Cairo (CNN) -- Egypt's military deposed the country's first democratically elected president Wednesday night, installing the head of the country's highest court as an interim leader, the country's top general announced. Gen. Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi said the military was fulfilling its "historic responsibility" to protect the country by ousting Mohamed Morsy, the Western-educated Islamist leader elected a year ago.
Information used to obtain search warrants executed as part of a Toronto gang sweep will be kept secret until after Aug. 27, a judge ruled Tuesday. After the Star and counsel for other media outlets submitted an application to have the search warrants related to 12 addresses in Etobicoke and North York made public,
Somalia is planning to have it’s first telecommunications act bill to regulate and establish physical infrastructure in the telecommunications since the government of Siyad Barre was overthrown in 1991.
One of Somalia's most prominent Alshabab leaders Hassan Dahir Aweys who was arrested by Himin and Heb regional administration was flown to the capital Mogadishu on Saturday and then detained by Somali security forces.
Four more people have been killed in an attack on a village in Mandera County in the ongoing inter-clan conflict.
MOGADISHU | (Reuters) - Somalia's government may recognise a former Islamist warlord it had opposed as interim leader of a strategic port city in a bid to defuse tensions, diplomats said, although a new clash between rival militias erupted there on Friday.