Former Egyptian President Morsi Dies in Court

Egypt's former President Mohamed Morsi, the country's first democratically elected head of state who was later ousted from power, collapsed and died during a court session. Officials said the 67-year-old had just addressed the court in Cairo during hi...

US Reopens Permanent USAID Mission in Somalia

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States is reopening its permanent U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Somalia, 28 years since its closing on January 5, 1991.Although the U.S. never formally severed diplomatic relations with Somal...

US Reopens Permanent USAID Mission in Somalia

STATE DEPARTMENT - The United States is reopening its permanent U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Somalia, 28 years since its closing on January 5, 1991.Although the U.S. never formally severed diplomatic relations with Somal...

Ethiopia Plans to Privatize Key State Enterprises

ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia's finance minister says the government is preparing to privatize some state-owned entities. However, the plan to sell off parts of the country's once-guarded crown jewels is getting a mixed reaction.At a corner of the Ethiopian A...

Ethiopia Plans to Privatize Key State Enterprises

ADDIS ABABA - Ethiopia's finance minister says the government is preparing to privatize some state-owned entities. However, the plan to sell off parts of the country's once-guarded crown jewels is getting a mixed reaction.At a corner of the Ethiopian A...

Sudan General Vows ‘Gallows’ for Perpetrators of Deadly Crackdown

KHARTOUM - A top Sudanese general vowed Sunday to send to the "gallows" those who carried out a deadly crackdown on protesters earlier this month that killed dozens and left hundreds wounded."We are working hard to take those who did

Sudan General Vows ‘Gallows’ for Perpetrators of Deadly Crackdown

KHARTOUM - A top Sudanese general vowed Sunday to send to the "gallows" those who carried out a deadly crackdown on protesters earlier this month that killed dozens and left hundreds wounded."We are working hard to take those who did

Sudan’s Bashir Appears in Public for First Time Since Ouster

KHARTOUM Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor's office in a corruption probe. The deposed strongman has been held under