Algerians keep up pressure after president’s half-concession

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian students are protesting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s decision to delay presidential elections…

US joins Ethiopian-led investigation at plane crash site

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A team of U.S. aviation experts has arrived in Ethiopia to…

Algeria’s president abandons bid for 5th term amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria(AP)— Algeria’s president of two decades abandoned his bid for a fifth term Monday following…

The Latest: Algeria to get new constitution, government

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The Latest on the political situation and protests in Algeria (all times…

Tunisia: 12 infants die of hospital-acquired infection

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Twelve newborn babies have died in Tunisia after acquiring infections at the…

Sudan’s lawmakers approve 6-month state of emergency

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan’s Parliament says lawmakers have approved a state of emergency across the county,…

Restive Algeria awaits decisive move from returned president

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian teenagers and lawyers held protests Monday, and workers held scattered walkouts,…

Algerian president back home amid mass protests against him

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returned to Algeria on Sunday after two weeks in a…

The Latest: Algeria’s president arrives home amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The Latest on Algeria’s president (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Algerian President…

Algerian president back home amid mass protests against him

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika landed at a military airport south of the…

Reports: Algeria leader prepares to return home from Geneva

GENEVA (AP) — An Algerian government plane believed to be carrying President Abdelaziz Bouteflika took off…

A list of the 35 nationalities killed in Ethiopia crash

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Citizens from 35 countries were killed when an Ethiopian Airlines plane…

Thousands of Algerians protest over absent president

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Wrapped in Algerian flags, singing and tossing flowers, a festive crowd of…

Egyptian actor says military court sentenced him to 8 years

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian actor known for his criticism of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi‘s government says…

Rights group: Egyptian activists targeted in phishing scams

CAIRO (AP) — Dozens of Egyptian activists, rights defenders and journalists have been targeted by digital…

Hundreds of Algerian students protest, call for strike

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian students are gathering for new protests against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s decision…

Hamas leader says Egypt is renewing Gaza mediation efforts

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The leader of Gaza’s ruling Hamas movement says Egypt is…

Algeria: Anger boils despite president’s offer to protesters

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s offer of a new constitution and a truncated…

Egypt releases prominent photojournalist after 5-year term

CAIRO (AP) — A prominent Egyptian photojournalist was released after five years in prison and returned…

Algeria president’s offer to protesters fails to quell anger

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Angry Algerians have protested into the night despite President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s offer…

Egypt’s top cleric calls polygamy ‘injustice,’ draws debate

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s top Muslim cleric has stirred up controversy after saying that polygamy is…

Algeria’s Bouteflika due to submit candidacy amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s Constitutional Council has been placed under high security as President Abdelaziz…

Egypt military court upholds sentence against former auditor

CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian lawyer says a military appeals court has upheld a five-year sentence…

Egypt’s top cleric stirs controversy with polygamy remarks

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s top Muslim cleric has stirred up controversy after saying that polygamy is…

Egypt says fight between conductors led to crash killing 25

CAIRO (AP) — A fight between two train conductors unleashed a speeding, unmanned locomotive that slammed…

Egyptian official says 10 killed, 22 injured in a fire at the main train station in Cairo; death toll expected to rise

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian official says 10 killed, 22 injured in a fire at the main…

Students stage protests across Algeria against president

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Hundreds of students staged protests on Tuesday in several university cities across…

The Latest: UK lawmakers pursue strategies to delay Brexit

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Britain’s main…

Main UK opposition party takes step to back new Brexit vote

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May returned from a seemingly unproductive meeting with European Union…

The Latest: UK’s Labour says it will back new Brexit vote

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Britain’s main…