Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah said that ISIS holds around 296 square kilometres (115 square miles) on both sides of the border.
19 Aug 2017 11:53 AM
Kagame has been de facto leader or president since the end of the 1994 genocide.
18 Aug 2017 9:00 PM
Jean-Bosco Lalu, who leads civil society groups in the nearby regional hub of Bunia, says 30 bodies have been recovered.
17 Aug 2017 8:35 PM
UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in New York that the UN country team was supporting national authorities in rescue operations.
17 Aug 2017 12:27 PM
Ibrahim Liman, the head of a local anti-jihadist militia force, confirmed the details of the attack.
16 Aug 2017 4:44 PM
The minister said both India and South Africa had issued a ten-year business visa to facilitate trade relations.
16 Aug 2017 12:00 PM
Keita is current chairman of the G5 Sahel group a coalition of five western-backed Saharan countries that have pledged to fight terror.
16 Aug 2017 11:25 AM
Touring Regent, one of the worst-hit areas, President Ernest Bai Koroma fought back tears as he said the devastation was 'overwhelming us'.
16 Aug 2017 7:59 AM
Earlier in June this year, at least two people were killed in a terror attack at a luxurious resort frequented by tourists in Mali.
14 Aug 2017 5:51 PM
Burkina Faso, a landlocked nation in West Africa, is one of the poorest countries in the world.
14 Aug 2017 8:09 AM
A senior police official told on condition of anonymity that eight bodies from Nairobi’s slums had arrived at the city morgue.
13 Aug 2017 8:47 AM
The bodies of nine young men shot dead overnight in Nairobi’s Mathare slum had been brought to the city morgue, a security official said.
13 Aug 2017 6:12 AM
An eyewitness who lives close to the crash site said he and others ran toward the site when they heard the sound of the impact.
12 Aug 2017 10:02 AM
The head of the ambulance services Dr Abu Homs said he fears the death toll and the number of injured could rise further.
11 Aug 2017 8:13 PM
The National Super Alliance (NASA) opposition coalition on Thursday demanded that its candidate Raila Odinga be declared president.
11 Aug 2017 2:34 PM
The contested election in 2013 was taken to the courts, and ended largely peacefully even though Odinga lost.
09 Aug 2017 12:39 PM
Voters formed long lines at many polling stations waiting for the chance to cast ballots in the tightly contested race for the presidency.
08 Aug 2017 10:36 AM
Pakistan would not compromise over the issue of Kashmir, says Khawaja Asif.
07 Aug 2017 1:05 AM
Several worshippers with gunshot wounds were receiving treatment at the hospital, the source said.
06 Aug 2017 7:48 PM
The armed groups accused of abuses by the UN operate in areas where Mali's army and state is absent or has a very limited presence.
06 Aug 2017 12:26 PM