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Former I.Coast PM faces war crimes lawsuit in France

Former I.Coast PM faces war crimes lawsuit in France

Ivory Coast's former prime minister Guillaume Soro, a rebel leader before he entered politics, is facing a lawsuit in France for war crimes, torture and murder, lawyers told AFP.The plaintiffs say the case is being filed in France because Soro has been living

Ex Georgian leader appointed reform aide in Ukraine

Ex Georgian leader appointed reform aide in Ukraine

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili on Thursday was appointed to a Ukrainian advisory body on reforms, in a move that marks his comeback to the ex-Soviet country's politics.President Volodymyr Zelensky, who has vowed to secure Western investment and

Jordan defends 'selfish' reluctance on politics

Jordan defends 'selfish' reluctance on politics

Michael Jordan has defended his infamous reluctance to be drawn into taking political sides during his NBA career, saying he never viewed himself as an activist.In comments made on the latest episode of the hit documentary series "The Last Dance" on ESPN, Jo

Coronavirus sets balancing act between science, politics

Coronavirus sets balancing act between science, politics

Should science alone dictate policy on how to cope with the coronavirus pandemic? Governments worldwide are grappling with this thorny question as they loosen lockdowns that have tested the tensile strength of communities and economies alike.Stay-at-home order