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12 December 2018 6:05 PM Egypt says 27 militants killed in Sinai, border with Libya

Egypt says its security forces have killed at least 27 suspected militants in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula and along its porous border with Libya. The military said on Wednesday that forces destroyed 342 hideouts and weapons depots, dismantled 344 explosive devices and detained more than 400 suspects and around 3 000 illegal migrants, without 19

11 December 2018 3:33 PM Police operation in Sophiatown leads to arrests of 19 people

Increased police visibility in Sophiatown, Gauteng, has led to the arrest of 19 suspects for various offences. Ten are facing charges of being in possession of drugs, three for domestic violence, one for pointing of a firearm, one for armed robbery, and four for theft and other crimes. "Police are working hard to find drug manufacturing labs and drug lords 27

11 December 2018 5:39 AM Bus full of suspects arrested for public violence, malicious damage to property

A bus full of suspects was escorted to the Sandton police station on Monday after the 105 occupants, alleged to be striking workers, were arrested on charges of public violence and malicious damage to property, say Gauteng police. Spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele said it was expected to take about two days to process and charge the group, suspected 19

10 December 2018 5:48 AM 'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said on Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder. The source told the US network the transcript made clear the killing was premeditated, and suggests several phone calls were made to give briefings on the progress 19

06 December 2018 10:05 AM Angolan activist talks human rights with country's president

An Angolan human rights activist says the country's president plans to investigate a case of alleged torture by police officials. Activist and journalist Rafael Marques de Morais says he told President Joao Lourenco at a meeting on Wednesday that two Criminal Investigation Service officials allegedly involved in the 2016 torture of Joao Dala received 31

03 December 2018 12:47 PM Durban driver fights back, shoots and kills suspected robber

A Durban driver, who was being robbed with a knife to his throat, fought back and killed one of his assailants, police said on Monday. Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said the driver was accosted in Pinetown, just before 07:00, on the corner of Anderson and Josiah Gumede roads. "It is alleged that one [suspect] switched off the engine 86

30 November 2018 7:10 PM Tunisia arrests 12 suspected ISIS members, dismantles cells: ministry

Authorities have arrested 12 suspected members of the Islamic State group and seized bomb making materials since a suicide attack last month, the interior ministry said on Friday. Authorities have also "dismantled four takfiri (Sunni extremist) sleeper cells in several parts of Tunisia", the ministry said in a statement. The announcement follows an attack 23

29 November 2018 7:22 PM Report: Italy focuses on Egyptian agents in Regeni murder

Italian news agency ANSA says prosecutors are set to open an investigation against seven Egyptian secret service members related to the torture and murder of an Italian researcher in January 2016. ANSA reported on Thursday that prosecutor Sergio Colaiocco is to formally launch a kidnapping investigation against the suspects next week. ANSA did not cite sources 28

26 November 2018 1:35 PM VIDEO: Two members of notorious Mercedes Gang killed in shootout with police

Two members of the notorious "Mercedes Gang" were killed in a shootout with the police while committing a robbery at a home in Durban North on Tuesday. Police confirmed that members of the gang, who use a white Mercedes-Benz to carry out their crimes, hit two Durban homes on the same day last week. The group was caught in action on CCTV in Windsor Avenue 37

25 November 2018 8:55 PM Man stabbed, robbed in Times Square subway station

New York – Police say a man was stabbed during a robbery in the subway station under New York's Times Square. The New York Police Department is looking for suspects after the assault around 05:00 on Saturday. Officers were told that an 18-year-old man was on a staircase when a group of young men approached and assaulted him. One of the assailants pulled 63