June 24, 2019

Egypt’s military renews pledge to give up power

An Egyptian medic helps a wounded man during clashes outside the Defense Ministry in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between assailants and mostly Islamist protesters gathered outside the Defense Ministry in the Egyptian capital, leaving several people dead and many wounded, security officials said. (AP Photo/Mostafa El Shemy) CAIRO (AP) […]

Kenyan forces pledge further push into Somalia

RAS KAMBONI, Somalia (AP) — Kenyan troops and their Somali allies say they will push deeper into insurgent-controlled territory in Somalia now that rains have stopped. Mohamed Ibrahim Farah, the spokesman for a Kenyan-allied Somali militia at Somalia’s southern tip, said on Tuesday that troops would move within the week. A Somali militia that was […]