Australians Andrew Chan (R) and Myuran Sukumaran (L) inside a holding cell as they wait for their final appeal against their death sentence at Denpasar District Court in Bali in 2010

Indonesia to go ahead with Australian executions

15.04 Indonesia's security minister has said that Jakarta will press ahead with the execution of two Australian drug smugglers and other foreign convicts, ruling out an offer of a prisoner swap put forward by Canberra.

Liberia has gone a full week without any new infections

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Omar Trevino took the helm of the Zetas after his brother was captured

Mexico captures major drug cartel leader

04 Mar Mexican federal forces have captured Zetas drug cartel leader Omar Trevino outside the northern industrial city of Monterrey, dealing a new blow to the gang.