Archive for January 5th, 2018

UN Launches Investigation of DRC Attack That Killed 15 Peacekeepers

| January 5, 2018

The United Nations says it will open a special investigation into an attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo last month that left 15 U.N. peacekeepers dead.

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a statement Friday that he has appointed …

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Tourist Dies, 7 Hurt in Balloon Crash in Egypt

| January 5, 2018

LUXOR, EGYPT A hot air balloon with foreign tourists sightseeing over the southern city of Luxor crash landed Friday, killing a tourist from South Africa and injuring seven others, Egyptian officials said.

No details were immediately available on the nationalities …

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