South Sudan President’s Mandate Extended Until 2021

Dengtiel Kur, chairperson of the parliament’s legislative committee, presented the bill to amend the constitution during an extraordinary session of parliament Thursday. Kur asked lawmakers to “take this through [in] one day because we are under pressure.” Kur was referring to the fact that all terms in office, from the president on down, are due

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Sudan will spare no effort to support Palestinian unity

Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir stressed on Sunday that his country will spare no effort to support Palestinian unity, Anadolu has reported. He made his promise in a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. “We are strongly persuaded about the importance of Palestinian unity,” explained Al-Bashir, “as any division weakens the Palestinian issue and wastes

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France win World Cup, bring back title after 20 years

France have won the World Cup title after beating Croatia 4-2 in the final, repeating as champions after the 1998 title. The World Cup Final in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium saw Les Bleus taking the lead in the 18th minute, when Mario Mandzukic headed in Antoine Griezmann’s free-kick cross into his own net. Croatia leveled the

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