Boko Haram Releases Beheading Video
March 02 2015 1:01 PM EST
The video, which is the first part of a series the group has entitled “Harvest of the Spies,” depicts militants killing two men they accused of spying.
UN Now Says 'Hundreds' Of Children Kidnapped In South Sudan
March 01 2015 4:29 PM EST
The United Nations originally estimated 89 children were abducted last month by a militia group.
Nigerian Girl Beaten To Death As Suspected Suicide Bomber
March 01 2015 11:44 AM EST
Police called it a "mob action carried out by an irate crowd" in the northeastern city of Bauchi.
Thousands In Cameroon Protest Boko Haram, As Fighting Intensifies
February 28 2015 3:01 PM EST
Some 5,000 people marched in Cameroon protesting against the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria. Fighting between the terrorists and coalition forces has intensified.
Brotherhood Leader Gets Life, Hamas Listed As Terrorists In Egypt
February 28 2015 11:09 AM EST
Palestinian group Hamas was labeled a terrorist organization and gyptian Muslim Brotherhood's top leader Mohamed Badie was sentenced to life in prison in one day.
Lesotho Holds Peaceful Snap Elections After Attempted 'Coup'
February 28 2015 5:54 AM EST
Lesotho's government collapsed last August after a vote of no confidence was brought against Prime Minister Thomas Thabane.
US Drone Attack In Yemen Kills 4 Suspected Al Qaeda Militants
February 28 2015 5:20 AM EST
The attack targeted militants traveling in two vehicles, a local security official said, adding that several other suspected militants were injured.
US Imposes Sanctions On Hezbollah - In Nigeria
February 27 2015 12:19 PM EST
“We will track Hezbollah’s illicit activities to all corners of the earth,” said a U.S. Treasury release.
ICC Uphold's Congo Ex-Militia Leader's Acquittal
February 27 2015 11:29 AM EST
The International Criminal Court upheld the 2012 acquittal for Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui's alleged war crimes.
New Report Finds Social Hostilities Against Religion Declining
February 26 2015 1:53 PM EST
A quarter of the countries surveyed still report high levels of religious hate crimes despite declining levels of hostility.
Nigerian Opposition Leader Says He Won't Negotiate With Boko Haram
February 26 2015 11:13 AM EST
Buhari is widely viewed as an anti-corruption leader, despite allegations of human-rights abuses during his regime.
Amid Boko Haram Attacks, US Warns Against Nigeria Travel
February 25 2015 5:35 PM EST
The U.S. Department of State warned Americans against traveling to and within Nigeria during the country's hotly contested upcoming elections.
The Measles Outbreaks That No One Is Talking About
February 25 2015 11:35 AM EST
Saying no to vaccines in the United States or Europe is a luxury people in other regions might love to have.
2014 'Devastating' Year For Human Rights
February 25 2015 4:01 AM EST
The number of displaced people across the globe topped 50 million for the first time since the end of World War II, Amnesty said in a report.
Obama Nominates First Ambassador To Somalia Since 1991
February 25 2015 12:40 AM EST
If confirmed, Katherine Simonds Dhanani would lead the U.S. mission to Somalia, which is based at the U.S. embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.
Democrats Win Net Neutrality Battle, FCC Votes Thursday
February 24 2015 9:31 PM EST
The rules will force broadband providers to treat all Internet traffic equally, proponents say.
2 Separate Suicide Bus Bombings In Nigeria Kill Nearly 20 People
February 24 2015 12:54 PM EST
Suicide bombings continue throughout Nigeria ahead of the rescheduled national elections.
'Al-Shabab Has Been Transforming'
February 24 2015 12:23 AM EST
The Somali terrorist group is now a threat to the European Union and the United States.
Snowden In Reddit Q&A After 'Citizenfour' Oscar Win
February 23 2015 11:50 PM EST
The NSA leaker and subject of an Oscar-winning documentary took part in a revealing Q&A.
Terrorism Has Been Deadlier In Europe Than In US
February 23 2015 5:32 PM EST
Since 9/11, 65 people have died in terrorist attacks on U.S. soil. For Europe, the death toll is in the hundreds.