We demand the release of our journalists unjustly jailed in Egypt.
Artist Akon talks about being an African in the US
06 Dec 2013 00:13 GMT
A young member of the Maitibolo Cultural Troupe, in front of a placard of Mandela.
AP Photo/Obed Zilwa
Nelson Mandela with US singer Beyonce Knowles and British singer Annie Lennox on Robben Island in Cape Town.
AP Photo/Juda Ngwenya, File
Irish rock star Bono, right, and Nelson Mandela pose after meeting at Mandela\(***)s residence at Houghton in Johannesburg, South Africa.
AP Photo/Sasa Kralj, File
Nelson Mandela, left, and actor Sidney Poitier appear at a news conference in Cape Town. Poitier is in South Africa making a film in which he portrays Mandela.
Patrick De Noirmont/Reuters
Nelson Mandela guides Pope John Paul II after they met at Johannesburg International Airport, at the start of the pope\(***)s first official visit to the country.
Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton and South African President F W de Klerk attend the Freedom Medal ceremonies in Philadelphia on July 4, 1993.
Nelson Mandela smiles as he formally announces his retirement from public life at his foundation(***)s offices in Johannesburg in June 1, 2004.
Mandela dies after battling a lung infection for more than three months. He was 95.
Wife of Raif Badawi, a blogger sentenced to 10 years in Saudi Arabia and 1,000 lashes, says he is a "peaceful person".
Human Rights, Politics, Saudi Arabia
Salman, defence minister since 2011, takes the throne at age of 79 after demise of his half-brother King Abdullah.
Politics, Middle East, Saudi Arabia
As the world's elite gather at the World Economic Forum in Davos, many Paris citizens struggling just to get by.
Main opposition Syriza party's platform of delaying debt repayment aims to sweep vote and undo austerity hardship.
Politics, Germany, Greece
Fault Lines gains rare access into North Korea and examines the impact of US policies on the secretive nation.
Politics, Environment, US & Canada
The damaging health effects of Tunisia's phosphate mines on workers who hoped the Arab Spring would bring change.
Health, Politics, Tunisia
Can a beauty contest restore the dignity and hope of Colombian women put behind bars because of drugs and violence?
Arts & Culture, Latin America, Colombia
The story of Morocco's Jewish community told from the perspective of those who have left, stayed or are now returning.
Politics, War & Conflict, France