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Putin Opens The Door – Wide – To Staying On As President Past 2024

<p>In 2012, after four years of ostensibly playing second fiddle to Dmitry Medvedev, Vladimir Putin returned to the presidency.</p><p></p><p>And the guessing game began: How long would he remain there?</p><p></p><p>Would it be until 2018, after a six-year term, or …</p>
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Mozambique Opposition Party Wants ‘State of War Declaration’ in Restive North

<p>WASHINGTON - A major opposition party in Mozambique has called on the government to declare a state of war in the northern part of the country, where an Islamist insurgency has been going on for several years.</p><p>Daviz Simango, president …</p>
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Islamic State, Al-Qaida ‘On the March’ in Africa

<p>Western-backed efforts to counter terror groups across Africa are falling short, increasing the chances one or more affiliates of Islamic State or al-Qaida could try to carve out their own caliphate on the continent, according to the latest assessment by &h...
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