Tight security at site where former Egyptian president Morsi buried
Egyptian security forces block access to the cemetery where Egypt's former president Mohamed Morsi is buried, the day after he collapsed in court and died.
Three dead as Sudan police try to disperse protest
Security forces have used live rounds in an operation to disperse peaceful protesters in Khartoum. Demonstrators are demanding civilian rule, after a military council took over from ousted President Omar al-Bashir.
Russia: Chechen human rights activist jailed
Oyub Titiyev, who had exposed abuses by security forces in Chechnya, will spend four years in a penal colony. His family said the ruling was an effort by authorities 'to silence and disgrace him.'
Sudan protesters, police clash as anti-Bashir unrest widens
Stone-throwing protesters clashed with Sudanese security forces in the capital Khartoum and three other cities on Thursday (January 17) and a child and a doctor were reported killed in the latest spasm of unrest over price rises and cash shortages that flared a month ago.
Clashes heat up in Caracas ahead of Maduro's 'constituent assembly' vote
Venezuelan protesters clashed with security forces in Caracas on Friday, ahead of a vote for a legislative super-body proposed by President Nicolas Maduro.
Resort outside Mali's capital under attack
Security forces rescue dozens of guests from a Mali resort under attack by gunmen, according to a security ministry spokesman.
Security forces foil armed robbery, kidnapping, oil theft
Security forces foil an armed robbery, kidnapping, oil theft.
Bangladesh police kill deadly café attack suspect
Police in Bangladesh say they have killed the main suspect behind last month's attack on a cafe that killed 22 people. Security forces raided a house outside the capital Dhaka, and also killed two others.