Agence France-Presse

Monday, May 12, 2014 - 10:34
Conditions set out by Boko Haram’s leader for the release of the Nigerian schoolgirls held hostage by the Islamists may lead to a deal that sees the girls freed, analysts said Monday.
Monday, May 12, 2014 - 10:28
Four Libyan soldiers were shot dead on Sunday in separate incidents in the restive eastern city of Benghazi, cradle of the 2011 uprising, security and medical sources said.
Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 19:14
"You write in the newspaper, 'No voice is louder than freedom of speech!' What is this?" Sisi asked a group of Egyptian journalists at a round-table meeting in Cairo this week, the AFP news agency reported.
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 14:26
The source said that President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi was not at the palace at the time of the attack, which came amid heightened tensions in Yemen where the army is pressing an offensive against Al Qaida militants.
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 14:04
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Thursday stood side-by-side with Syrian opposition chief Ahmad Jarba in a public show of support, but made no mention of the rebels' plea for heavy weapons to help end the war.
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 08:03
The United States will end decades of anti-drug trafficking assistance to Ecuador this month, pulling its staff from the INL office in the South American nation, a top official said.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 06:07
Sudan’s army spokesman Sawarmi Khaled Saad said the warships, one of them a navy supply ship, had arrived in Port Sudan, where civilians could tour the vessels during their port call.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 06:01
"We want to open the door of reconciliation to those who surrender their arms and return to the fold of their country," Marzouki said in the speech released by his office.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 11:26
Manifestantes encapuchados queman vehículos militar y de la estatal petrolera en Venezuela Grupos de manifestantes encapuchados prendieron fuego este lunes a un vehículo militar y otro de la estatal Petróleos de Venezuela en una calle del este de Caracas y en Táchira (oeste), respectivamente, así como una biblioteca universitaria en Barquisimeto (oeste), informaron autoridades. "Grupo de encapuchados cerró la avenida Luis Roche (en Altamira, en el este de Caracas), quemó un vehículo de la GNB (Guardia Nacional Bolivariana) e intentó secuestrar un camión cisterna", escribió este
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 09:25
Somalia has temporarily recalled its ambassador to Kenya following the arrest and alleged harassment of one of its diplomats in Nairobi, officials said Monday.