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What happend on April 15th 2018

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Mali militants attack bases disguised as UN peacekeepers

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 1:21
related countries: France France

One genuine UN peacekeeper is dead and many French soldiers are wounded after the attack.
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David Buckel: US lawyer sets himself on fire in climate protest

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 7:15
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York

David Buckel, known for his work for LGBT people, died after setting himself on fire in New York.
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Beyonce reunites Destiny's Child at Coachella

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 10:39
related countries: United States United States
related places: Coachella

The girl band performed together for the first time since 2015 during Beyonce's set at the US festival
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Syria air strikes: US still 'locked and loaded' for new chemical attacks

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 11:24
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States

President Trump vows to repeat Saturday's strikes on Syria if it carries out new chemical attacks.
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Israel destroys 'longest and deepest' Gaza tunnel

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 11:48
related countries: Israel Israel

The tunnel was heading towards an Israeli community near the Gaza border, Israel's military says.
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Italian film-maker Vittorio Taviani dies

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 12:37
related countries: Italy Italy

Alongside his brother, Vittorio Taviani became one of Italy's best-known directors over decades.
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Somaliland poet jailed for Somalia reunification poetry

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 13:09
related countries: Somalia Somalia

Pressure groups in Somaliland say poet Nacima Qorane's basic human rights have been violated.
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Barbara Bush, ailing ex-first lady, declines further hospital care

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 18:58
related countries: United States United States

The former US first lady will now spend her time in "comfort care" with her family.
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Syria 'chemical attack': Family seen in hospital video speak

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 19:00
related countries: Syria Syria

This is the story of Masa and her family, who survived the suspected chemical attack in Syria, in her own words.
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Syria air strikes: Trump defends claiming 'mission accomplished'

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 19:26
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president accuses "fake news media" of trying to demean US-led strikes on Syria.
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Donald Trump attacks James Comey's FBI memoir of 'lies'

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 19:51
related countries: United States United States

The US president says the former FBI director's book is "fake" and suggests he should be jailed.
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Syria air strikes: Macron says he convinced Trump not to pull out troops

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 23:33
related countries: France France, United States United States
related places: Trump

France's president also says he convinced his US ally to limit recent strikes to chemical sites.
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Things you might not know about the Commonwealth

Sunday 15th of April 2018, 23:56
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

As Commonwealth leaders meet in London, the BBC takes a look at the facts and figures behind this club of nations.
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