Former South African deputy
finance minister Mcebisi Jonas told an inquiry that business
friends of ex-president Jacob Zuma threatened to kill him if he
spoke about a meeting at which they offered him money and the
post of finance minister.
U.S. sanctions against Russia
tied to a nerve agent attack in Britain will officially take
effect on Monday, according to a notice posted on Friday at the
Federal Register, a daily catalogue of actions and regulations
at government agencies.