Canada will welcome some 750 ex-slaves from Libya as refugees, Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said.
Australia's opposition is open to establishing a new agency to prosecute bankers, reports Xinhua news agency.
Myanmar Government troops have captured two base camps of two ethnic insurgent groups in Naga Self-Administered Zone in Sagaing region, Myanmar News Agency reported Thursday.
An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude jolted 129km north west of Kota Ternate, Indonesia on Thursday, the United States (US) Geological Survey (USGS) said.
The death toll from the collapse of a tailings dam at Brumadinho in Brazil's southeastern state of Minas Gerais climbed to 150 on Wednesday, the national civil defence agency said.
Canadian diplomats who suffered from mysterious health complaints while they were posted to Cuba in 2017 are suing Ottawa for taking too long to evacuate them and provide them treatment, reports said Wednesday.
Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa invited opposition leaders to a meeting to draw up terms for a national dialogue, they said, following a brutal crackdown on anti-government protests.