Category: World

Kenya Prepares for Poll Amid Fears of Violence

Preparations are underway for Tuesday’s hotly contested general election (Aug 8) in Kenya amid fears it will trigger ethnic violence between rival supporters. The torture and killing in recent days of a key election...


Israel “to Expel Al-Jazeera”

Israel is seeking to close Al Jazeera’s bureau in Jerusalem and revoke its journalists media credentials. It also intends to pull the Qatar-based stations broadcasts from local cable and satellite providers. Communications Minister Ayoub...


Failed Military Uprising in Venezuela

Venezuelan authorities have suppressed a military rebellion near the central city of Valencia, a ruling official said on Sunday, days after President Nicolas Maduro formed a legislative super-body internationally condemned as a power grab....