DR Congo rebel leader arrested
CONGO: The Democratic Republic of Congo said
yesterday that Tutsi rebel leader Laurent Nkunda has been arrested
in neighbouring Rwanda following a joint operation.
Afghan President welcomes order to shut Guantanamo
Move will help rally the world to the fight
Afghanistan’s President applauded President
Barack Obama’s decision to close the Guantanamo Bay prison camp
within a year, saying the move will help rally the world to the
fight against terrorism.
Handwritten Lincoln speech to be auctioned
The original handwritten copy of a speech given
by Abraham Lincoln in 1864 calling for the United States to unite in
the midst of its Civil War will be auctioned in New York.