triggering an armed rebellion fuelled by mass defections from the Syrian army.


Man charged for throwing rifle into water used in deadly shooting

Man charged for throwing rifle into water used in deadly shooting

Noble told police he threw the rifle into a body of water, and on Thursday led investigators to the site, according to an affidavit filed in Henry County Circuit Court. Noble then said that on August 7, he came home around 2 a.m. from Lee's Summit, walked into his house, and saw the rifle leaning against the inside doorway.


Russian Federation ready for equitable dialogue with European Union and US - Lavrov

Russian Federation ready for equitable dialogue with European Union and US - Lavrov

The talk (in Washington) is that there must be a preventive strike made on North Korea, while Pyongyang is threatening to carry out a missile strike on the US base in Guam. After North Korea's fresh declaration of better nuclear capabilities, Russian Federation and China backed USA sanctions on the regime last week. "The zones of the possible launches [of North Korean missiles] were given increased attention", the lawmaker added.