The first remains of the 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain last month arrived in Vietnam early on Wednesday, capping a weeks-long wait by families eager to bury their loved ones.
Security is tight as the family of longtime Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe prepares to bury him at his rural home. A highly private farewell is planned for one of Africa’s most divisive figures
Overseeing the "New Wadi Al Salam,” or Valley of Peace, cemetery and helping with the burial procedures are Iraqi Shiite volunteers from the Imam Ali Combat Division. They had been fighting Daesh group in Iraq over the past few years, operating under the umbrella group known as the Popular Mobilisation Forces.
Thousands of Argentines lined the roads as the procession passed on the hour-long journey from the presidential palace in central Buenos Aires, where Maradona had lain in state during the day.