In Post-Bashir Sudan, Calls Grow Louder for Civilian Rule

Sudanese activists were holding nationwide protests on Tuesday to press the military to hand over power to a civilian authority after the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir earlier this month.

Railway workers and other protesters …

In Camp of Diehard IS Supporters, Some Women Express Regrets

AL-HOL CAMP, SYRIA The women say it was misguided religious faith, naivete, a search for something to believe in or youthful rebellion. Whatever it was, it led them to travel across the world to join …

In Camp of Diehard IS Supporters, Some Women Express Regrets

AL-HOL CAMP, SYRIA The women say it was misguided religious faith, naivete, a search for something to believe in or youthful rebellion. Whatever it was, it led them to travel across the world to join …

Senior Al-Shabab Leader Defects, Surrenders to Somali Government

Somali officials say a senior al-Shabab official has defected from the group and surrendered to the Somali government in the southwestern Gedo region.

Officials say Aden Abdi Mohamed known as Aden Obe surrendered Tuesday near …

Zimbabwe Wildlife Orphanage Rescues, Educates Against Poaching

BULAWAYO, ZIMBABWE An animal orphanage in Zimbabwe is one of the organizations leading efforts to ensure poaching and development do not wipe out the wildlife of the southern African nation.

About half an hour drive …