CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamist Mohamed Morsy of the Muslim Brotherhood was declared Egypt's first democratic president on Sunday by the state election committee, which said he had defeated former general Ahmed Shafik with 51.7 percent of last weekend's run-off vote.
They are called the ciyaal baraf, or the children of the snow. The kids of a generation who fled blood-stained Somalia two decades ago.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Somalia's political leaders have approved a draft constitution the U.N. says was almost seven years in the making.
The Family of a TFG military officer sentenced by a Military Court in the District of Afgoi complains the process of sentencing him the death penalty without due process of the law
NAIROBI (AlertNet) – For the first time, Somalis are fleeing their homes because of fear of abuse at military checkpoints, the United Nations says.
Egypt's state news agency says ousted leader Hosni Mubarak is "clinically dead." The agency had previously reported that the former president's heart had stopped beating, and he was not responding to defibrillation.