In East Africa
Dec 21st, 2012
The Sudanese authorities have quietly arrested more than half a dozen army officers accusing them of plotting to stage a coup against the government led by president Omer Hassan al-Bashir. According to the Cairo-based Al-Masry Al-Youm and Saudi-owned Al-Sharq Al-Awsat newspapers the head of the of pl...
Dec 15th, 2012
An Egyptian woman casts her vote during a referendum on the new Egyptian constitution at a polling station on December 15, 2012 in Cairo, Egypt. Egyptians went to vote in the first stage of the referendum on a draft constitution, which has caused controversy and led to bitter division between liberal...
Oct 24th, 2012
Mohammed Nassir The era, which we live in now, requires more than ever, strong and genuine cooperation among countries of the world. We have been witnessing the fact that sustainable development could not be effectively attained at a country level unless it is supported by regional or international c...