Daily Archives: January 2, 2019

Algeria Shuts Southern Borders to Syrians Over Security Fears

ALGIERS- Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups from Syria deemed to pose a security risk, a …

In Ethiopia, As Capital Rises, History Rots

ADDIS ABABA From its hillside overlooking the Ethiopian capital, Berhanu Mengistu’s century-old, gabled family home has seen emperors and governments rise and fall.

It has withstood economic stagnation and the rapid population growth that replaced …

In Ethiopia, As Capital Rises, History Rots

ADDIS ABABA From its hillside overlooking the Ethiopian capital, Berhanu Mengistu’s century-old, gabled family home has seen emperors and governments rise and fall.

It has withstood economic stagnation and the rapid population growth that replaced …