Monday, May 25, 2015
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Africa

#Libya warplanes bomb ship near the city of Sirte

Military says the ship was unloading fighters and weapons, while oil officials say it was an oil tanker.

Read more: #Libya warplanes bomb ship near the city of Sirte

   

#Ethiopia votes with ruling party expected to win

Analysts say election falls far short of open competition as PM Desalegn is all but certain to stay in office.

Read more: #Ethiopia votes with ruling party expected to win

   

#Burundi opposition leaders go into hiding

Opposition figure says opponents of President Nkurunziza fear for their safety after assassination of Zedi Feruzi.

Read more: #Burundi opposition leaders go into hiding

   

#Burundi opposition leader Zedi Feruzi shot dead

Opposition figures confirm death of Union for Peace of Development party leader in capital Bujumbura.

Read more: #Burundi opposition leader Zedi Feruzi shot dead

   

Deaths as al-Shabab fighters attack two Somali towns

Fighters attack two towns in south before being driven out by government troops, as shooting in Mogadishu kills MP.

al-Shabab fighters 

Read more: Deaths as al-Shabab fighters attack two Somali towns

   

Al-Shabab storms Kenyan village near Garissa

Yumbis, 70km north of city where 148 people were killed in university siege, raided by Somalia-based armed group.

Read more: Al-Shabab storms Kenyan village near Garissa

   

Anti-government protests rock Burundi's capital

At least two demonstrators killed in clashes between protesters and police in Bujumbura as political unrest continues.

Read more: Anti-government protests rock Burundi's capital

   

South Sudan fighting surge sparks fears of catastrophe

UN says intense South Sudan fighting in town of Melut is creating an "entirely man-made catastrophe."

Upper Nile

Read more: South Sudan fighting surge sparks fears of catastrophe

   

French special forces 'kill al-Qaeda leader in #Mali'

'Abdelkrim the Tuareg,' suspected of killing French citizens, among four members of group killed, defence ministry says.

Read more: French special forces 'kill al-Qaeda leader in #Mali'

   

Libyan army troops killed in push for Benghazi

Army casualties mount as UN-recognised government continues offensive to retake control of eastern city of Benghazi.

Haftar

Read more: Libyan army troops killed in push for Benghazi

   

Page 1 of 60

Spotlight

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Israeli settlements

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?
Register Register

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page