Category: Americas

At least, 119 died in Mexico earthquake

The death toll is expected to rise after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake strikes 120km from Mexico City, collapsing buildings and killing more than 119 people on Tuesday. The earthquake rocked central Mexico causing buildings to…

US urges Kurds to call off independence vote

The United States has put to one side its long-standing sympathy for its allies in the semi-autonomous region of Iraqi Kurdistan and sternly urged the region to call off its independence referendum. Iraqi Kurdish legislators…