The Turkish lira crashed to a record low after the Trump administration doubled tariffs on Turkish metal imports.
Yemen is home to some of the world's finest honey, but beekeepers are struggling to move their farms safely and export their product.
Gay McDougall, a member of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, cited estimates that 2 million Uighurs and Muslim minorities were forced into "political camps for indoctrination" in the western Xinjiang autonomous region.
Road crashes kill or injure at least five people an hour in the country, and the resentment against them has been aggravated by the deaths of the two students last Friday.
Russia warned the United States on Friday it would regard any US move to curb the activities of its banks as a declaration of economic war.
"Scores killed, even more injured, most under the age of 10," Johannes Bruwer, head of delegation for the ICRC in Yemen, said in a twitter post.
Argentine senators rejected a bill to legalize abortion after an impassioned debate ran into the early hours of Thursday.
The US State Department said on Wednesday it would impose fresh sanctions by the month's end after determining that Moscow had used a nerve agent against a former Russian double agent, Sergei Skripal, and his daughter.
A right-wing pro-government newspaper has criticized a hugely popular exhibition of her work at the Hungarian National Gallery in Budapest for "promoting communism."
Driven in part by a desire to tap Ethiopia's growing economy and in part by a fear that rivals such as Iran and Qatar could gain a foothold in the Horn of Africa, the UAE has pushed into the region for more than a decade.