Aid Group Says Gunmen Stormed Its Compound in South Sudan

NAIROBI - An international aid group says armed men stormed its compound in South Sudan and assaulted several staffers. Relief International calls

Gunmen Kill 14 in Burkina Faso Church

Unknown gunmen opened fire on a church in eastern Burkina Faso Sunday, killing at least 14 people.Officials say the attack took place in the town of Hantoukoura, near the border with Niger.Soldiers are hunting for the attackers who fled on

Joyous Congolese Dances, Songs Enliven St. Peter’s Basilica

VATICAN CITY - Congolese dancing and singing enlivened St. Peter's Basilica on Sunday, as Pope Francis celebrated a special mass for Catholics from the violence-wracked African nation and denounced arms suppliers for helping to fuel the conflict.The wh...

Joyous Congolese Dances, Songs Enliven St. Peter’s Basilica

VATICAN CITY - Congolese dancing and singing enlivened St. Peter's Basilica on Sunday, as Pope Francis celebrated a special mass for Catholics from the violence-wracked African nation and denounced arms suppliers for helping to fuel the conflict.The wh...

UN Tries to Cut Numbers at EU-funded Migrant Center in Libya

CAIRO - The U.N. refugee agency plans to cut the number of migrants staying at an overcrowded transit center in Libya's capital, a spokesman said Saturday.Libya is a major waypoint for migrants fleeing war and poverty in Africa and the

Global Protests in 2019: Demonstrators Around World Demand Reform

Corruption, poor economies, political autonomy and personal freedom are among the many issues driving demonstrators' demands for reform around the world.Algeria. In February, after President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced his intent to run for a fifth ...