The Amhara area of Ethiopia has been impacted by political strife over the past three years as separatists battle with Abiy, a new upstart leader who is attempting to get control of the African country. "That uncertainty is creating a lot of competition and. driving a lot of the friction and violence". Since coming to power in April 2018 after two years of anti-government unrest, Abiy has been hailed for his efforts to end the ironfisted rule of his predecessors.
Unveiling details for the first time of its long-awaited peace initiative, President Donald Trump's administration said it was looking to attract major global investment to the Palestinians and to dramatically improve infrastructure and internal governance in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of - U.S. President Donald Trump sent North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a letter , a government-controlled news agency reported Sunday. The interview took space on the White Dwelling on Monday, two days sooner than Mr Trump travelled to Florida to formally open his 2020 re-election campaign.
The main Turkish opposition party looks set to win the rerun of Istanbul's mayoral election , according to unofficial results that would deal a blow to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan if confirmed. "Around 65% of ballots; 19,910 ballot boxes, have been officially screened in our system", Guven said. In previous elections, the electoral board's decision to count unstamped ballots as valid fueled fears of possible fraud.
The president said that the casualty count of the strike, which he said could be 150 people, would be disproportionate to the attack from Iran, which caused no deaths. drone on Thursday. The Washington Post and AP, citing unnamed USA officials, on June 22 reported that the strikes were conducted with the approval of President Donald Trump .
As the trade war worsens, US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are expected to meet on the sidelines of the Group of 20 in Osaka next week. Earlier this month, Beijing summoned executives from American firms Dell and Microsoft and South Korea's Samsung, among others, to warn them that any moves to ramp down their businesses in China may lead to retaliation, The New York Times reported .