World Bulletin / News Desk
An Ethiopian court on Friday sentenced a prominent blogger to 18 years in jail and five other exiled journalists to prison terms ranging from eight years to life behind bars for conspiring with rebels to topple the government, the presiding judge said.
Dissident writer Eskinder Nega was one of 24 Ethiopians who were convicted last month of conspiring with rebels to overthrow the government. It was the third case in six months involving members of the media.
"The court has given due considerations to the charges and the sentences are appropriate," Judge Endeshaw Adane said.
Asked about May's role at the summit, Hollande said she was attending as a fully paid up member of the European Council.
"The UK is leaving the EU but we will continue to play a full role until we leave and we'll be a strong and dependable partner after we've left," she told reporters.
Foreign minister reveals working party to examine penetration of Gulenists
The man was detained for alleged premeditated attempted murder as well as misuse of explosive materials, said senior prosecutor Imre Keresztes.
The imperiled migrants, including Africans and Syrians, were unable to fix broken motorboat engine before Coast Guard rescue
Those living in Tripoli say they are exhausted by power cuts, price rises and a lack of cash flow as rival authorities and militias battle for control of the country.
The draft broadens the language of EU foreign ministers on Monday who spoke only of targeting Syria and "Syrian individuals and entities supporting the regime".
Malik Obama said he felt his half-brother could have done more for his family in Kenya.
Claiming a lack of planning for the aftermath of the Libya revolution, US President Barack Obama has called it the "the biggest mistake" during his Presidency
Angela Merkel and François Hollande threaten sanctions against Russia over bombardment of Aleppo with Putin announcing that ceasefire will be extended
The state of Georgia on Wednesday executed a man who opened fire on Atlanta police in 1997, killing one officer and critically wounding another after they had given his intoxicated girlfriend a ride home.
Red Cross President Peter Maurer says armed conflicts a major cause of internal displacement in Africa
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off Wednesday night in their final presidential debate before Election Day
Kurdish fighters have announced that a new offensive has been launched in Mosul to purge the city from ISIL
Eduardo Cuhna pushed for ex-president Dilma Rousseff's impeachment
'They made their own conclusion to pursue this action against Mr. Assange,' White House spokesman Josh Earnest says