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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — South Sudan's ambassador to Ethiopia is dismissing reports that relations are strained between the two countries after President Salva Kiir...
In Zimbabwe, losing husband can mean ‘losing everything’

HARARE, Zimbabwe — For many Zimbabwean women, the death of a husband means much more than losing a spouse. ...
Egypt’s el-Sissi says he is alarmed by high divorce rates

CAIRO — Egypt's president said Tuesday he was alarmed by his country's high divorce rate, suggesting a ground-breaking legislation to delegalize divorces verbally declared...
Turkish president warns Mozambique of alleged Gulen threat

JOHANNESBURG — The group blamed for last year's botched coup attempt in Turkey could infiltrate state institutions in other parts of the world where...
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CAIRO — An international rights group says an Egyptian court's decision to place more than 1,500 citizens on a terrorism watch list without trial...
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JAKARTA, Indonesia — Authorities in Indonesia are investigating allegations of weapons smuggling by dozens of its peacekeepers who were arrested in Sudan, the Foreign...
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UNITED NATIONS — More than half a million children in the West African area wracked by Boko Haram extremists are so malnourished their lives...
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UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations says preventive diplomacy in Gambia avoided bloodshed, restored democracy and averted what it calls a "humanitarian disaster." ...
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CAIRO — Egypt's presidency says that U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who expressed hope for a "new push" in...
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CAIRO — Egypt must launch an independent and thorough investigation into the recent killing of 10 men by security forces in the Sinai Peninsula,...

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