Implicated in Murder of His Wife, Leader of Lesotho Says He’ll Resign

This post was originally published on this siteJOHANNESBURG — The leader of Lesotho, accused of being behind the murder of his estranged wife, announced Monday that he would step down,

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Spain, on Lockdown, Weighs Liberties Against Containing Coronavirus

This post was originally published on this siteMADRID — The scene is becoming all too familiar, and now it has gripped Spain: Streets are empty, shops are shuttered, families are cloistered

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Shutdowns Spread Across Europe as Spain, France Order Broad Restrictions

This post was originally published on this sitePARIS — The shutdown of Europe expanded drastically on Saturday, as more countries shuttered businesses, locked up borders and chased people

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Spain Considers Nationwide Lockdown to Fight Coronavirus

This post was originally published on this siteMADRID — The Spanish government met in an all-day session on Saturday to decide on strict measures to contain the rapid spread of the

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EU to Offer 2000 Euros to Migrants in Greece to Go Home

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON — Thousands of migrants who have been stranded on Greek islands will be offered 2,000 euros, or $2,230, to return to their home

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Suicide Bomber Attacks Near US Embassy in Tunisia

This post was originally published on this siteA suicide bomber blew himself up near the United States Embassy in Tunis on Friday, wounding several police officers, according to officials and

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ICC Allows Afghanistan War Crimes Inquiry to Proceed

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON — An international court ruled on Thursday that its chief prosecutor could open an investigation into allegations of war crimes in

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Lesotho’s Leader to Be Charged in Killing of Estranged Wife

This post was originally published on this siteLesotho’s prime minister, Thomas Thabane, was expected to be charged on Friday in the killing of his estranged wife, the authorities said, a

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Swiss Vote to Penalize Public Homophobia

This post was originally published on this siteSwiss voters agreed on Sunday to penalize public homophobia, greenlighting an amendment to an antidiscrimination law that had not provided

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Jhon Jairo Velásquez, 57, Dies; Escobar Henchman Turned YouTube Star

This post was originally published on this siteJhon Jairo Velásquez, a former member of the Medellín drug cartel who boasted of committing hundreds of murders on behalf of the drug

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