May 27, 2011 /
The Washington Post
Following northern Sudan's seizure of Abyei weeks before the south is scheduled to separate, rumors are circulating that the north intends to occupy more territory along the border.
May 26, 2011 /
New America Media
After more than three years of violence and destruction, residents of Abyei, Sudan continue to live normal lives.
May 25, 2011
In the Karamoja region of Uganda, villages say an army security crackdown on cattle raiding has led to incidents of brutal torture.
May 25, 2011 /
Tackling a food crisis: With the help of NGOs, farmers in Niger are looking for long-term solutions to recurring crop failures and shortages.
May 24, 2011 /
The New Republic
Northern Sudan has taken control of Abyei in a blatant violation of the CPA, leaving many to wonder, "Is Sudan sliding toward civil war?".
May 23, 2011 /
Only a few thousand protesters remain in Tahrir Square. In order achieve political change, those who oppose military rule will need to garner more support before September's parliamentary elections.
May 23, 2011
Few thought Tunisia's December 2010 uprising would so quickly spark revolts in the surrounding region. What will the Arab Spring mean for Syria, Egypt and Gaza?
May 20, 2011 /
After violence in Ivory Coast ended, hospitals were flooded with injured who had been afraid to leave their homes. For many, prolonged lack of medical care turned normal problems into emergencies.
May 20, 2011 /
Following the Ugandan government's ferocious disarmament campaign against the Karamojong, what does the future hold for this tribe of warrior nomads?
May 17, 2011 /
Post-election violence in Ivory Coast has ended, but with many afraid to return home and continued conflict over land rights and cocoa profits in the western part of the country, peace is far from...