Boko Haram Fighters Kill At Least 15 In Niger Village Raid: Sources

Islamist Boko Haram militants operating out of Nigeria raided a village across the border in southern Niger and massacred at least 15 civilians, Niger...

Migrants Seek New Ways To EU After Hungary Shuts Main Route

Riot police fired water cannon and tear gas at migrants demanding to be let through Hungary's newly shut EU frontier on Wednesday, while refugees...

Despair And Dread Grip Syrian Refugees On Election’s Eve

A little over a week ago, Syrian refugees began to notice men going around the camps in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley, asking who wanted to...

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Turns 91, Slowly Sheds Pariah Image

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe turned 91-years-old on Saturday showing no sign of giving up power as the West slowly eases pressure on a man...

No Motive Found To Explain Disappearance Of Malaysian Plane

Intensive background checks of everyone aboard a missing Malaysian jetliner have so far failed to find anyone with a known political or criminal motive...

Feeding The Children Of Boko Haram’s Victims

Behind the rusting walls of a Nigerian bakery, young boys forced out of their homes by Boko Haram, have found refuge. They are the...

Exclusive: Islamic State Guides Egyptian Militants, Expanding Its Influence

Islamic State, fighting to redraw the map of the Middle East, has been coaching Egypt's most dangerous militant group, complicating efforts to stabilize the...

Pope Francis: ‘Christians And Muslims Are Brothers’

Pope Francis has told worshippers in a mosque in the Central African Republic that "Christians and Muslims are brothers and sisters". He was speaking to...

Burundi Crisis: At Least 34 Bodies Found In Bujumbura

At least 34 bodies have been found in Burundi's capital after the worst night of violence in recent times. Most of the bodies found on...

Afghan Forces Fighting To Hold Off Taliban In Three Helmand Districts

The Taliban were threatening on Tuesday to capture three key strategic districts in Afghanistan's province of Helmand as fierce fighting with government forces stoked...