The fight against drug trafficking is among the priorities of many Asian countries. In China, convicted drug makers, sellers, and smugglers are sentenced to at least 15 years imprisonment and death penalty at the most.
Companies from China and Africa have signed more than 40 deals worth over 18 billion US dollars. The agreements were signed at the China-Africa Business Cooperation seminar on Thursday in Beijing, and just before a meeting on the outcomes of the Johannesburg Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, or FOCAC.
Turkey's Supreme Military Council has held its annual meeting in the wake of this month’s attempted military coup. Top military officials met with the country’s prime minister and justice minster to propose structural changes.