Elections have been viewed as a key step in ending a decade of violence and instability in Libya.
Turkey’s central bank delivered a massive interest rate cut on Thursday, sending the lira to a new record low.
Internal docs detail alleged abuses by US immigration agents: HRW
HRW obtained over 160 internal reports, offering a window into allegations of physical, sexual and rights violations.
US House to vote on holding Trump adviser Bannon in contempt
Political strategist defied a subpoena from a House panel probing the deadly January 6 Capitol riot by Trump supporters.
Ethiopia launches fourth air raid this week on Tigray capital
Gov’t says attack aimed for facility in Mekelle used for military training, but TPLF says plane did not hit any targets.
Nigerian separatist leader Kanu denies terrorism charges in court
British citizen Nnamdi Kanu pleads not guilty to seven charges in Abuja court, before case was adjourned to November 10.
Pakistani foreign minister meets Taliban in Afghanistan
Foreign minister’s first visit since the Taliban takeover comes amid border issues affecting movement and trade.
Now hiring: US weekly jobless claims hit 19-month low
Initial claims for state unemployment benefits fell to a seasonally adjusted 290,000 for the week ended October 16.
EU summit loads pressure on Poland over rule of law
Leaders urge defiant Polish PM to fall back into line, hoping dialogue will stave off a fundamental crisis.