Monday , 28 September 2020
Home / World

World

2 Officers Shot During Protests Over Charges in Louisville Police Shooting of Black Woman | Voice of America

A grand jury in the U.S. city of Louisville, Kentucky, Wednesday charged a former police officer with wanton endangerment for shooting into the apartment of the neighbors of a Black woman, Breonna Taylor, who was killed during a bungled drug raid in March.  The grand jury decided that two other officers were justified in firing their weapons and cleared them of wrongdoing. No officers were charged directly …

Read More »

Africa 54 | Voice of America

On this edition of Africa 54, the Sudanese government declares an economic emergency after the Sudanese pound loses 40 percent of its value in one month; Liberian Nobel laureate, Leymah Gbowee, announces a campaign against election-related violence in the country; Doctors and public health experts warn people in the northern …

Read More »

First US Presidential Debate Topics Released | Voice of America

The moderator of the Sept. 29 U.S. presidential debate between Democratic nominee Joe Biden and incumbent Republican President Donald Trump has released the six topics of discussion.  Trump and former Vice President Biden will debate their records in office, the current Supreme Court vacancy, COVID-19, the economy, race and violence …

Read More »