US President Donald Trump was cheered by more than 100,000 people at the opening of the world’s largest cricket stadium yesterday, promising “an incredible trade deal” and “the most feared military equipment on the planet” at his biggest rally abroad.
Togo’s President Faure Gnassingbe yesterday hailed a crushing election victory that gave him a fourth term in office, as his main rival insisted he had won and called on people to “defend” their votes.
A prominent Tanzanian journalist arrested in July was released yesterday after pleading guilty of tax evasion and money laundering in a case critics had said was politically motivated.
Boris Johnson has “full confidence” in the ability of Priti Patel, the home secretary, to do her job, his official spokesman has said.
Julian Assange is wanted for crimes that put at risk the lives of people in Iraq and Afghanistan who had helped the West, some of whom later disappeared, said a lawyer acting for the US in its bid to extradite him.