United Nations Peacekeeping Convoy Attacked in Northern Mali

United Nations Peacekeeping Convoy Attacked in Northern Mali

A United Nations (UN) convoy was attacked on Saturday in a region of northern Mali. Officials from the peacekeeping mission stated that two were killed and another was injured by gunfire. A press release from the United Nations stated the convoy was en route to the town Gao when it stopped, allowing the assailants to attack. […]

Algeria Military Plane Crashes Carrying 103 and Leaving 1 Survivor

Algeria Military Plane Crashes Carrying 103 and Leaving 1 Survivor

An Algerian military transport plane carrying members of the military along with their extended families crashed Tuesday in eastern Algeria, killing 103 people, according to the private Ennahar TV station which claimed it received the news from “informed sources.” According to one report from Commander Farid Nechad, 55 bodies had been recovered from the wreckage […]