Topic: African Union
After five days of assault by better-armed Al Shabab militiamen, pro-government fighters have apparently begun to retreat.
05/12/2009 01:00 am
Sheikh Hassan Aweys, whom the US accuses of having ties to Al Qaeda, says he wants to unite warring Islamic factions.
04/24/2009 01:00 am
Musi's case is thought to be the first of its kind in the US in more than a century.
04/21/2009 01:00 am
Out of 800,000 deaths emerged a new system of justice and more peacekeepers. But will either prove effective or enduring?
04/07/2009 01:00 am
At the Arab League summit Monday, the UN secretary general condemned Sudan's expulsion of humanitarian aid groups in response to the ICC arrest warrant for Bashir.
03/30/2009 01:00 am
The crisis not only threatens to make the island's poverty worse, it might also lead to the extinction of rare lemur species.
03/26/2009 01:00 am
A Dutch journalist and photographer traveled with rebel forces in Darfur in February. They were pinned down by government forces for weeks, before escaping across the border into Chad.
03/24/2009 01:00 am
03/23/2009 01:00 am
New leader Andry Rajoelina has asserted control as the South African Development Community threatens to suspend Madagascar.
03/19/2009 01:00 am
Embattled President Marc Ravalomanana has resigned after his rival led what the African Union called an illegal coup.
03/17/2009 01:00 am