UNICEF: Conflict in Syria forces children into child labour
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UNICEF: Conflict in Syria forces children into child labour

Nearly five million children have been born in Syria since the civil war began, nine…

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Argentina ramps up action against illegal fishing
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Argentina ramps up action against illegal fishing

Argentina is ramping up the defence of its maritime territories, to prevent illegal fishing by…

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Black Lives Matter: US firms pledge jobs for low income workers
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Black Lives Matter: US firms pledge jobs for low income workers

Some big US companies are pledging to hire tens of thousands of workers from low-income…

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Latin America’s COVID spike could bring a second lockdown
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Latin America’s COVID spike could bring a second lockdown

Latin America is seeing worrisome spikes in infections even in countries that had initially controlled…

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Tanzania crackdown: Government restricts foreign broadcasters
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Tanzania crackdown: Government restricts foreign broadcasters

Tanzania is enforcing a new crackdown on the media. Under a new law, coverage of…

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Trump targets Harris: US president calls Biden running mate ‘liar’
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Trump targets Harris: US president calls Biden running mate ‘liar’

The US president has been quick to take aim at Kamala Harris. Donald Trump says…

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Belarus election challenger Tikhanovskaya flees to Lithuania
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Belarus election challenger Tikhanovskaya flees to Lithuania

There is growing anger and accusations of election fraud after the victory of President Alexander…

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12 August 2020
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12 August 2020
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12 August 2020
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