Category Archives: Key Issues

South Africa: Ruling party ANC pledges to counter corruption as inquiry continues

CAPE TOWN, The African National Congress (ANC) is determined to get rid of corruption that has eroded its public support, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said.

The ANC needs to redress whatever has gone wrong, said Ramaphosa, who is also …

Program Reunites S. Sudanese Separated During War

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN Tens of thousands of civilians who fled the South Sudanese city of Malakal during fighting that broke out in 2013 are slowly returning home.

The town still bears scars from South Sudan’s five years of conflict. Bullet …

Program Reunites S. Sudanese Separated During War

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN Tens of thousands of civilians who fled the South Sudanese city of Malakal during fighting that broke out in 2013 are slowly returning home.

The town still bears scars from South Sudan’s five years of conflict. Bullet …

Chinese Visit to Italy Seeks Closer Ties, Stirs Suspicions

MILAN At the heart of Chinese Premier Xi Jingping’s visit to Rome beginning Thursday is a key prize: A deal to make Italy the first major democracy to join China’s ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project that has raised concerns …

Chinese Visit to Italy Seeks Closer Ties, Stirs Suspicions

MILAN At the heart of Chinese Premier Xi Jingping’s visit to Rome beginning Thursday is a key prize: A deal to make Italy the first major democracy to join China’s ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project that has raised concerns …