Gabon's Bongo Sworn in as President After Disputed Elections
Gabon's Ali Bongo was sworn in as president on Tuesday for a second seven-year term, following elections last month that were criticized by the European Union for lacking transparency. “The elections are over: we must go back to work to develop Gabon ...
Clinton delivers in first debate
(CNN) Hillary Clinton showed up at the debate of the century and delivered. Donald Trump started out strong, then struggled. The Democratic and Republican nominees waged a fiery battle Monday night when they appeared on stage together for the first ...
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Prison Sentence Over Smashing of Shrines in Timbuktu: 9 Years
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Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi expressed regret for his role in the destruction of holy shrines in Mali. By Elsa Butler on Publish Date August 22, 2016. Photo by Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. Watch in Times Video ». embed. PARIS — Judges at the ...
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Jeremy Corbyn: I will continue to make anti-Trident case
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he accepts his party's policy is to renew the UK's nuclear weapons - but will continue to speak out against it. Mr Corbyn told the BBC: "Anyone's entitled to raise an opinion on it, and they will." Labour's defence ...