Hosni Mubarak acquitted of killing 800 protesters, so, who killed them?

Egyptian Courts have found no criminal evidence against Hosni Mubarak over his involvement in killing of 800+ protesters during 2011 uprising in Egypt. This...

Tunisian Commission Hears Internet Freedom Testimonies From Dictatorship

Tunisian blogger Zouhair Yahyaoui, who founded the satirical TUNeZINE online forum, was jailed and tortured for publishing “false news”. His story, and those of many others,...

How The Gambia is testing West Africa’s resolve to protect democracy?

How The Gambia is testing West Africa's resolve to protect democracy Peter Penar, Michigan State University The Gambia is an opportunity to reinforce election quality norms...

Scores killed in Somalia bomb blast, al-Shabab suspected

At least 34 people died Sunday when a car bomb exploded in the Somali capital, as Shabaab Islamists threatened to escalate attacks in a...

Leaked Video shows Egyptian Army executing unarmed prisoners in ISIS style

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laA0NECDB7I Shocking video footage has emerged appearing to show Egyptian soldiers executing unarmed, blindfolded detainees in the Sinai Peninsula. The video, broadcast late Thursday by...

Al-Shabaab: Should the Somali president open talks with the terror group?

Al-Shabaab: Should the Somali president open talks with the terror group? Fatuma Ahmed Ali, United States International University A political settlement between the Federal Government of...

Somali elections: How women still fight for political space in African...

Somali elections: How women still fight for political space in African polls Stephanie Carver, Monash University The recent Somali elections have been touted as the next...

Political chaos in Libya makes it a haven for radical terrorist...

Political chaos in Libya makes it a haven for radical terrorist groups Natasha Ezrow, University of Essex Salman Abedi’s suicide bombing in Manchester on May 22...

Egypt’s Revolution: Between Lost Hopes and Growing Apathy

The retelling of historical narratives requires someone with a good knack for storytelling, a silver tongue, if you will. The way you deliver a...

When will Egypt’s leaders check themselves?

Over the past few weeks in Egypt there have been many clues regarding the country’s leaders’ adherence to their authoritarian approach and their insistence...

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