Daily Archives: May 11, 2019

Heads of China’s Science and Technology Community Expect to Deepen International Cooperation and Make More Friends

BEIJING, May 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — By 2018, China’s Beidou navigation satellite system had been widely used in transportation, land planning, precision agriculture, and other civil areas in over 30 countries and regions along the “Belt and Road” route, and it is the information and communication technology that supports the construction of land and sea cables and backbone networks in 12 countries. During the […]

Hostages Rescued From Burkina Faso Laud Fallen Commandos

OUAGADOUGOU / PARIS Three hostages freed by French commandos from militants in Burkina Faso arrived in Paris on Saturday, expressing sorrow at the deaths of two French soldiers in the rescue operation.President Emmanuel Macron welcomed the hostages a…

IS Claims It Killed 11 Soldiers in Northeastern Nigeria

CAIRO Islamic State killed 11 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on the northeastern town of Gajiganna, the group claimed Saturday through its news agency AMAQ.The jihadist organization said the attack on the soldiers took place in the town in northeaste…

French Military Frees Foreign Hostages from Burkina Faso

French special forces have rescued four foreign hostages from Burkina Faso but lost two of their elite soldiers in the mission.France’s military said the special forces carried out the raid during a predawn operation Friday, supported by U.S. intellige…