- Scores Killed In Attack On UN Base In South Sudan
April 18 2014 8:26 AM
More than 1 million people have been dislocated from their homes since December, and oil companies have been warned to pack up and leave.
- Schoolgirls Abducted By Boko Haram Freed, 8 Still Missing
April 17 2014 2:51 AM
Boko Haram militants had duped the schoolgirls into thinking they were soldiers who had come to protect them, before abducting them.
- 71 Killed In Nigeria Bus Station Bombing Near Capital
April 14 2014 9:12 AM
Suspicion fell on Boko Haram, though there was no immediate claim of responsibility from slamists who are mainly active in the northeast.
- Rwanda Mourns 1994 Genocide [PHOTOS]
April 07 2014 8:28 AM
The Rwandan government has barred France from attending events marking the anniversary of the genocide.
- Ebola The Killer? Yes, But A Lot Less Than Other Diseases
April 04 2014 11:06 AM
The outbreak of the virus in West Africa captivates the public’s imagination, but people should fear it less than HIV and other diseases.
- Egyptian 'Military Inc.' Takes Charge Of Economic Development
April 03 2014 2:26 PM
Reasserting control of the Suez Canal Development Project, the military now seems to have everything in its hands -- for better or worse.
- Ebola Outbreak Won't Become An Epidemic, Experts Say
April 03 2014 9:24 AM
Fears that the killer Ebola virus will spread beyond areas already affected by an ongoing outbreak are overblown, experts say.
- Same-Sex Military Couples Suffer As Pentagon Drags Heels On Host Pacts
April 02 2014 5:22 PM
Most couples posted overseas are unable to get the same benefits as married heterosexuals.
- South Sudan's Oil Field War
March 31 2014 10:35 AM
Riek Machar tells IBTimes that the opposition is headed for the Paloch oil fields, but civilian fighters have motivations of their own.
- What's The Story Behind Morocco World News?
March 29 2014 10:28 AM
Conflict, controversy and biased “outside” media coverage drew two brothers back to their native land to create an alternative voice from the ground up.
- US Takes First Measures Against Uganda's Anti-Gay Law
March 24 2014 3:19 PM
The Obama administration has taken its first steps in retaliation against Uganda's adoption of a law that sentences gays to life in prison.
- Show Me The Money: Tunisia Illustrates Region's New Economic-Political Dilemma
March 21 2014 11:43 AM
Demands from desperate unemployed youth mount as Tunisia's fifth government since the 2011 Arab Spring grapples with a faltering economy.
- Can A Knowledge Economy Boost Egypt And Tunisia?
March 18 2014 6:44 AM
The countries' new constitutions have provisions to protect intellectual property rights in an attempt to foster a “knowledge economy.”
- This Week, While You Were At Work: Conflicts From Caracas To Kiev, In Photos
March 13 2014 5:32 PM
People took to the streets, to barricades and to fortifications in Central African Republic, Egypt, Libya, Syria, Turkey, Ukraine and Venezuela.
- The Bad Bomb: Blame Game Over Cluster Munitions In South Sudan
March 12 2014 4:51 PM
Cluster-bomb remnants have been found in South Sudan, but it's hard to determine who is responsible.
- Are Tunisia's Street Vendors Funding Terrorism?
March 12 2014 12:54 PM
3 years after Tunisia sparked the Arab Spring, suspicions arise over its informal street-vendor economy.
- Tunisia's New Spy Agency 'Is Entirely Inspired By The NSA'
February 26 2014 2:30 PM
An intelligence-gathering program born in Arab Spring has watchers worried the country is headed back in the direction where the trouble began.
- Boko Haram Slaughters 59 Students In Attack On Government-Run College
February 26 2014 6:29 AM
Boko Haram, whose name means “western education is sinful,” also reportedly burned down 24 buildings at the school.
- Drugs And Money Laundering: Q&A With Former Fed Bob Mazur
February 26 2014 6:00 AM
Mazur is an outspoken critic of the way governments and banks combat money laundering, the drug cartels' lifeblood.
- What's Next For Uganda's Gays After Repressive Bill Passes?
February 24 2014 1:48 PM
How will gay and lesbian Ugandans be affected after President Museveni signed a harsh anti-gay bill into law on Monday?