ALGIERS, Algeria | Algerian ex-prime minister Benflis to run for presidency

ALGIERS, Algeria—Jan 20, 2019—Algerian ex-Prime Minister Ali Benflis has announced he will run for president in…

KINSHASA, Congo | Party of declared Congo vote winner rejects AU intervention

KINSHASA, Congo—Jan 19, 2019—The party behind the declared winner of Congo’s presidential election is rejecting the…

JOHANNESBURG | US says Congo’s 20 days without internet ’20 days too many’

JOHANNESBURG —Jan 19, 2019— The United States ambassador to Congo says 20 days without internet in…

KINSHASA, Congo | Congo court poised to rule on presidential vote challenge

KINSHASA, Congo —Jan 18, 2019— Congo’s constitutional court is poised to rule as early as Friday…

KINSHASA, Congo | African Union urges Congo to suspend final election results

KINSHASA, Congo—Jan 17, 2019— The African Union continental body issued a surprise last-minute demand late Thursday…

KINSHASA, Congo | Congo Constitutional Court begins election appeal hearing

KINSHASA, Congo — Jan 15, 2019— Congo’s Constitutional Court has begun hearing an appeal against the…

KINSHASA, Congo | Congo presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu arrives at constitutional court to challenge election results, alleging fraud

KINSHASA, Congo— Jan 12, 2019—Congo presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu arrives at constitutional court to challenge election…

MOSCOW | Russia’s highest court upheld land swap deal in Caucasus

MOSCOW — Russia’s highest court has upheld a land swap deal in the North Caucasus which…

BUCHAREST, Romania | Moldovan court suspends president in political standoff

BUCHAREST, Romania— Moldova’s Constitutional Court has temporarily stripped the country’s pro-Moscow president of his duties for…

GUATEMALA CITY | Guatemala’s Constitutional Court orders President Jimmy Morales to allow head of UN anti-graft body to re-enter country

GUATEMALA CITY— Guatemala’s Constitutional Court orders President Jimmy Morales to allow head of UN anti-graft body…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe leader to launch inquiry into violence

HARARE, Zimbabwe— The Latest on Zimbabwe’s presidential election (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Zimbabwe’s president after…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | A subdued Zimbabwe set for Mnangagwa’s inauguration, again

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe on Sunday prepared to inaugurate a president for the second time in…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe court unanimously upholds president’s election win

HARARE, Zimbabwe  — Zimbabwe’s constitutional court on Friday unanimously upheld President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s narrow victory in…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe court to rule Friday on opposition’s vote challenge

HARARE, Zimbabwe  — Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court said it will rule on Friday after hearing the main…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe court to hear opposition party’s election challenge

HARARE, Zimbabwe — There is tight security in Zimbabwe’s capital Wednesday as the Constitutional Court is…

BAMAKO, Mali | Mali constitutional court upholds election results

BAMAKO, Mali  — Mali’s constitutional court on Monday confirmed the re-election of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa urges nation to move beyond elections

HARARE, Zimbabwe  — Zimbabwe’s president has called on the troubled country to unite and “put the…

Romania court nixes law allowing officials to own business

BUCHAREST, Romania /March 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A top Romanian court has struck down legislation that…

Czech leader loses case on collaborating with secret police

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia/February 13, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — A Slovak court has dismissed a lawsuit by the acting Czech…

Spain seeks to challenge Puigdemont candidacy to form govt

MADRID/January 25, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Spanish government says it is seeking legal advice on challenging the proposed…