Jan 29, 2016 09:28 AM EST
Two well-respected foreign journalists were among 17 people arrested in a military operation in Burundi late this week. The French government is demanding their immediate release.
Jan 28, 2016 02:39 PM EST
In a survey that includes 168 countries, experts rated Somalia and North Korea as the nations perceived to be the most corrupt.
Jan 26, 2016 12:06 PM EST
The Islamic State group has seized blank passports in Syria, Iraq and Libya and set up an entire industry, according to French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve.
Jan 07, 2016 11:45 AM EST
At least 60 police officers were killed when a suicide bomber crashed into an academy used to train recruits.
Jan 03, 2016 02:51 PM EST
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul said he doesn't believe in giving foreign aid to extremists, as President Obama and Hillary Clinton do.
Dec 14, 2015 09:39 AM EST
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry backed the UN-negotiated national unity plan, saying that we cannot allow the status quo in Libya to continue.
Dec 09, 2015 08:18 AM EST
The Pentagon has confirmed the deaths of two prominent terrorist leaders from airstrikes in the past week.
Oct 28, 2015 05:45 AM EDT
An attack that claimed the lives of more than a dozen members of Libya's Tripoli government has triggered renewed tensions and conflict in the embattled nation.
Oct 23, 2015 03:33 AM EDT
A few damning revelations emerged and partisan bickering often erupted, though in the end, no career-ending smoking gun seems to have been found.
Hillary Clinton Benghazi Testimony: Lied About Cause Of Terrorist Attack, Showed Lack Of Interest In Libya, According To House Committee (WATCH)
Oct 22, 2015 03:37 PM EDT
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testified Thursday before the House Benghazi Committee about the Sept. 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Libya.
State Department Delivers Ambassador Chris Stevens' Benghazi Emails Two Days Before Clinton Testimony
Oct 21, 2015 11:41 AM EDT
Clinton is scheduled to testify to the committee on Thursday about her failure to provide adequate security for Stevens leading up to the onslaught.
Oct 19, 2015 04:36 PM EDT
"Shut up talking about things that you don't know anything about. And unless you're on the committee, you have no idea what we have done, why we have done it and what new facts we have found," Gowdy told his Republican colleagues.
Oct 16, 2015 10:18 AM EDT
Tripoli authorities have released the names of the suspects believed to have acted along with Abdelbaset al-Megrahi in the Lockerbie bombing, one of whom was Muammar Gadaffi's brother-in-law.
Oct 15, 2015 12:36 PM EDT
Nearly 30 years later, two suspects for the Lockerbie plane bombing that killed 270 people have been identified.
Oct 09, 2015 08:52 AM EDT
Fayez Saraj, a 55-year-old member of the Tripoli-based government, will be new prime minister, the U.N. envoy said.