The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Xinhua world news summary at 1530 GMT, April 8

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

JAKARTA -- The death toll of tropical cyclone Seroja in Indonesia rose to 165 with 45 still missing, the National Disaster Management Agency said on Thursday.
"Two died in Bima district, West Nusa Tenggara province, and 163 others in East Nusa Tenggara province," said the agency's head Doni Monardo.
In addition, 45 people are still missing and another 20,929 are displaced. (Indonesia-Cyclone-Deaths)
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WASHINGTON -- Three retired senior officials of the U.S. Department of State ...