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More Than 60 Dead in South Africa after Heavy Rains

DURBAN At least 60 people have been killed and more than 1,000 have fled their homes after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides along South Africa’s eastern coast, authorities said on Wednesday.

Most of the …

E. Africa, Recovering From Cyclone Idai, Braces for New Storm

The government of Comoros shut down schools, airports and public offices Wednesday as Tropical Cyclone Kenneth passed over the island nation, with wind gusts topping 200 kilometers an hour.

The storm, brewing in the Indian …

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 …

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 …