From the ashes of the country’s deadliest terrorist attack, lasting peace seems a long way off.
Stung by its inclusion on the Trump administration’s travel ban, Chad is already making life harder for U.S. troops in Africa.
The ghosts of Liberia’s civil war are stalking the country ahead of this week's election — and threatening the complicated legacy of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning president.
Rights advocates, fearing loss of leverage over Khartoum, are dismayed
Are the moral consequences of Europe’s increasingly hardline policy on African immigration outweighed by the political imperatives?
Somalia offered a deal to al-Shabab fighters willing to lay down their arms. Here’s why it didn’t work.
As American drone bases sprout up across the continent, special operations forces push out.
Europe has outsourced the dirty work of border control to Libyan militias. In doing so, it has turned African migrants into commodities to be captured, sold, and traded like slaves.
Are naval search-and-rescue operations saving migrants’ lives — or just encouraging them to take greater risks?
Migrants who fail to reach Europe face humiliation, isolation, and impoverishment at home.