Saturday, February 24, 2018

South Sudan Rebel Group Releases Child Soldiers

Government deal with rebel group will see 3,000 children disarmed A South Sudanese rebel group has released more than 300 child soldiers in the past...

Evacuation Could Cripple U.S. Anti-al-Qaeda Efforts in Yemen

The evacuation of U.S. special forces in Yemen will seriously degrade the ability to coordinate targeting for U.S. drone operations against al Qaeda over...

Iran’s Hard-Liners Show Restraint on Nuclear Talks With U.S

A coterie of Iran’s hard-line Shiite Muslim clerics and Revolutionary Guards commanders is usually vocal on the subject of the Iranian nuclear program, loudly...

Egypt sending team to explore Kenya opportunities

  The Egyptian Government will send a team of experts to Kenya to explore opportunities for strengthening economic ties in order to champion intra-Africa trade...

Ethiopian Abdi Mohamed Omar appearance in Minneapolis sparks loud protest + Earlier encounter on...

Abdi Mohamed Omar drew a large Minneapolis crowd, but opponents denounce him. Spirited voices of protest rang out in downtown Minneapolis Sunday as an Ethiopian...

How I Escaped From Boko Haram

Babagana was just 16 when Boko Haram militants invaded his town, slaughtered his parents, and abducted the local children. It was midnight when Babagana crept...

Iraq Opts for Consolidation Over Advance in Battle Against ISIS

As a small force of Islamic State militants holds out in parts of Tikrit for a fourth week, Iraqi forces have been forced to...

Yemen asks U.N. to back military action by ‘willing countries’ + Pics

Yemen asked the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday to back military action by "willing countries" to combat an advance by Shi'ite Muslim Houthi...

U.S. Embassy in Djibouti Set to Resume Servic

The United States Embassy in Djibouti is anticipated to be reopened again on Sunday after days of feared security threats in the Djiboutian capital...

Sudan says Bashir to visit Saudi Arabia on Wednesday

The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will travel to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday in a two-day visit for talks with King Salman Bin Abdel...

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Twin car bombings kill nearly 30 in Somalia’s Mogadishu

At least 27 are dead in two car bomb blasts, claimed by al-Shabab, reported near presidential palace in Somali capital. Twin car bombings and subsequent...

Who will be Ethiopia’s next prime minister?

Will the appointment of a new Ethiopian prime minister only act to save the ruling party or usher in deeper reform? Hailemariam Desalegn's snap resignation as Ethiopia's...

Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...