At least 30 killed in a major crash in Congo capital Feb 17, 2020 0 318 12345 Goma: At least 30 people were killed when a truck crashed into several cars and motorcycles in Congo’s capital, Kinshasa, Radio Okapi reported on Sunday.The construction vehicle, which was loaded with stones, caused the fatal crash at a busy intersection of Kinshasa when it drove into about eight other vehicles, a dozen motorcycles as well as pedestrians, according to the local radio station.An unknown number of injured were taken to nearby hospitals, Radio Okapi said.The cause of the accident remained unknown on Sunday, but according to witness reports, the truck’s brakes had failed.Traffic accidents are common in Congo and often caused by poor road infrastructure, reckless driving and vehicles that are not roadworthy. (DPA) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Iran’s beleaguered President Rouhani rules out resigning Feb 17, 2020 0 82 Iraqi protesters rally for their own leader to become PM Feb 17, 2020 0 71 Syrian govt forces seize more villages in northwest Feb 17, 2020 0 63 Bandits kill 30 in northwest Nigeria attack: Police Kano: Armed gangs killed 30 people in raids on two villages in an area of northwest Nigeria plagued by cattle rustlers and kidnappers, police said on Sunday. Dozens of gunmen on motorcycles attacked the villages of Tsauwa .. Darfur rejoices as Sudan to hand over Bashir to ICC Nyala: In Sudan’s sprawling Camp Kalma, people who fled the Darfur conflict are overjoyed at a pledge by the country’s new authorities to finally deliver ex-president Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal .. S Sudan rebels reject president’s peace compromise Juba: South Sudan rebels rejected on Sunday a government peace offer to return to a system of 10 states, dashing hopes of ending a six-year war that has left 380,000 dead. President Salva Kiir had said he would compromise by .. Don’t label all Uighurs terrorists, Turkey tells China AFP Ankara Turkey’s foreign minister on Sunday said China should not label all Muslim ethnic Uighurs as terrorists, following talks with his Chinese counterpart in Germany. UN experts believe China is holding a million .. Israel says Hamas targetted soldiers in honeytrap cyber attack AFP Jerusalem Israel’s military said on Sunday it had thwarted an attempted malware attack by Hamas that sought to gain access to soldiers’ mobile phones by using seductive pictures of young women. The phones of a few .. Iran’s president says talks with US possible, but not under pressure Tehran: Negotiations between Iran and the United States are conceivable, but not under pressure from Washington, Iranian President Hassan Rowhani said at a press conference on Sunday. “As soon as the US returns to the .. Rocket attacks hit Iraqi base near US embassy in Baghdad Baghdad: Multiple rockets hit an Iraqi base hosting American troops near the US embassy early on Sunday, the latest in a flurry of attacks against US assets in the country. “The Coalition confirms small rockets impacted .. Libya arms embargo is ‘a joke,’ UN official says at Munich talks DPA Munich A senior UN official lamented on Sunday that an arms embargo on war-torn Libya was not being enforced and that no one was being held to account for breaking it. “The arms embargo has become a joke, and we all really ..