At least 85 killed in South Sudan oil tanker blast

JUBA (TIP): At least 85 people were killed in South Sudan when a crowd tried to gather fuel from an oil tanker that had veered off the road on its way to a region west of the capital Juba, the presidential spokesman said on Sep 17.¬†The incident took place on Wednesday as the truck was¬†traveling to South’s Sudan’s Western Equatoria region.

“Eight-five people are confirmed dead by the local authorities,” Ateny Wek Ateny, presidential spokesman, told Reuters, adding about 50 people were seriously injured.

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Milan honors Dalai Lama as citizen over China’s objections

MILAN (TIP): The Milan city council bestowed honorary citizenship on the Dalai Lama on Oct 20 over the objections of Chinese Embassy, which said...

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