Because of rainfall that falls below the seasonal average in Somalia, the so-called 'crop Gu' has been damaged, resulting in a dramatic increase in food prices. Observers on the ground note that the level of malnutrition in the country has become alarming.
Specter of famine again haunts Somalia
Crop failure and water shortages assail the impoverished people of Somalia.
Unidentified assailants riding motorcyles killed a student protester and wounded two more in Tachira. OAS chief Jose Miguel Insulza calls for mediation by Catholic Church.
Pope Francis gave a video message to viewers at a conference held by Evangelist Kenneth Copeland, and Bishop Tony Palmer of the Anglican Episcopal Communion of the CEEE, in which he called for understanding and forgiveness.
The city is the commercial center of Paraguay in the Tri-Border Area, which is rife with Islamist terrorists, narcotrafficking, and moneylaundering in the heart of South America. The Zacarias clan rules the city and surrounding Alto Parana region.
"The guitar drives me mad".
Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt says an apology would be nice. Spain expelled Jews in 1492.