At least 47 killed in Sudan army’s last Darfur stronghold el-Fasher | Conflict News

At least 47 killed in Sudan army’s last Darfur stronghold el-Fasher | Conflict News

At least 30 civilians and 17 soldiers killed as the RSF press deeper towards the capital of North Darfur, says governor. Dozens of civilians and soldiers were killed in the latest bout of violence in the Sudanese city of el-Fasher on Friday, the local governor has said, as fighting in…

‘Major non-NATO ally’: What does Biden’s new Kenya pledge mean? | Explainer News

‘Major non-NATO ally’: What does Biden’s new Kenya pledge mean? | Explainer News

EXPLAINER Here’s more about the non-NATO ally designation, promised to Kenya during President Ruto’s Washington visit. United States President Joe Biden pledged to designate Kenya as a major non-NATO ally on Thursday, which will make Kenya the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to hold the designation. This was during Kenyan…

In Darfur, justice will be key to sustainable peace | Conflict

In Darfur, justice will be key to sustainable peace | Conflict

On May 6, 2004, Human Rights Watch (HRW) published a report alleging that the Sudanese government and its allied “Janjaweed” militias had committed systemic attacks on the civilian populations of the African Fur, Masalit and Zaghawa ethnic groups that amounted to “ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity”. The government and…

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 818 | Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 818 | Russia-Ukraine war News

As the war enters its 818th day, these are the main developments. Here is the situation on Thursday, May 23, 2024. Fighting At least 10 people were injured in Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second-biggest city, after a Russian-guided bomb destroyed a cafe and damaged a high-rise apartment block and a nearby trolleybus….

Why are Kenyan forces set to intervene in Haiti and how is the US involved? | Police News

Why are Kenyan forces set to intervene in Haiti and how is the US involved? | Police News

Kenyan President William Ruto is in the United States for a three-day state visit in the first such trip for an African leader since 2008. When Ruto meets his counterpart Joe Biden at the White House on Thursday, at the top of their agenda will be a multinational security intervention…

Russia starts ‘tactical nuclear drills’ near Ukraine border | Nuclear Weapons News

Russia starts ‘tactical nuclear drills’ near Ukraine border | Nuclear Weapons News

‘First stage’ of exercises involves Iskander and Kinzhal hypersonic missiles and is seen as a warning to Ukraine’s Western allies. Russia has begun the first stage of tactical nuclear weapons drills, involving Iskander and Kinzhal missiles, in areas bordering Ukraine. The Russian Ministry of Defence said on Tuesday that the…

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 817 | Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 817 | Russia-Ukraine war News

As the war enters its 817th day, these are the main developments. Here is the situation on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. Fighting Ukrainian President Volodymy Zelenskyy said his country’s troops are achieving “tangible” results against Russian forces in the northeastern Kharkiv region but the situation on the eastern front near…

‘Lone wolf’ or JI?: Jemaah Islamiyah confusion after Malaysia attack | Politics News

‘Lone wolf’ or JI?: Jemaah Islamiyah confusion after Malaysia attack | Politics News

Medan, Indonesia – Malaysia has been the target of a rare deadly attack after a man armed with a machete struck a police station in southern Johor state, killing two police officers and injuring a third. Initially, Malaysian police said they suspected Friday’s incident was linked to the hardline group…