10 slain in restive eastern Congo massacre blamed on Islamist militiamen

World Dec 12, 2018

10 slain in restive eastern Congo massacre blamed on Islamist militiamen

Suspected militiamen killed 10 civilians in a fresh attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo's troubled east, civil and military sources said Tuesday. The massacre occurred overnight in the town of Oicha, in the Beni region, local administrator Donat Kibwana told AFP. The assailants were suspected ...

In Tunisia's tourist heartland, the anxious wait after attack

World Mar 24, 2015

In Tunisia's tourist heartland, the anxious wait after attack

The European visitors strolling Tunisia's Hammamet resort are an encouraging sign for a government determined to minimize the fallout of last week's shooting of 20 tourists in the nearby capital. But there is anxiety about the future in the five-star hotels, trinket shops and restaurants ...

Tunisia museum attack kills at least 21, including three Japanese

World Mar 19, 2015

Tunisia museum attack kills at least 21, including three Japanese

Gunmen wearing military uniforms stormed Tunisia's national museum on Wednesday, killing at least 18 foreign tourists and three Tunisians in one of the worst militant attacks in a country that had largely escaped the region's Arab Spring turmoil. Prime Minister Habib Essid initially said five ...