Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa

United Nations (UN) Africa | June 29, 2022

Human rights under threat in DR Congo and beyond, Security Council hears

The resurgence of the M23 armed group has “broad repercussions” for the security, human rights and humanitarian situation in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and for the wider…

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

Names, addresses of every concealed carry permit holder in California exposed, officials say

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

Secret Service pledges response to Trump motorcade allegations

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

Two-thirds back prosecuting Trump over effort to overturn election: survey

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Breaking Defense | June 29, 2022

New F-16s give Jordan’s air force a boost, but what comes next?

Promotional art for the F-16 Block 70 for Jordan. (Lockheed Martin.) BEIRUT: As Jordan’s leader publicly raised the idea of a Middle East NATO-like alliance, his Air Force has marked…

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The Arab Weekly | June 29, 2022

Spain warns of Russian presence in North Africa, advocates NATO pivot 'South'

Former NATO Secretary-General Javier Solana said that Russia’s  military campaign in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during his country’s long civil war left it emboldened.

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Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC) | June 29, 2022

TRAFIG Synthesis Report Understand the needs of displaced people and identify solutions that last

“To address the problems of protracted displacement we need to better understand the factors shaping these difficult situations for refugees and IDPs. People must then stand at the heart of…

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

Six takeaways on Cassidy Hutchinson’s explosive testimony

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

On the Money — Companies take risk with abortion policies

AP Most big corporations are willing to take a legal risk by helping employees travel to access abortion services amid a tight labor market. We’ll also look at the U.S.…

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The Hill, Columnists | June 29, 2022

Five explosive moments from Cassidy Hutchinson’s Jan. 6 testimony

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International Crisis Group (ICG) | June 29, 2022

A “Deal with the Devil” in the Heart of the Great Lakes

Cyclic violence has raged in the eastern DRC for almost 30 years. Crisis Group experts Onesphore Sematumba and Nicolas Delaunay visited Beni, in North Kivu, shortly after Uganda launched a…

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The Hill, Technology | June 28, 2022

Airbnb makes party ban permanent

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United Nations (UN) Top Stories | June 28, 2022

More than 70 grave violations against children caught up in war, being recorded daily: UNICEF

A “staggering” average of 71 verified grave violations a day, are committed against children by parties to conflict in more than 30 settings across Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and…

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Presidência da República Portuguesa | June 28, 2022

Presidente da República encontrou-se com o Presidente de Angola

<p style="margin: 0cm;" class="p1"><span class="s2">À margem da Conferência das Nações Unidas sobre o Oceano, o Presidente da República encontrou-se com o Presidente da República de Angola, João Lourenço.</span></p>

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Journal of Conflict Resolution | June 28, 2022

Violent Political Protest: Introducing a New Uppsala Conflict Data Program Data Set on Organized Violence, 1989-2019

Journal of Conflict Resolution, Ahead of Print. This article presents the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) “Violent Political Protest” (VPP) data set: a new –standalone- category of organized violence, which…

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The Hill, Transpotation | June 28, 2022

'We were standing on the windows': Passenger recounts Amtrak train derailing in Missouri

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The Hill, Transpotation | June 28, 2022

Nearly 48M Americans to travel July 4th weekend as flight chaos continues

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Maritime Logistics Professional | June 27, 2022

Chlorine Gas Leak Kills 12, Injures 251 at Jordan Port

At least 12 people died and 251 were injured in a chlorine gas leak from a storage tank at Jordan's Aqaba port, officials and state media reported on Monday.The leak…

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Maritime Logistics Professional | June 27, 2022

African Teamwork by Inchcape Smooths the Way for Faster Port Turnarounds

People power is a vital factor in expediting port calls efficiently in Africa, according to Inchcape Shipping Services’ Area General Manager Adrian Richter.“Our greatest asset is our people with in-depth…

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The Arab Weekly | June 27, 2022

Sudan accuses Ethiopia of killing 7 soldiers in ‘cowardly act’

The army said "this treacherous act will not pass", vowing in a statement late Sunday to respond to "this cowardly behaviour"

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Journal of Peace Research | June 27, 2022

Organized violence 1989–2021 and drone warfare

Journal of Peace Research, Ahead of Print. This article reports on trends in organized violence, building on new data by the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP). The falling trend in…

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Observer Research Foundation (ORF) | June 27, 2022

Bringing the Covid-19 Vaccine to Every Hamlet: The Story of Raigarh

Introduction In May 2022, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that about 81 percent of the population of Africa were yet to receive a single dose of Covid-19 vaccine.[1] The…

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The Hill, International | June 26, 2022

Biden commits $200 billion to global infrastructure plan meant to counter China

President Biden on Sunday relaunched a global infrastructure initiative meant to counter China’s growing influence, saying the U.S. would commit $200 billion to the effort in public and private financing…

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The Hill, Transpotation | June 25, 2022

Canceled flights; parked jets: Airlines struggle to meet demand in chaotic summer travel season

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The Hill, International | June 25, 2022

Biden heads to Europe amid domestic woes

President Biden is heading to Europe, leaving a nation in turmoil over abortion rights to take on dueling missions abroad: find ways to lower food and gas prices while keeping…

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