ABC News: International 3 April 2018

Migrant caravan raising concerns in US takes break in Mexico

A big caravan of Central American migrants that has stirred up concerns in the U.S., including drawing tweets from President Donald Trump, has halted its march for a rest at a sports field in southern Mexico

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South Africa to memorialize Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with national funeral

South Africa said it will honor Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with a state funeral.

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In a corner of Spain, a struggle to stop drug smuggling

This neglected Spanish town in the shadow of the rock of Gibraltar is reeling under an escalating war between Spanish authorities and crime gangs who have turned it into a key entry point for Moroccan cannabis resin into Europe

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Methamphetamine seizures lead surge in Thai drug busts

Police in Thailand have announced that they confiscated an estimated $54 million worth of methamphetamine in one of their biggest-ever drug seizures, and arrested 11 people in recent days as illegal drug cases surge in the country

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Migrant caravan stops in field in southern Mexico

President Donald Trump is warning about "caravans" of migrants heading to the U.S., though the caravan of Central American migrants supposedly moving across Mexico toward the border was strikingly immobile Monday

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Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes Bolivia

A powerful magnitude 6.8 magnitude has struck deep beneath Bolivia, although authorities have not reported injuries or damage

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Far-right views going mainstream in much of Central Europe

For decades after World War II, racist, extremist and anti-Semitic views were considered taboo in public life, strictly confined to the far-right fringes

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Israel in deal to resettle Africa migrants, then backtracks

After announcing an agreement with the United Nations to resettle thousands of African migrants in Western countries, Israel's prime minister has suspended the deal

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Saudis, UAE draw praise for pledging aid to Yemen

Saudis, UAE win praise for pledging aid to Yemen, where they are waging a devastating air campaign and imposing a crippling blockade

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Venice's vaporetti to run on purified cooking oil as part of 7-month experiment

The Italian city is trying to make its transport greener.

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