Truck Drivers Stop Deliveries to Troubled Central African Republic

Hundreds of trucks are parked in Cameroon because drivers have stopped shipping goods and humanitarian assistance into the troubled Central African Republic in the face of violence following December 27 general elections. Ajeizo Boucar, a 51-year-old Central African Republic truck driver says he has been in the eastern Cameroon town of Garoua Boulay, impatiently waiting […]


Roadside Bomb Kills Two French Soldiers in Mali

Two French soldiers were killed Saturday when their vehicle hit an improvised explosive device in northeastern Mali, just days after three others died in similar fashion, the French presidency announced. President Emmanuel Macron “learned with great sadness” of the deaths of Sergeant Yvonne Huynh and Brigadier Loic Risser in the Menaka region, his office said […]


Philippe Coutinho out for 3 months due to injury

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho will be out for approximately three months due to a knee injury. The 28-year-old player underwent successful surgery on his meniscus of the left knee, Barcelona announced on Saturday. “You’ll come back even stronger,” the La Liga side said on Twitter. The Brazilian was injured in his club’s league clash on Dec. […]