Britain Weighs Legal Action Against Spain On Gibraltar

Britain warned Spain on Monday it might take legal action to try to force Madrid to abandon tighter controls at the border with the...

Mursi Supporters Stand Firm, Brace For Egypt Crackdown

Islamist supporters of deposed President Mohamed Mursi refused to abandon their protest camps in Cairo on Monday and said they would fend off any...

Israel, Palestinians Seek Peace Deal Within Nine Months

Israel and the Palestinians will seek to reach a peace agreement within nine months and negotiators will meet again within two weeks after holding...

Egypt Allows EU Envoy To See Deposed President

Egypt allowed Europe's top diplomat to meet deposed Islamist president Mohamed Mursi on Monday, flying her after dark to Mursi's secret detention facility but...

Spanish Train Driver Was Talking To Renfe At Time Of Crash

The driver of the train that derailed in northern Spain last week, killing 79 people, was talking on the phone with state train operator...

Rwanda Dismisses U.S. Charges It Backs Congo Rebels

Rwanda dismissed on Tuesday U.S. charges that it was supporting M23 rebels in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo and said leveling accusations would not...

Ex-Prime Minister Keita Holds Wide Lead In Mali Vote

Malian former Prime Minister Ibrahim Boubacar Keita holds a comfortable lead and could win an outright first round victory in a critical presidential election,...

President Buhari Says Government Is Short Of Money

Nigeria's treasury is "virtually empty", President Muhammadu Buhari has said. His government had inherited millions of dollars worth of debt from the previous administration, he...