Sri Lanka faces a likely collapse in tourism following Easter Sunday bomb attacks on churches and hotels, which would deal a severe blow to the island’s economy and financial markets, and potentially force it to seek further IMF assistance.
Several airstrikes and explosions have reportedly shaken the Libyan capital of Tripoli as fierce fighting continues between Libya’s UN-backed government troops and forces loyal to renegade general Khalifa Haftar.
US President Donald Trump has blasted as an “attempted coup” Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into his alleged ties with Russia, the findings of which will be released in redacted form soon.
Palestine has blasted the United States for omitting the term “occupation” in describing the Israeli-occupied Palestinian and Syrian territories, saying the “hostile” move will not change the established reality.
Blasts killed at least 31 people in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno, two residents said on Sunday, marking the largest attack in several weeks in a part of the country blighted by the Boko Haram terrorists.
Former member of the US military’s elite Navy SEAL team, Robert O'Neill, who reportedly assassinated Usama bin Laden, has blasted US President Donald Trump’s call for a military parade in Washington as “third world bulls**t.”
Separate bomb blasts and shootings in the west, east and south of Pakistan have killed a total of 44 people as militants step up attacks on police and security forces in an apparent response to government offensives to push them out from key bastions.
Brazilian forward Hulk blasted Shanghai SIPG to a 1-0 victory over FC Seoul but the big-spending Chinese giant needed to survive a penalty and a red card before winning their AFC Champions League opener on Tuesday.