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Ethiopian unrest blamed on foreigners

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Ethiopia accused "elements" in Eritrea, Egypt and elsewhere on Monday of being behind a wave of violent protests over land grabs and...

Government calls for calm in Tshwane metro

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In the wake of violent protests in parts of the Tshwane metro government has called for calm and for people to continue...

Arab uprising could spark unrest in UK – general

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Britain's top soldier warned that pro-democracy uprisings in the Middle East could spawn militant Islamist activity in Britain, but said the greatest...

Syrian forces occupy Homs district after shelling

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Troops and militiamen loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad moved into a residential district of Homs overnight after six days of tank...

Bahrain rights probe head says torture systematic

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Bahrain said it would push ahead with parliamentary reforms it hopes will end unrest in the Gulf Arab country in an announcement...

Arab business forum urges reform to stem unrest

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Arab rulers have responded to popular uprisings with handouts and subsidies, but time is running out for the fundamental reform needed to...

Is a winter of discontent on the way?

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With the "Occupy Wall Street" movement going global and Middle East unrest stirring again, an autumn and winter of discontent looks increasingly...

Nigeria sect dialogue unlikely to stem unrest

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Negotiating with a Nigerian Islamist sect behind a spate of bombings in Africa's most populous nation is unlikely to succeed due to...

Saleh clings to power while unrest rises in south

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Yemen's president, in hospital in Riyadh, will not cede power until he returns to oversee a transition, a Yemeni cabinet official said...

Analysis: Regime change in North Africa: The seeds of the Arab...

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In this article I offer a backgrounder on the uprisings, revolutions, and democratic developments ongoing throughout the Arab world. I undertake a critical analysis...

Stratfor: The Middle East in long-term flux

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There are days when disparate events in multiple countries offer key insights into the trajectory of the wider region. Tuesday was one...

Stratfor: China and the end of the Deng dynasty

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Beijing has become noticeably more anxious than usual in recent months, launching one of the more high-profile security campaigns to suppress political...

Relatives search for bodies after Nigeria riots

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Relatives used a lull in the curfew in northern Nigeria yesterday to search morgues for their loved ones, after riots triggered by...

Ivorian forces move to stamp out Gbagbo stronghold

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Ivorian security forces have launched an offensive to stamp out remaining militia and mercenaries loyal to former president Laurent Gbagbo who are...

South Sudan army, militia clash kills 31 – army

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At least 31 people were killed in a clash between south Sudan's army and rebel militia fighters, the army says, the latest...

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