Gaza medics said on Tuesday two Palestinians were killed by an Israeli missile strike near the enclave's boundary with Israel after the Israeli military said it attacked a group suspected of tampering with the border fence.
Demonstrators flooded the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Monday, blocking roads and shutting businesses in an explosion of anger following the killing of 23 people on the city's outskirts over the weekend.
Three leading conservation scientists in Botswana have released a statement saying they find no scientific basis for the dramatic assertions made in the recent BBC report of the deaths of 87 elephants in Botswana, allegedly by poaching.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday fined Congolese politician, Jean-Pierre Bemba, $350 730 and sentenced him to 12 months for witness tampering, but his jail term was reduced to zero due to time already served.
An estimated 6.3 million children died before their 15th birthdays in 2017, or one every five seconds, mostly due to a lack of water, sanitation, nutrition and basic healthcare, according to report by United Nations (UN) agencies on Tuesday.
The International Criminal Court on Monday confirmed a one-year sentence against Congolese ex-vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba for bribing witnesses during an earlier trial, which saw him being excluded from running for president.