Ukrainian, EU leaders meet on cooperation, Kiev’s membership

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen speak after a joint press conference after talks in Kiev on Feb 2, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) KIEV – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and visiting European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Thursday discussed cooperation and Kiev's European integration, Zelensky's […]

Somalia’s neighbors to start new operations against al Shabaab

Police officers stand near the bodies of alleged al Shabaab militants who have been killed after the siege at the Mogadishu Municipality Headquaters in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Jan 22, 2023. (PHOTO / AFP) MOGADISHU – Top leaders of Djibouti, Ethiopia and Kenya on Wednesday agreed to begin "search and destroy" operations to push al Shabaab militants […]

Nikki Haley, Trump’s UN ex-ambassador, to take him on in 2024

Former UN ambassador and former South Carolina governor Nikki Haley speaks during an event sponsored by Turning Point USA at Clemson University, on Nov 29, 2022, in Clemson, SC. Haley will kick off her campaign for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination this month. (PHOTO / AP) WASHINGTON – Former South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley will […]