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  • Associated Press

    U.S. Military tried but failed to Free James Foley

    by BBC
  • DoD Photo

    Obama OKs Airstrikes on Iraq to Protect Minorities

    by BBC
  • Science

    U.S. Sending Experts to West Africa to Tackle Ebola Outbreak

    by BBC
  • Associated Press

    Obama Administration: Russia Fired Artillery into Ukraine

    by BBC
  • Reuters

    Palestinians and Israelis Suffer Deadliest Day of Fighting in Gaza

    by BBC
  • Reuters

    Shias Embrace the Fight against ISIS

    by Sudhanshu Tripathi
  • Reuters

    The Plight of Domestic Workers in Bangladesh

    by Raisul Islam Sourav
  • Chuck Kennedy/White House

    Obama Orders Resources to U.S.-Mexico Border

    by BBC
  • Alberto Gonzalez Farran/UN Photo

    China Sending Troops to South Sudan

    by David H. Shinn
  • Associated Press

    America’s Middle East Quagmire

    by Sudhanshu Tripathi
  • Reuters

    Arms and Ammunition Flowing into Sudan and South Sudan

    by David H. Shinn
  • State Dept. Photo

    Petro Poroshenko: Fighting in Ukraine’s East ‘Must End this Week’

    by BBC
  • Associated Press

    Bloomberg Radio: Former Ambassador Price Says West should address Africa

    by John Lyman
  • Asahi.com

    New $2 Billion Fund, China and the African Development Bank

    by Deborah Brautigam
  • Wikimedia

    Mikhail Khodorkovsky warns Europe on Russia sanctions

    by BBC
  • Vietnamese protesters

    Vietnam Protesters Attack China over Sea Dispute

    by BBC
  • Photo by Moritz Hager

    Thailand’s Constitutional Court Ousts PM Yingluck Shinawatra

    by BBC
  • Gold mine workers run for cover during a sand storm in River Nile State, July 30, 2013. Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/Reuters

    South Sudan and Darfur

    by David H. Shinn
  • Abdullah Abdullah

    Afghan Preliminary Election Results Expected

    by BBC
  • Chinese workers

    Chinese Direct Investment in Africa

    by David H. Shinn
  • A woman wears a mask while riding a bicycle on the street during severe pollution on January 23, 2013 in Beijing, China

    Government Report: One Fifth of China’s Soil Contaminated

    by BBC
  • China in Africa

    Africa in China’s Foreign Policy

    by David H. Shinn
  • Senegalese forces train with U.S. Marines. The U.S. military is now conducting exercises and operations with virtually every African military

    AFRICOM Goes to War on the Sly

    by David H. Shinn
  • Ukraine's military

    Kiev Begins “Anti-Terrorist” Operations in the East

    by Jonathan Wade
  • USS Donald Cook

    Russian Fighter Jet Buzzes the USS Donald Cook

    by Jonathan Wade
  • Ivory tusks

    Chinese Merchant Gateways for Ivory and Rhino Horns

    by David H. Shinn
  • Horn of Africa

    Religious Diversity in East Africa and the Horn

    by David H. Shinn
  • George W. Bush

    U.S. Senators back Release of CIA Abuse Details

    by BBC
  • Hassan Rouhani

    U.S. Outraged Over Iran’s ‘Hostage-Taker’ Envoy to the United Nations

    by BBC
  • Russia has said the troops deployed along its border with Ukraine are taking part in military exercises

    NATO to Meet on Steps to Pressure Russia

    by BBC
  • IMF headquarters

    IMF Close to Agreement on Aid Package for Ukraine

    by BBC
  • Al Shabaab militants

    Somalias Al Shabaab and Social Media

    by David H. Shinn
  • Somali pirates

    Africa Needs to Rethink Piracy Challenge

    by David H. Shinn
  • China-Africa

    Open Access to Articles on China-Africa Issues

    by Deborah Brautigam
  • Source: Elissa Jobson/gga.org

    China’s Investment in Ethiopia

    by David H. Shinn
  • South Sudan

    U.S. Policy toward Sudan and South Sudan

    by David H. Shinn
  • Algerian military

    Chinese Military Sales to Nigeria and Algeria

    by David H. Shinn
  • China in Africa

    How Africans view Chinese Business in Africa

    by David H. Shinn
  • Al Shabaab militants

    The Reinvention of Al Shabaab

    by David H. Shinn