Factbox: Who are Islamic State’s affiliates in Central Africa?

Factbox: Who are Islamic State’s affiliates in Central Africa?

KINSHASA (Reuters) – Ugandan authorities blamed Tuesday’s deadly suicide bombings https://www.reuters.com/world/africa/explosion-uganda-capital-kills-least-two-local-tv-2021-11-16 on “domestic terror groups” linked to the Allied Democratic...
Al Jazeera’s Sudan bureau chief arrested after protests

Al Jazeera’s Sudan bureau chief arrested after protests

CAIRO (Reuters) -Sudanese security forces raided the home of Al Jazeera’s Khartoum bureau chief and arrested him on Sunday, the Qatar-based news channel said, a day after street protests across Sudan against a military takeover. Security forces used tear gas and...
Protesters face tear gas and bullets to oppose Sudan coup

Protesters face tear gas and bullets to oppose Sudan coup

KHARTOUM (Reuters) -Five protesters were killed on Saturday as huge crowds defied gunfire and tear gas in Sudan’s capital Khartoum and other cities to demonstrate against a military takeover, witnesses and medics said. The protests came two days after army chief...
West says new Sudan army-led council breaches democracy transition

West says new Sudan army-led council breaches democracy transition

CAIRO (Reuters) – The United States and other Western powers expressed grave concern on Friday over the appointment of a new Sudanese ruling council by the general who led last month’s coup, saying it complicated efforts to restore a transition to...