Georgia swears in Salome Zurabishvili as first female president | News | DW

Salome Zurabishvili was sworn in as Georgia’s first female president on Sunday. Her inauguration marks the start of a new constitution which transforms her post into a largely ceremonial role. Paris-born Zurabishvili won a run-off vote last month with 59.6 percent of … Continue reading Georgia swears in Salome Zurabishvili as first female president | News | DW

Unidentified attackers torch three vehicles, kill two in Rwanda’s south – military

KIGALI (Reuters) – Unidentified attackers torched three passenger vehicles in southern Rwanda on Saturday, killing two and injuring eight, the Ministry of Defence said, adding the military was pursuing the attackers who had fled into a forest. Rwanda’s President Paul … Continue reading Unidentified attackers torch three vehicles, kill two in Rwanda’s south – military

US working to extradite cleric Fethullah Gulen: Turkish PM | News | DW

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Washington is working on extraditing a US-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating a failed Turkish coup in 2016, the Reuters news agency and Turkish media reported on Sunday. Cavusoglu cited comments made by US President Donald … Continue reading US working to extradite cleric Fethullah Gulen: Turkish PM | News | DW

Negotiators from nearly 200 countries strike deal over how to implement landmark Paris climate treaty | News | DW

Almost 200 countries on Saturday reached an agreement on implementing the Paris Climate Accord after two weeks of negotiations under the auspices of the United Nations. The result of the tortured negotiations in the Polish city of Katowice is a 156-page rulebook on how … Continue reading Negotiators from nearly 200 countries strike deal over how to implement landmark Paris climate treaty | News | DW