The appointment will end a two-decade vacancy in the war-torn capital of Mogadishu, though the State Department has not said yet whether it will open an embassy...
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
Seven decades ago, in the midst of a civil war and at the tail end of the decades-long British Mandate for Palestine, the state of Israel was born. The...
Photographer Jehad Nga gets a rare glimpse of the men who plunder the shipping lanes off the east coast of Africa