Bomb Kills 3 Vietnamese Tourists, Egyptian Guide Near Cairo Pyramids

CAIRO Three Vietnamese tourists and an Egyptian guide were killed and 11 others injured when a bomb blast hit their bus on Friday less than four km (2.5 miles) from Egypt’s world famous Giza pyramids, authorities said.

The blast is …

US Sanctions 3 Accused of Fueling S. Sudan Conflict

The U.S. Treasury Department has imposed sanctions on three individuals it accuses of “expanding or extending” the conflict in South Sudan.

The Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) placed sanctions Friday on retired Israeli Maj. Gen. Israel Ziv, South …

US Sanctions 3 Accused of Fueling S. Sudan Conflict

The U.S. Treasury Department has imposed sanctions on three individuals it accuses of “expanding or extending” the conflict in South Sudan.

The Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) placed sanctions Friday on retired Israeli Maj. Gen. Israel Ziv, South …

IGAD Special Envoy Reaches out to Non-Signatory Parties to South Sudan

The IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan, H.E. Ambassador Dr. Ismail Wais met with members of the non-signatories to the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the conflict in South Sudan (R-ARCSS) as mandated by the 66th Session of IGAD …

Department of State Participates in Quick Response Force (QRF) Summit Challenge 2018

Today, the U.S. Department of State and the Government of Kenya launched the first SPEAR Quick Response Force (QRF) Summit Challenge, a tactical training and competition event in Nairobi for U.S.-trained Special Program for Embassy Augmentation and Response (SPEAR) teams.…

Press Conference by Security Council President on December Programme of Work

The Security Council’s focus in December will be on the role of dialogue as a priority instrument for the settlement of disputes, the 15-member organ’s President for that month said at a Headquarters press conference today.

Kacou Houadja Leon Adom …

Vantage Capital provides a Euros 19 million mezzanine facility to Petro Ivoire in the first-ever leveraged management buyout in Francophone West Africa

Vantage Capital (www.VantageCapital.co.za), Africa’s largest mezzanine fund manager, announced today that it has provided euro;19 million of mezzanine funding to Peacute;tro Ivoire, a leading distributor of oil amp; gas products in Cocirc;te d’Ivoire. The company operates a network of 72 …