The UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon has sacked the commander of the UN force in South Sudan after an inquiry concluded that its peace keepers had failed to protect civilians. The investigation supported earlier allegation by aid workers that UN troops refused to respond when government soldiers attacked an international aid compound in the capital Juba in July.
Iraqi special forces have fought their way into the ourskirts of Mosul entering the city for the first time since Islamic State militants captured it more than two years ago. IS has put up fierce resistance and the fighting is continuing. Sniper fire is posing a particular danger to the force which is trying to secure an eastern neighbourhood.
Eleven people including two policemen have been arrested in Moroco over the killing of a fishseller whose death prompted large scale protests in several cities. The fish monger Morsein Fakery was crushed to death in a rubbish truck on Friday as he tried to retrieve fish confiscated by police.
As results are announced in Ivory Coast of last Sunday's referendum, it's clear that president Alassane Ouattara has officially won an overwhelming majority in favor of proposed consititutional changes. The opposition which called for a boycott said no more than 7 percent of voters took part.
A cave in central Brazil has collapsed during a religious celebration reportedly killing ten people and injuring and trapping others. Local reports say that dozens of worshippers had gathered in the Caza Depedero Cave near the city of St Maria to celebrate All Saints' Day by praying and lighting candles.
The BBC has been told that Thailand crown prince Maha Vajiralongkorn will be confirmed as the country's next king on Decenmber the first. He was expected to be crowing on the death of his father, king Bhumibol Adulyadej three weeks ago.
Other industries have had to sack managers to reduce administrative costs.
The guerrillas shot down one aeroplane and captured the pilot.
A particular source of contention is plans to privatise state-run companies.
The need for villagers to control their own destinies has prompted a new plan.
He reached over and retrieved his jacket from the back seat.
He has exhibited symptoms of anxiety and overwhelming worry.
Opposition leaders had called for a boycott of the vote.
1.The UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon has sacked the commander of the UN force in South Sudan after an inquiry concluded that its peace keepers had failed to protect civilians.
Many of Britain's beaches fail to meet minimum standards of cleanliness.
2.IS has put up fierce resistance and the fighting is continuing.
The teacher training college put up a plaque to the college's founder.
3.As results are announced in Ivory Coast of last Sunday's referendum, it's clear that president Alassane Ouattara has officially won an overwhelming majority in favor of proposed consititutional changes.
in favor of赞成[支持]（某人或某事物）
The new development turned the scales in favor of that school.
4.The opposition which called for a boycott said no more than 7 percent of voters took part.
no more than至多
The northward journey from Jalalabad was no more than 120 miles.
伊拉克特种部队长驱直入进入摩苏尔郊区，这是自伊斯兰国激进分子一年多以前占领这座城市以来他们首次进入。IS顽强反抗，战斗仍在继续 。部队正试图夺取东部一个社区，狙击手让他们前进的道路异常危险 。
在摩洛哥，由于一名鱼贩的死亡导致几座城市大规模抗议活动，包括两名警察在内的11人被捕。周五，鱼贩Morsein Fakery试图夺回被警察没收的鱼时被一辆垃圾车撞死 。
随着科特迪瓦宣布上周日全民公投的结果，很明显阿拉萨内·瓦塔拉(Alassane Ouattara)总统正式赢得大多数选民支持提议的宪法改革。呼吁抵制改革的反对派称参加投票的选民不足7% 。
BBC被告知，泰国王储玛哈·哇集拉隆功(Maha Vajiralongkorn)将于12月1日被确立为下任国王。原本预期他应该于三周前他的父亲普密蓬·阿杜德(Bhumibol Adulyadej)国王去世时立即登基 。