Riek Machar’s war against the aspirations of a people You seem to have atttended schools where you where just pushed to pass if you still insist that Kiir was right. Great south Sudans nationals with good values and well founded ethical perspective have understood that our problem is Kiir's poor leadership ... 03/26/2014 - 6:01 pm | View Link
South Africa going to the dogs The latest, leaked report from the UN Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea fingers a number of South African companies operating in the security sector in Somalia, which the SA government is cheerfully ignoring – despite trying to position itself at ... 07/17/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The War on African Terror, as declared by the Washington Post As operations draw unsatisfactorily to a close in Afghanistan, America’s generals are busy preparing the next front in the War on Terror: Africa. In case you’d missed this development, the Washington Post helpfully announced it on their front page, and ... 06/14/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The war of the Sudans: All not so quiet on the Southern front From the grass stalls of Bentiu, where a burnt market and upended billboard bear scars of air strikes, South Sudan’s road north to Sudan buzzes with the locomotion of war. To the left and right, oil fields lie pocketed with shrapnel-filled craters. 04/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The War of the Sudans: All Not So Quiet on the Southern Front From the grass stalls of Bentiu, where a burnt market and upended billboard bear scars of air strikes, South Sudan's road north to Sudan buzzes with the locomotion of war. To the left and right, oil fields lie pocketed with shrapnel-filled craters. 04/27/2012 - 10:27 am | View Link
1982 Lebanon War Conflicts 1948 War 1968-82 Palestinian Insurgency (1968, 1972, 1973 raids) 1978 Conflict 1982-85 War 1985-2000 Conflict Shebaa Farms 2006 War 2010 Clash Lebanese ... 04/18/2014 - 4:15 pm | View Website
History of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan 1 Condominium period; 2 Egyptian independence, fate of Sudan; 3 Britain's Southern Policy; 4 Rise of Sudanese nationalism; 5 The road to independence; 6 The south and ... 04/18/2014 - 3:47 pm | View Website
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 04/18/2014 - 3:04 pm | View Website
SouthSudan.Net Rebecca Nyandeng blames South Sudan’s Kiir over violence January 26, 2014 (JUBA) – Rebecca Nyandeng de Mabior, South Sudan ... 04/18/2014 - 9:42 am | View Website
Southern Sudan News By Catholic News Service . Church leaders in South Sudan have called on their country’s warring groups to stop fighting and begin serious peace negotiations. 04/18/2014 - 8:30 am | View Website
An Afghan government security guard opened fire Thursday on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians and wounding a U. S. nurse, officials said.
According to its website, the Cure International Hospital was founded in 2005 by invitation of the Afghan Health Ministry.
Mark Knecht, Cure International's chief financial officer, said outside the group's headquarters in Lemoyne, Pa., that it "remains committed to serve the people of Afghanistan."
On April 4, an Afghan police officer shot two Associated Press journalists working in the eastern province of Khost, killing photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding veteran correspondent Kathy Gannon.
Russia announced new military exercises Thursday involving ground and air forces near its border with Ukraine, swiftly responding to a Ukrainian operation to drive pro-Russia insurgents out of occupied buildings in the country's tumultuous east.
The Ukrainian move, which killed at least two people, brought new threats from Russian President Vladimir Putin, who denounced it as a "punitive operation."
Russia's foreign minister warned a day earlier that any attack on Russian citizens or interests in eastern Ukraine would bring a strong response.
Mark Regev, a spokesman for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said the talks were "suspended now" because of pending moves by the Palestinians to establish a unity government that would be backed by the militant Islamist group Hamas as well as the more moderate Fatah faction of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
After a meeting that lasted several hours, the Israeli security Cabinet issued a statement that said it had "unanimously decided that Israel will not negotiate with a Palestinian government backed by Hamas, a terrorist organization that calls for Israel's destruction."
Fatah, which is dominant in the West Bank, supports negotiations for the establishment of a Palestinian state in that territory, the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem, but Hamas refuses to recognize Israel and advocates armed action against the Israelis.
The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world's eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them of "flagrant violations" of international law.
The last four are not parties to the 1968 Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty, but the lawsuits argue they are bound by its provisions under "customary international law."
1 Iraq violence: A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a police checkpoint south of Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 11 people, officials said, the latest episode in an uptick in violence in the run-up to next week's parliamentary elections.
Pakistani warplanes attacked insurgent hideouts in the tribal region near the Afghan border, killing 37 suspected militants and wounding 18, army officials said Thursday, as authorities hold peace negotiations with the Taliban.
The case has fanned contention about Chinese people's legal claims for losses and suffering during Japan's brutal occupation, which erupted into full-fledged war starting in 1937.
The Shanghai maritime court ordered the seizing of the bulk carrier, on Saturday after ruling that the owner, Mitsui O.
Closing two days of around the clock negotiations, U. S. officials said Friday that they reached a breakthrough with Japan to move forward a stalled regional trade pact even though gaps remain that could still upend a final agreement.