President Hassan Sheik Mohamud unharmed as attack is repelled
International efforts have tightened the noose on Somalia's infamous pirates, but the scourge is alive in West Africa and could well return to the country
Abdi Farah Shirdon will step down just after a year in power
Parts of the coast saw as much rain as they did in all of 2012
On Oct. 5, the same day the U.S. whisked leading al-Qaeda operative, Anas al-Liby, from his home in the Libyan capital to a suspected holding cell aboard a ship...
[Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon died on Sunday, January 11, 2014. He was 85 years old and had been in a coma for eight years. Here, LIFE.com recalls...
Photographer Jehad Nga gets a rare glimpse of the men who plunder the shipping lanes off the east coast of Africa