UN Agency: Over 400 Migrants Intercepted off Libya Coast

CAIRO, EGYPT - Libya's coast guard intercepted over 400 Europe-bound migrants off the country's Mediterranean coast and returned them to the capital of Tripoli over the past 24 hours, the U.N. migration agency said Sunday.…

2 Kidnapped Westerners Found Alive in Mali

An official of the United Nations mission in Mali says two people who were kidnapped in Burkina Faso in December 2018 have been released.

Mission officials say the Canadian woman and the Italian man were …

Bus Driver Recounts Al-Shabab Attack in Kenya

NAIROBI - Two people were killed Wednesday evening and another reported missing when gunmen, believed to be al-Shabab militants, attacked a bus in Kenya's Mandera county, along with the border with Somalia.

The bus driver …

Islamic State, Al-Qaida ‘On the March’ in Africa

Western-backed efforts to counter terror groups across Africa are falling short, increasing the chances one or more affiliates of Islamic State or al-Qaida could try to carve out their own caliphate on the continent, according …