From North Korea to Venezuela, here are the conflicts to watch in 2018.
Elections cost too much, the government says. But the years-long delay is more likely a power grab.
But António Guterres avoids full-fledged independent inquiry into brutal March murder of U.S. and Swedish researchers.
The Pentagon says it won its war against the Lord’s Resistance Army. But the notorious rebel group is far from a spent force.
Is the global health community ready to stop another outbreak?
Turmoil and violence threaten Joseph Kabila’s grip on power.
Can the scion of Congo’s second-most famous political dynasty shepherd the country to its first peaceful transition of power?
Five years after its viral video broke the internet, Invisible Children is on the front line of a covert war against the Lord’s Resistance Army.
Across Africa and the Middle East, a vacuum of U.S. leadership is exacerbating crises and emboldening abusers.
A last-ditch effort to avert what could be a massive political crisis came to an impasse on Friday — though the deal’s not dead yet.
Joseph Kabila is taking advantage of the opposition's mistakes to extend his rule. But armed militias may be the eventual winners.
An opposition leader in exile, a group of Catholic bishops-turned-diplomats, and the ‘last best hope’ to avert the coming crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
International donors spent $70 million to shore up democracy in the DRC. Here’s why it made little difference.