Lionel Messi made his first start at Paris Saint-Germain in a 1-1 draw at Club Brugge in the Champions League on Wednesday, while last season's runners-up Manchester City and Liverpool won high-scoring thrillers.
In this edition, hundreds of Gabonese blue helmets will be removed from the Central African Republic following the latest allegations of sexual abuse. Gabon says the latest accusation is exceptionally serious.
The United Nations has decided to withdraw some 450 Gabonese peacekeepers from the Central African Republic (CAR) over allegations of sexual abuse, the Gabonese Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday.
Russia has blocked the Security Council over the one-year renewal of the United Nations political mission in Libya, threatening international unity ahead of the December 24 presidential elections, diplomatic sources said on Tuesday.
Guinea's longtime opposition leaders expressed their support for the country's new military rulers on Tuesday as a four-day summit began that aims to chart the future of the West African nation following a coup. just over a week ago.
The French government faces a clash with tens of thousands of healthcare workers and caregivers on Wednesday over a new rule requiring them to receive a Covid-19 vaccine or face suspension without pay.
Californians voted overwhelmingly to keep their governor Democratic on Tuesday, roundly rejecting a Republican attempt to impeach him in a special recall vote fueled by masked mandates and Covid shutdowns.