- South Africa's Zuma Leads Talks On Lesotho Political Crisis
September 01 2014 6:42 AM
Thabane fled Lesotho for South Africa on Saturday, hours before the army surrounded his residence and overran police stations in Maseru.
- Sweden Quarantines Patient In Suspected Ebola Case
September 01 2014 2:24 AM
A young man suspected of having Ebola has been hospitalized in Sweden.
- Libyan Armed Faction Takes Over U.S. Embassy Annex In Tripoli
August 31 2014 8:22 PM
Main embassy believed secure.
- Libyan Rebels Break Into US Embassy In Tripoli
August 31 2014 10:43 AM
Rebels from various factions in Tripoli stormed the U.S. Embassy Sunday.
- Lesotho Military Denies Coup, Says Capital Normal
August 30 2014 1:43 PM
Embattled Prime Minister Thomas Thabane cried, "Coup." But the military says it is not attempting to take power from him.
- Reports Of Attempted Military Coup In Lesotho
August 30 2014 4:52 AM
Military units surrounded government and police buildings and gunfire was heard in the southern African kingdom on Saturday.
- UN To Impose 'Targeted Sanctions' On Libyan Militias
August 28 2014 3:25 AM
Infighting between Islamist militias, which control parts of Libya, has raised fears of the violence spilling into neighboring countries.
- UNICEF Undertakes Record Relief Operations In Conflict-Hit Regions
August 27 2014 6:30 AM
Since the beginning of August, UNICEF has dispatched 33 shipments, totaling nearly 1,000 tons of emergency aid, most of it to Iraq.
- UN Helicopter Crash In South Sudan Leaves 3 Dead
August 27 2014 3:38 AM
A United Nations Mi-8 helicopter crashed in South Sudan killing three of its four Russian crew members.
- WHO Closes Ebola Lab In Sierra Leone
August 27 2014 2:43 AM
WHO's decision could hinder the global response to the disease, which has killed 120 health care workers and affected 240 others.
- Boko Haram Wrests Control Of Border Towns As Nigerian Soldiers Flee
August 27 2014 1:59 AM
Three people were killed by Boko Haram in the border towns of Ashigashya and Kerawa, as almost 500 Nigerian soldiers fled to Cameroon.
- Egypt And United Arab Emirates Hit Libya With Airstrikes
August 26 2014 5:28 PM
A week after unclaimed airstrikes rained on Libya, the U.S. military confirmed Egypt and the UAE acted without U.S. knowledge.
- Six Indians Test Negative For Ebola, More To Be Tested
August 26 2014 1:47 AM
Indians expected to travel back on seven different flights from the Ebola-hit countries of West Africa will be moved to designated hospitals.
- Is Boko Haram Nigeria's ISIS?
August 25 2014 8:08 AM
Militant group Boko Haram declared an Islamic caliphate in parts of Nigeria's northeast, which it has wrested from the army's control.
- Japan Considering Unapproved Ebola Drug In Special Circumstances
August 25 2014 1:40 AM
Japan’s Fujifilm and its U.S. partner MediVector plan to use the drug in the fight against Ebola.
- Ebola Kills Two In DR Congo
August 24 2014 3:47 PM
DR Congo officials confirmed two people in the country have died from Ebola, but said the cases were unrelated to West Africa outbreak.
- China Executes Eight Uighur Muslims For Terrorism
August 23 2014 11:21 PM
Authorities say three of those put to death were behind October's attack in Tiananmen Square.
- UN Seeks 'Immediate Action' For Iraqis 'Besieged' By Islamic State
August 23 2014 11:04 PM
The group has cut off an entire town from food, water and medicine, the U.N. says.
- Tripoli Airport Seized By Misrata Forces
August 23 2014 8:03 PM
- China Blames US For 'Dangerous' Jet Encounter
August 23 2014 5:52 PM
Beijing says the US is to blame for the encounter.