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Sudan Protesters defy military curfew

Large crowds have remained on the streets of Sudan's capital, Khartoum, through the night, ignoring a curfew declared by the military.


Sudan military ousts al-Bashir

After nearly 30 years in power, Sudan president Omar al-Bashir has been ousted and arrested, the defence minister says. Speaking...


Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder arrested in London

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Mr Assange took refuge in the...


What next for Sudan and its 'master manipulator' Omar al-Bashir?

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir is the master of tactics, but the tidal wave of popular protest is beyond anything he has faced before,...


EU agrees to another Brexit extension

European Union leaders have granted the UK a six-month extension to Brexit, after five hours of talks in Brussels. The...


Israel election: Netanyahu set for record fifth term

PM Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to secure a record fifth term after almost complete results from Israel's election suggest a new right-wing...


UN boss condemns Libya attacks

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the military escalation and ongoing fighting in and around Tripoli, including...


Malpass takes office as 13th WB president

The Executive Directors of the World Bank have unanimously selected David R. Malpass as President of the World Bank Group for a five-year...


Kirstjen Nielsen: US Homeland Security chief resigns

The US Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, who enforced some of President Trump's controversial border policies, has resigned.


Rwanda marks 25yrs since genocide

Commemorations have begun in Rwanda to mark the 25th anniversary of the genocide that killed about a tenth of the population.