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Morocco seeing largest protests since 2011.

Morocco seeing largest protests since 2011.

Morocco is now seeing some of its largest protests since 2011. News articles covering public, mobilized anger at the death of fish vendor Mohcine Fikri have repeatedly, and understandably, drawn…

Threats in Middle East and North Africa in the Post–Arab Spring.

Threats in Middle East and North Africa in the Post–Arab Spring.

This paper examines contrasting views on the geopolitical effects of the post–Arab Spring. Assessing Middle Eastern, U.S., and European perspectives on transnational security issues includes those threats that directly influence…

Morocco: The case of radical Islamist movement al-Adl wal-Ihsan.

Morocco: The case of radical Islamist movement al-Adl wal-Ihsan.

Across the Middle East, a critical question for regimes and peoples alike is “Are Islamists rising or fading?” Egypt under President al-Sisi is one story; Iraq and Syria facing the…

Leading scientist says South Sudan independence was rushed. Kiri and Machar must go home.

Leading scientist says South Sudan independence was rushed. Kiri and Machar must go home.

    A leading anthropologist and scholar says South Sudan independence was rushed and this has resulted into the recurring violence in the neighbouring state. Mamdani suggests that for peace…

Electronic surveillance system along border between Libya and Tunisia

Electronic surveillance system along border between Libya and Tunisia

The United States is funding a multi-million project to erect an electronic surveillance system along the border between Libya and Tunisia. The US has now released the “first tranche of…

Quo vadis, Tunisia?

Quo vadis, Tunisia?

The revolution in Tunisia has arguably been by far the most successful of the Arab Spring movements to date. Longtime president Zine El Abadine Ben Ali has been deposed, a…

Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) should return to their barracks

Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) should return to their barracks

MASERU–The three leaders of the coalition government are in Pretoria, South Africa, for peace talks with President Jacob Zuma regarding the current political instability in the country. READ ARTICLE HERE…

Djibouti welcomes China to build a military base

Djibouti welcomes China to build a military base

DJIBOUTI — China is negotiating a military base in the strategic port of Djibouti, the president told AFP, raising the prospect of US and Chinese bases side-by-side in the tiny…

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

President Barack Obama’s administration announced that his country had given Kenya $100 million (Sh9.5 billion) to fight Al Shabaab. “We are assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence sharing, security co-operation,…

European Union´s Parliament support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

European Union´s Parliament  support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

At the end of last month, the European Parliament voted in support of Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram, listing three major steps that could end the insurgency that has ravaged…

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