Rebel, military fighting in Congo's northeast kills 19
A Congo military spokesman says 14 rebels and five soldiers have been killed in fighting in the country's northeast.
Libya: Car bombing near hotel in Benghazi kills 7
A car bombing on a busy street in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi early on Friday killed at least seven people, including a girl, and wounded 20, a security official said.
Burkina Faso breaks ties with Taiwan in fresh blow to island
Burkina Faso has broken diplomatic ties with Taiwan, the West African nation's foreign minister said Thursday, in the latest blow to the self-ruled island that Beijing has been trying to isolate on the global stage.
‘Why was I arrested at all?’: Reservists investigated for using Army-provided housing allowance fight to clear names
Pentagon: Systemic problems led to deadly Niger ambush
Report: Culture of risk-taking, complacency were factors in Niger ambush deaths
Special operators say African terror groups a future threat to US, if not right now