French youth who died in police custody had ‘serious infection’

French youth who died in police custody had ‘serious infection’

  Violence erupted in the northern suburbs of Paris for a third night in a row on Thursday, with 15 cars set ablaze by residents furious over the death of a young man in police custody. The unrest began on Tuesday night after it emerged that Adama Traore, 24, had died shortly after being arrested […]

W. Sahara independence group says its chief Abdelaziz has died

W. Sahara independence group says its chief Abdelaziz has died

The Polisario Front which demands the Western Sahara’s independence from Morocco said its secretary general Mohamed Abdelaziz died on Tuesday “after a long illness”, Algeria’s APS news agency reported. Abdelaziz, 69, had been leader of the Algeria-backed Polisario since 1976 after the group was founded three years previously to struggle for independence for the former […]