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Niger won’t extradition Gadhafi son

MIDRAND, South Africa, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Niger’s foreign minister said his country remains firm in its decision not to extradite Saadi Gadhafi, the son of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

Extradition of the former professional footballer is sought…

Kidnappers of French woman had help

LAMU, Kenya, Oct. 4 (UPI) — A friend of an elderly French woman kidnapped in northern Kenya said he suspects the men who took Marie Dedieu from her vacation home had local help.

Alain Lardet told Radio France Internationale locals probably informed …

Cocaine ring at Mexican airport probed

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Federal police officers in Mexico are running a cocaine-trafficking ring through Mexico City’s international airport, investigators in Mexico have been told.

The operation, informally known as the “galley cartel,” involve…

Tymoshenko could still face jail time

KIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Despite a new proposal in Ukraine banning prison sentences for economic crimes, opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko won’t walk free, a Kiev official said.

Tymoshenko, the opposition leader and a former Ukrainian prime mi…

U.S., Russia plan anti-terrorism exercise

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Oct. 4 (UPI) — U.S. and Russian ships will take part in a joint exercise in which they will simulate liberating a vessel seized by terrorists, a Russian spokesman said.

The U.S. Navy and Russian Navy will conduct “Exercise Pacif…

Canada enters regional election season

TORONTO, Oct. 4 (UPI) — The third of four Canadian provincial and territorial elections scheduled this week began in Manitoba Tuesday with socialists vying for a fourth term.

The incumbent New Democratic Party faces a major challenge from Conservati…

Transition a priority in Yemen, U.S. says

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) — With al-Qaida in Yemen handicapped by a recent assassination, the U.S. State Department maintained that political transition was still a top priority there.

U.S.-born cleric Anwar al- Awlaki was killed in an airstrike last…

Five die in Italian factory collapse

BARLETTA, Italy, Oct. 4 (UPI) — The death toll rose to five Tuesday in the collapse of a knitwear factory in the small Italian town of Barletta, officials said.

Four bodies were recovered in the rubble, all of them female textile workers between the…

Congo disappearances haunt U.N. experts

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo, Oct. 4 (UPI) — A legacy of violence in the Republic of Congo has left civilians with unhealed wounds, a panel of U.N. experts said.

Internal conflict in the 1990s led to thousands of Congolese civilians fleeing to…

AQIM threat in Mali troubles U.S.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) — Washington said it’s aware of al-Qaida plots in Mali to attack Western targets and therefore warns of the risk of traveling to the North African country.

In September, Mark Toner, a spokesman for the U.S. State Department,…


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