IOM Repatriates More Than 100 Migrants Stranded in Libya

GENEVA – The International Organization for Migration reports it has repatriated 127 African and Asian migrants stranded in Libya under difficult, brutal conditions.

Tripoli’s Mitiga International airport was shut down last Sunday after being hit …

HRW: Children Suspected of Terrorism Links Suffer Detention in Nigeri

ENUGU, NIGERIA – Musa, a 17-year-old living in northeastern Nigeria, has a grim story. He said when he was eight years old, members of the armed Islamic group Boko Haram attacked and burned down his …

Congo: Confirmed Ebola Deaths Near 2,000, Cases Over 3,000

KINSHASA – Congo’s National Ebola Response Committee says confirmed Ebola deaths in the east of the sprawling African nation are nearing 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus have exceeded 3,000.

The committee released the …

Congo: Confirmed Ebola Deaths Near 2,000, Cases Over 3,000

KINSHASA – Congo’s National Ebola Response Committee says confirmed Ebola deaths in the east of the sprawling African nation are nearing 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus have exceeded 3,000.

The committee released the …

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe Regains Prominence for Husband

HARARE, ZIMBABWE – The controversy swirling around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding leader, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who has remained dramatically cloaked behind a heavy black veil as she succeeded in getting …