Wheat prices have soared in Afghanistan,
following a decision by neighbouring Pakistan to ban wheat exports. Officials said the cost of a standard
bag of wheat flour in the capital, Kabul, had jumped...
Hundreds of thousands of Rwandan Hutu refugees
ordered to leave Tanzania have abandoned their camps to hide in nearby
hills and avoid repatriation. Africa correspondent Ben Wilson reports,
The prospects for a multinational military
force in eastern Zaire have been further dimmed by comments by its commander. Lieutenant-General Maurice Baril has
suggested there's NO longer any need for...
Amnesty International claims a Tutsi-dominated
armed group massacred 500 Rwandan refugees and displaced Zaireans last
week in eastern Zaire. The human rights organisation says members
of the Alliance...
Renewed fighting has been reported in eastern
Zaire where an estimated 700-thousand refugees are believed to be on the
move. A United Nations refugee agency spokesman
says reports have been received...