Afghanistan agrees ceasefire with Taliban for Muslim Eid holiday

​Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced a ceasefire with Taliban insurgents from Monday to mark the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, days after fighting in the central city of Ghazni and a northern province. Taliban sources said their leaders had also provisionally agreed a four-day truce during the annual Islamic feast of sacrifice, though supreme leader Sheikh… Read More Afghanistan agrees ceasefire with Taliban for Muslim Eid holiday

Court hands Matias Messi suspended 30-month sentence for illegal possession of firearm 

Lionel Messi’s older brother, Matias Messi, has been sentenced to 30-month jail time for illegally possessing a firearm in 2017. An automatic 380 caliber pistol with six intact cartridges were found inside a blood-stained boat which Matias crashed in the Parana River, the second-longest river in South America after the Amazon. Messi reportedly suffered injuries… Read More Court hands Matias Messi suspended 30-month sentence for illegal possession of firearm