Previous cease-fire attempts have failed to prevent violence. Many say the Sudanese president is trying to prevent a war-crimes indictment.
In the south, the parliament voted to double its budget to cover military spending, and the north spent 20 percent of its budget on the military.
Barack Obama’s victory was met with euphoria in many nations by those who see him as restoring their faith in American ideals.
South Africa's president was ousted by his own party this weekend.
'Roots Theater’ gives voice to the women of the epic flight.
Dozens died in the Kalma refugee settlement Monday when government forces attacked, claiming to search for smuggled weapons.
In Sudan's Arab north, Arabs marry, go to school, and work side by side with Africans from Darfur. The divide portrayed in the West means little to people here.