Donald Trump declares North Korea ‘sponsor of terror’
President Trump has announced that the US is re-designating North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, nine years after it was removed from the list, BBC report.
In a cabinet meeting, he said the move would trigger "very large" additional sanctions to be announced on Tuesday.
But Secretary of State Rex Tillerson later admitted that "the practical effects may be limited".
Mr Trump blamed the....Read More >
Mugabe faces impeachment by parliament
The party of Zimbabwe's embattled President Robert Mugabe is to begin moves to impeach him, BBC report.
A Zanu-PF official said a motion to strip him of the presidency would be presented to parliament on Tuesday, and the process could take just two days.
The motion accuses the 93-year-old of charges including allowing his wife Grace to "usurp constitutional power".
Military leaders, who....Read More >
Lebanon PM, to return to Beirut ‘in coming days’
Crowds outside Mugabe office to force him out
Protesters in Zimbabwe have headed towards the office of President Robert Mugabe to urge him to step down, BBC report.
The march came on a day of widespread jubilation in the capital Harare and other cities following the army's takeover on Wednesday.
Soldiers at State House gently pushed protesters away in scenes resembling a party, says the BBC's Andrew Harding.
The army intervened after....Read More >