Recent Blog Posts
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 16:16:36 GMTWar Crimes Suspect Called ‘Rambo’ Is Turned Over to International CourtSecurity forces of the Central African Republic detained Alfred Yekatom, a sitting member of Parliament, after he fired a gun at the Parliament in Bangui in October.
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 16:00:00 GMTQ. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: A Journalist Recalls the Terror (and Boredom) of Being Held Hostage
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 02:36:50 GMT8 U.N. Peacekeepers Killed in Congo in Area Facing Ebola OutbreakA United Nations peacekeeper from Tanzania on patrol this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:09:57 GMTDorothy Cheney, Who Studied Primates Up Close, Dies at 68Dorothy Cheney with baboons at the Moremi Game Reserve in Botswana. Her research there included insights into the hierarchical nature of baboon societies.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:12:49 GMTU.N. Lifts Sanctions on Eritrea, but Keeps Somalia Arms EmbargoFrom left, President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia and President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed of Somalia last week in Ethiopia.
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 03:27:56 GMTHow to Date a Lot of BillionairesKiran and Jyoti Matharoo in the Consort Bar at Toronto’s Omni King Edward Hotel.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 20:51:43 GMTCar Bombs Kill at Least 20 in Somalia’s CapitalSecurity officers fleeing the scene of an explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Friday.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:04 GMTSomali Pirates, a Kidnapping, Then a Facebook MessageAn indictment made public Wednesday charged Mohamed Tahlil Mohamed with kidnapping Michael Scott Moore, above, in Somalia.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 13:40:21 GMTAt Least 47 Die in Zimbabwe When Buses CollideOne of the buses tried to pass two large trucks on a stretch of the road where overtaking is prohibited, an official said.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 10:49:27 GMTCameroon Students Have Been Released, Officials SayGovernment soldiers in Ekona, Cameroon, last month. The military’s response to separatists in the country, a largely ragtag group of fighters who use homemade guns and take orders from leaders living abroad, has been heavily criticized by human rights advocates.