Paul Greengrass and Hanks are on outstanding form in this riveting true story of a Somali pirate hijacking
Former Tory leader signs deal for Soma Oil and Gas during his first visit to Mogadishu
Examination of the use of armed drones could help lift lid on 'America's secret war'
A fight in the Ukrainian legislature is just the latest example of politicians resorting to violence...
Point of View
'The economy without a state' wants to talk to investors - not be patronised by Kenya-based aid workers
The £800,000 ransom paid to free Judith Tebbutt from Somalia casts government policy in an awkward light
We already have more Islamist extremists than our spooks can keep tabs on without inviting more
William Hague's claims that the coalition doesn't facilitate payments called into question
Anger at Mail
columnist’s ‘crass’ famine
trip has been harnessed on Twitter for East Africa charity