Daily Archives: January 4, 2019

UN to Replace Expelled Diplomat in Somalia

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations secretary-general said Friday that he “deeply regrets” the decision of Somalia’s federal government to expel a top U.N. official, Nicholas Haysom, from the country, but that he will name a replacement.

“The secretary-general has

US Dragnet Closes Around Group Accused of $2B ‘Secret’ Loans in Mozambique

JOHANNESBURG It sounds like a Hollywood caper: A group of investors and officials convince European banks to loan a total of $2 billion to a resource-rich African nation trying to rebuild after a bruising civil war.

The money promptly