Mohammed Vall

Mohammed Vall

Africa

Political tension in Mauritania amid return of former leader

Fears of a serious escalation increased after the arrest of the commander of the presidential guard and his deputy, both loyalists of former President Abdul Aziz.

Political tension in Mauritania amid return of former leader

Africa

Guinea protests turn deadly yet again

Thousands demonstrate against proposed constitutional amendments, which they say would allow President Alpha Conde to run for a third term.

Guinea protests turn deadly yet again

Asia

Kashmir under lockdown: Anger over 'unacceptable burdens'

Protesters chant pro-Pakistan slogans and demand an end to what they describe as Indian occupation of their territory.

Kashmir under lockdown: Anger over 'unacceptable burdens'

Middle East

Sudan's new leader faces daunting economic challenges

Wrecked by decades of economic mismanagement and civil war Sudan has $52bn in foreign debt and high unemployment.

Sudan's new leader faces daunting economic challenges

Middle East

Sudan protests: Female activists call for recognition

Women in Sudan make up more than 50 percent of the population, and have played a key role in the recent uprising that led to the end of the rule of Omar al-Bashir.

Sudan protests: Female activists call for recognition

Middle East

Sudan floods kill at least 78 people

Hundreds of villages in 6 federal states across Sudan have been evacuated.

Sudan floods kill at least 78 people

Middle East

Sudan's opposition threatens civil disobedience as talks stall

As military council objects to protesters' demands, opposition vows to escalate matters until the deadlock is broken.

Sudan's opposition threatens civil disobedience as talks stall

Middle East

Sudan in transition: Protesters call to dismantle army influence

On April 11, former President Omar al-Bashir lost the game of power to Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan.

Sudan in transition: Protesters call to dismantle army influence

Middle East

The life and work of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi was considered the most renowned Saudi journalist before his murder in the Saudi consulate in Turkey six months ago.

The life and work of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Middle East

Algeria risks further political unrest as protests persist

Many oppose President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to stay in power beyond end of his term.

Algeria risks further political unrest as protests persist

Middle East

Sudan's women expose 'injustice' on Facebook

They're unmasking violent behaviour of Sudan's security forces on the women-only Facebook group 'Minbar Chat'.

Sudan's women expose 'injustice' on Facebook

Sudan

Sudan sees first admission of fatal torture of protester

The victim schoolteacher was detained during demonstrations against the government and his death has caused widespread anger and condemnation.

Sudan sees first admission of fatal torture of protester