Israeli security forces fatally shoot Palestinian man during West Bank protests

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian on Friday as demonstrators protesting against Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank hurled rocks at soldiers, a witness said. The man was shot in the head during a protest near the villlage of Beit Dajan, near Nablus, and was taken to a hospital where he later died, the… Read More Israeli security forces fatally shoot Palestinian man during West Bank protests

Tanzania swears in Samia Suluhu Hassan as first female president

Tanzania’s new President Samia Suluhu Hassan said on Friday the country should unite and avoid pointing fingers after the death of John Magufuli, her COVID-19 sceptic predecessor, urging the east African country to look forward with hope and confidence. Wearing a red hijab, she took her oath of office on the Koran in a ceremony… Read More Tanzania swears in Samia Suluhu Hassan as first female president