December 28, 2018

Guatemalan officials calling for an investigation into deaths of 2 minors who died in US custody in under a month

Mario Tama/Getty Images(GUATEMALA CITY, Guatamala) -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Guatemala is calling for an investigation into the deaths of two minors who have died in U.S. custody in less than three weeks. “Chancellor Sandra Jovel announces the submission of a diplomatic note to the Secretary of State to the United States to carry out the respective investigations of the minor deaths and requested that reports of migration and hospital care be sent to clarify what happened,” the Guate..
December 28, 2018

Bomb kills 2, injures 10 on tour bus near Egyptian pyramids: Officials

iStock/Thinkstock(GIZA, Egypt) -- Two people were killed and 10 more were injured in an attack on a tour bus near the pyramids, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said Friday. The bus, which was carrying 14 Vietnamese tourists, passed by a wall in which the bomb was hidden at around 6 p.m. local time, officials said. Two Egyptians -- the driver and the tour guide -- were among those injured. The attack occurred on a road near the Giza pyramids. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
December 28, 2018

Bomb kills 4 on tour bus near Egyptian pyramids: Officials

WABC(GIZA, Egypt) -- Four people were killed and eight more were injured in an attack on a tour bus near the Giza pyramids, the Egyptian General Prosecutor’s office said Friday. The bus, which was carrying 14 Vietnamese tourists, passed by a wall in which the bomb was hidden at around 6 p.m. local time, officials said. Three of the tourists died. Two Egyptians -- the driver and the tour guide -- were also on the vehicle. The tour guide was among the dead. The attack occurred on a road near the G..
December 28, 2018

Syrian army poised to enter Kurdish-held town in northern Syria as US prepares for withdrawal

U.S. Army photo by 2nd Lt. Jamie Douglas(MANBIJ, Syria) -- The Syrian army is poised to enter a Kurdish-held city in northern Syria for the first time in years, as Turkey threatens to invade the city and the U.S. military plans its withdrawal from the country. On Friday, Syrian state media announced that the Syrian army had entered the city of Manbij near the Turkish border at the request of Kurdish forces seeking to avoid a Turkish invasion of the area. The U.S. military presence in Manbij has ..