Archive for June 14th, 2020

Thousands of African Migrants Prepare for Sea Crossings to Europe

ROME – Ports remain closed in Italy, but the end of lockdown measures, combined with favorable weather conditions, have authorities concerned that a new wave of immigrant arrivals is imminent. Intelligence sources have said more than 20,000 migrants are ready to depart from North Africa....
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Top Congolese Opposition Member Dies of COVID-19

A major Congolese politician and leading opposition member has died of COVID-19. DRC media reports the family of Pierre Lumbi announced his death in Kinshasa Sunday. His exact age is unknown. Lumbi was opposition leader Martin Fayulu’s campaign manager in his unsuccessful bid for the...
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