16 policemen killed in Egypt's anti-terror shootout
Egyptian Interior Ministry announced Saturday that 16 policemen were killed and another went missing in the Friday shootout with terrorists in the desert of Giza province.
Egyptian interior ministry confirms death of policemen in shootout with terrorists in Giza desert
A number of Egyptian policemen were killed Friday in fire exchange with terrorists in Giza province near the capital Cairo, Egypt's interior ministry said.
Egypt's president hails renewal of naval fleet to combat terrorism
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hailed the readiness of the Naval Forces with their newly installed equipments to fight terrorism.
Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark arrives in Angola, provides free medical services
The Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark has arrived in Luanda, capital of Angola on Thursday morning, on an eight-day mission to deliver free medical services to the local people.
In pics: tea plantation in SW Rwanda
People work at a tea plantation in Gisakura, southwestern Rwanda, on Oct. 19, 2017.
"Big lessons" to be shared between Africa, China: UN-Habitat chief
The successful story of China would be a source of learning for Africa, Joan Clos, executive director of UN-Habitat, told Xinhua in an interview on Tuesday.
New Egyptian capital under construction
The new Egyptian capital construction, which is estimated to cost 45 billion dollars in general, is a national mega project initiated as a bid to relieve the highly congested Cairo.
40 killed, several injured in bomb explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia
At least 40 people were killed and several others injured in a deadly bomb explosion near a popular hotel in Somali capital of Mogadishu on Saturday, the police said.
Plane carrying 10 crashes in Cote d'Ivoire
A plane with 10 people on board on Saturday morning crashed into the ocean shortly after taking off from an airport in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, airport sources said.
Burundi marks 56th anniversary of assassination of independence hero
Burundian president and his wife attend the 56th anniv. ceremony of the assassination of Prince Louis Rwagasore.