Adama Barrow, winner of December vote, is inaugurated in Dakar but longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh refuses to cede power.
by Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Brazil19 Jan 2017 17:13 GMT
Riots between gangs at the Alcacuz Penitentiary followed a series of deadly bursts of violence in Brazilian prisons.
Politics19 Jan 2017 17:07 GMT
Gambia's president-elect to be sworn in at Dakar embassy as incumbent refuses to go despite threat of military action.
Europe19 Jan 2017 17:03 GMT
Why it is not meant to be for Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump.
Refugees19 Jan 2017 16:54 GMT
Fearful of deportations at official camps, refugees in Serbia find cover in make-shift shelters.
Middle East19 Jan 2017 16:44 GMT
B-2 bombers and US drones target two camps near city of Sirte, killing at least 80 ISIL fighters, Pentagon says.
Europe19 Jan 2017 16:43 GMT
British policy towards Palestine reveals a persistent pro-Israeli bias, from Lord Balfour to Theresa May.
Middle East19 Jan 2017 15:47 GMT
Firefighters reportedly trapped under rubble after building housing a shopping centre and clothing workshops collapses.
Palestine19 Jan 2017 15:46 GMT
A meaningful unity requires a serious engagement in restructuring and reinventing the Palestinian political system.
US & Canada19 Jan 2017 15:37 GMT
President Barack Obama set a precedent with a fierce crackdown on whistle-blowers.
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