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Grenade attack rocks Djibouti cafe
Blasts target restaurant in downtown Djibouti, killing at least two and injuring 11 others.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 23:58 GMT
Sudan arrests ex-PM over state abuse claims
Country's state security arrests Sadiq al-Mahdi after he accuses authorities of rape and other abuses.
Last updated: 18 May 2014 04:17 GMT
Sudan plays down death sentence for apostasy
Amid global outcry, Sudanese government says pregnant Christian has chance to appeal penalty for changing religion.
Last updated: 17 May 2014 12:31 GMT
Sudan woman gets death sentence for apostasy
Judge orders Mariam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag to be hanged for apostasy and given 100 lashes for adultery, prompting protests.
Last updated: 17 May 2014 07:21 GMT
Sudan woman faces death penalty for apostasy
Court gives Mariam Yahya until Thursday to abandon her Christian religion or face death sentence.
Last updated: 15 May 2014 06:37 GMT
Sudan: Failure to talk?
What would it take for a breakthrough in Sudan's 'national dialogue'?
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 10:14 GMT
Sudan rebel leaders sentenced to death
Sentence comes weeks after the African Union adjourns talks it was brokering between the rebels and Sudan's government.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 21:02 GMT
Three scenarios for Kenya's ICC trials
The outcome of the ICC case on the electoral violence in Kenya can have important consequences.
Abdullahi Boru Halakhe
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 09:11 GMT
Tribal identity: The biggest beast ever existed in South Sudan
The author recounts his story of fleeing war in South Sudan for a second time.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 16:43 GMT
Africans urge ICC not to try heads of state
Delegates at AU summit in Addis Ababa reject what they call Hague court's "double standards in dispensing justice".
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 11:23 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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