In South Sudan residents of the town of Wau fled to a UN compound yesterday after an armed group arrived, firing guns. Reports say members of the group beat up residents and torched homes.
An investigation is underway in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi following Sunday's rocket-propelled grenade attack against a police station which left four police officers dead.
Amnesty International says it has documented countless human rights violations in Pakistan’s tribal areas (Fatas) - both by security forces and armed groups such as the Taliban.
In South Sudan, the UN is looking into an incident in the town of Wau, capital of Bahr el Ghazal state, where at least 10 people were reportedly killed while protesting against a decision to move ...
Corsica saw its 20th murder this year on Friday and a series of explosions hit second homes on the French Mediterranean island overnight.
French police fired teargas as they tried to clear squatters from the site of a proposed airport near the western city of Nantes.
A group of French backpackers were told to “speak English or die” when they started singing in their native language on a bus in Melbourne, Australia.
France is working “intensively” to prevent an escalation of the Gaza conflict, Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Thursday.
Uganda on Tuesday sealed its Bunagana border post with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in Kisoro district over claims that M23 rebels in the eastern DRC were using it to finance their ...
An appeal was launched yesterday by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies to raise 28 million euros for Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries.