Men in civilian clothes
snatched a Tanzanian human rights activist from a street in the
commercial capital of Dar es Salaam on Friday, the rights group
that employs him said, in what appeared to be the latest in a
series of abductions.
Lebanon's prime minister
designate said he would work to form a government within six
weeks to help pull the country out of a deepening economic
crisis, dismissing accusations he would be dominated by the
powerful Iranian backed-Hezbollah movement.
Hundreds of Hong Kong
anti-government activists gathered outside a detention centre on
Friday, demanding the release of arrested activists and
denouncing a police crackdown on a fund-raising platform
supporting protesters in need.