One diplomat’s stinging resignation letter offers a glimpse into declining morale at the State Department under Trump.
The democratic future of a key ally in East Africa is at stake.
Policymakers must articulate the “why” informing a strategy and periodically revaluate whether it is achievable and what ought to come next.
From the ashes of the country’s deadliest terrorist attack, lasting peace seems a long way off.
Somalia offered a deal to al-Shabab fighters willing to lay down their arms. Here’s why it didn’t work.
Americans are exhausted keeping up with Donald Trump’s every tweet. People in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria, and Yemen are exhausted by violence and hunger.
Laura Heaton and Nichole Sobecki detail their reporting on Dr. Murray Watson and the impact his once thought-to-be lost work could have on the country decades later.
Images from the front lines of Africa's battle with climate change.
What if there were a blueprint for climate adaptation that could end a civil war? An English scientist spent his life developing one—then he vanished without a trace.
Trump steps up the fight against terrorists in Africa and Middle East, leading to a wave of combat deaths.
The president should reverse his administration's campaign against transparency.
Trump declared Somalia a war zone. Al-Shabab pushed back. Now we’ve got boots on the ground.
Lawlessness onshore is fueling a resurgence of crime on the high seas.