Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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...

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...

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...

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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Paul Pogba says he rejected Real Madrid before Manchester United transfer

Paul Pogba says he was the subject of interest from Real Madrid before he decided to sign for Manchester United. The former Juventus midfielder, who...

Le Monde: Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...