Al-Shabab Executes 5 Accused of Spying

October 10, 2018 mtadmin 0

Somalia’s al-Shabab militants have executed five men, including a British citizen, whom they accused of spying for U.S., British and Somali intelligence agencies.
An al-Shabab court in the town of Jilib convicted the men Tuesday. …

Zimbabwe’s Dingy Trains Mirror Economic Decline

October 10, 2018 mtadmin 0

Dark, dirty and slow, Zimbabwe’s trains, like much else in the impoverished southern African country, have seen better days.
Once the preferred mode of transport for most Zimbabweans, the state-run rail service mirrors the decline …