Friday, April 25, 2014 - 07:33
Some 2,500 army troops and marines have moved in to reinforce police in an operation aimed at securing the slum, home to 130,000 people, ahead of the World Cup.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 06:44
(CNN) -- Over the weekend the United States launched drone strikes in two different locations in Yemen, killing at least 15 militants as well as three civilians. At the same time, Yemeni ground forces began what have been termed "unprecedented" operations against al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen, which may also involve additional U.S. drone strikes, although that isn't clear right now. The U.S. drone campaign in Yemen is very much President Obama's war.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 09:57
Brazil wasted the good years, postponing reforms, lavishing subsidies on its people, and convincing itself that it had found a magic growth formula that required no pain, no discipline.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 09:56
Boko Haram's elusive leader claimed responsibility for a bombing in Nigeria's capital of Abuja that left dozens dead, but said nothing about the group's reported mass abduction of schoolgirls that occurred the same day as the explosion.
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 08:32
In an embarrassing blow to its perception from an increasingly skeptical public, the Nigerian military Thursday retracted a report that nearly all the 129 school girls kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants had been released.
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 10:05
To mark six months since the attack on Nairobi's Westgate mall, CNN spoke with Dharmesh Bulsara, a volunteer who helped evacuate hostages during the September 2013 attack in Kenya.
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 00:00
Think about what the U.S. government would do if a political group laid out a road map for overthrowing President Barack Obama, Maduro said
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 00:00
The Obama administration, meanwhile, has remained noticeably tempered in its remarks regarding the crisis, although some political voices in the United States believe that Venezuela’s crisis requires a strict sanctions regime
Monday, February 24, 2014 - 00:00
Lopez, one of the leading opposition figures in Venezuela, was formally charged with arson and conspiracy, but murder and terrorism charges were dropped, said his attorney, Juan Carlos Gutierrez.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 00:00
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro appears ready to move forward with the prosecution of a leading opposition figure on charges of terrorism and murder.