Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe president

November 24, 2017 in International

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president on Friday, marking the final chapter of a political drama that toppled his predecessor Robert Mugabe after a military takeover. Mnangagwa, until recently one of Mugabe's closest allies, took the oath of office at the national sports stadium...

US slams Venezuela at UN meeting boycotted by Russia, China

November 14, 2017 in International

[caption id="attachment_19811" align="alignleft" width="300"] Venezuelan ambassador to the United Nations Rafael Ramirez Carreno (2L) speaks to the media as his counterparts, Russian Vassily Nebenzia (R), Chinese Liu Jieyi (L) and Bolivian Sacha Sergio Llorenty Soliz listen, during a Security Council Arria formula meeting on the...