Isis takeover of Ramadi a ‘significant setback’

The takeover of the Iraqi city of Ramadi by Islamic State (Isis) fighters is a significant setback and makes the coalition battle plan against the insurgents longer and less pretty, a leading expert said on Monday (18 May). May 19, 2015

Burundi: 100,000 flee violence after attempted coup

Up to 50,000 Burundian refugees are stranded in an overcrowded lakeside village on the border with Tanzania, as aid agencies warn of mounting tension with local people and fear of disease. May 18, 2015