France recalls its ambassador from Burkina Faso

France announced the recall of its ambassador from Burkina Faso on Thursday, a day after agreeing to the ruling junta’s demand that troops withdraw from the former French colony in Africa’s Sahel region. “In the context of the latest developments in Burkina Faso, we have decided to recall our ambassador to Paris for consultations on […]

UK: Estate company sues Twitter over unpaid rent

The Crown Estate has sued Twitter for alleged unpaid rent for their London headquarters in the United Kingdom, according to the BBC. The Estate, which manages the King’s property portfolio, filed a claim against Twitter in London’s High Court last week. The alleged arrears, according to a BBC report yesterday, relate to office space near […]

US: Dog ‘Shoots’, Kills Man

Police in the United States (US) said a dog shot and killed a man over the weekend after the animal stepped on and accidentally discharged a gun left on the backseat of a pickup truck. According to police in the central US state of Kansas, the victim was sitting in the front passenger seat of […]