Singer will spend Christmas in palace with president who 'could face a war crimes trial' for aiding rebels
Deaths come as France and the UN begin disarming rebel militia after fierce fighting
He achieved a miracle, leading a diverse nation from the brink of war. What now, asks Michele Alexander
Thabo Mbeki attacks UK’s 'interventionist' foreign policy in Africa and Middle East
First charges brought in relation to the four-day Kenyan shopping centre siege that left 67 dead
Mozambique faces uncertainty as two decades of peace ends with fresh attacks from both sides
Family of Norwegian man suspected of Nairobi mall attack say he must have been 'brainwashed'
Commandos pluck al-Qaeda suspect out of Tripoli, but Seal Team Six raid on al-Shabaab beaten back
President Yahya Jammeh said Gambia no longer wished to be part of a "neo-colonial institution"
Cadets in the People's Liberation Army tinker with dancing robots at the Armed Forces Engineering Academy in Beijing. China's military budget exceeded £70bn in 2013, with £18m being spent on research and development.
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