Morocco gets 1st batch of Turkish armed drones

RABAT: Morocco took delivery earlier this month of Turkish combat drones, the Far-Maroc unofficial website dedicated to military news reported. The report, also carried...

‘Silent killing’: Starvation stalks Tigray

ADDIS ABABA: Mothers in Ethiopia's war-scarred Tigray region describe feeding leaves to their children in a desperate bid to keep them alive. As they...

South Africa’s lone criminal profiler battles crime wave

PRETORIA: The woman's breasts had been cut off, but her genitals were untouched. An unusual choice for a killer. Even stranger, no blood had...

Sudan foils coup attempt linked to Bashir regime

KHARTOUM: Sudan's fragile transitional government said it foiled an attempted coup yesterday involving military officers and civilians linked to the ousted regime of longtime...

Egypt ex-junta ruler Tantawi dies aged 85

CAIRO: Egypt's Mohammed Hussein Tantawi, who headed the military junta that ruled after president Hosni Mubarak's ouster in the Arab Spring protests, has died...

Timeline: Sudan since the fall of Omar Bashir

KHARTOUM: A failed coup is reported in Sudan, which has gone through a fragile transition since the overthrow of the autocratic Omar Al-Bashir two...

Algeria ex-president Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies aged 84

ALGIERS: Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who ruled Algeria for two decades before resigning in 2019 as huge protests engulfed the country, has died aged 84, public...

North Africa virus cases plummeting

TUNIS: Weeks after a spike in coronavirus cases overwhelmed intensive care units across North Africa with severe oxygen shortages sparking public anger, case numbers...

Somali president withdraws PM’s powers in escalating row

MOGADISHU, Somalia: Somalia's president said yesterday he had withdrawn the executive powers of the prime minister, the latest twist in a feud that has...

Stench of death: Villagers flee site of Ethiopian mass killings

CHENNA: Bodies of rebel fighters dot the roads and fields leading to Chenna, a village in the mountains of northern Ethiopia that this month...

Saied calls to amend Tunisia constitution

TUNIS: Tunisian President Kais Saied has announced plans to form a new government and said the constitution should be amended, weeks after he sacked...

Tunisian man sets himself ablaze in protest

TUNIS: A Tunisian man suffered major burns yesterday after he set himself on fire, witnesses and medics said, days after another burned himself alive...

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