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Sep 21, 2018

Overloaded Lake Victoria ferry sinks, killing at least 79

At least 79 people died when a ferry capsized in Lake Victoria, Tanzanian state media said Friday, citing a regional governor, as the search for survivors continued. "At the moment the death toll is 79," said Mwanza Gov. John Mongella, quoted on state television. The number ...

U.S. sanctions Chinese military for buying Russian arms

Sep 21, 2018

U.S. sanctions Chinese military for buying Russian arms

The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Thursday for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia, in breach of a sweeping U.S. sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. The U.S. State Department said it would immediately ...

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