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Activist: Sudan protest leaders meet with military rulersA Sudanese activist says leaders of the protest movement are holding talks with the ruling military council
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
Voters line up to enter a polling station in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 20, 2019. Egyptians are voting on constitutional amendments that would allow el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Egyptians vote on changes that would extend el-Sissi's ruleEgyptians have gone to the polls for the first of three days of voting on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030 and broaden the military's role
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
UN says 220 killed in fighting over Libya's capitalUN health agency says at least 15 more people died in fighting over control of Libya's capital in the past two days, bringing the total to 220 dead including civilians
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Young Algerian protester dies of injuries; police accusedA young Algerian protester has died from head injuries that his family and friends believe were caused by a police beating
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Iraq summit brings together rivals Saudi Arabia and IranA summit organized by Iraq is bringing together regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran to bridge relations and invest in Iraq
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
A voter rides his bicycle past a poster supporting Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi near a polling station in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 20, 2019. Egyptians are voting on constitutional amendments that would allow el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
The Latest: Egypt begins vote on extending el-Sissi's ruleEgyptians are voting on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Separate militant attacks kill nearly 50 Syrian soldiersA Syria war monitoring organization says an Islamic State group attack in the country's center has killed scores of government troops
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Key events in Egypt since the 2011 pro-democracy uprisingHere are key events in eight years of turmoil and transition in Egypt, leading up to a national referendum on constitutional amendments that could allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to remain in power until 2030
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Egyptians begin voting on constitutional amendments aimed at keeping President el-Sissi in power until 2030Egyptians begin voting on constitutional amendments aimed at keeping President el-Sissi in power until 2030
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Trump calls Libyan commander pushing to seize TripoliPresident Donald Trump has spoken by phone with Libya's Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter, who is leading an offensive to take over the capital of Tripoli
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election is photographed Thursday, April 18, 2019, in Washington. Pictured is a section regarding Michael Cohen. (AP Photo/Jon Elswick)
Powerful Emirati crown prince entangled by Mueller reportPowerful Emirati crown prince, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, entangled by Mueller report over Seychelles meeting
The Associated Press1 day ago
Algeria protesters keep up pressure on regimeProtesters in Algeria have demonstrated for a ninth straight Friday against the country's leadership amid calls for the departure of the powerful military's chief of staff
The Associated Press1 day ago
Christian pilgrims march through Jerusalem for Good FridayChristian pilgrims march on Good Friday through ancient alleyways of Jerusalem's Old City, retracing Jesus' steps
The Associated Press1 day ago
Israel demolishes home of Palestinian charged with killingIsraeli military demolishes family home of Palestinian charged with the killing of 19-year-old Israeli woman
The Associated Press1 day ago
Sudanese protest organizers step up pressure on militarySudanese protest organizers to announce council to pressure the military to hand over power after al-Bashir ouster
The Associated Press1 day ago
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