Rowan Kamal Zine El Abidine was one of a group of medical students who left university to join Isis in March last year
Police said they captured Eritrean smuggler Medhanie Yehdego Mered but the arrested man says he is Medhanie Tesfamariam Berhe, a 27-year-old refugee
Relatives told The Independent they recognised the arrested man as Medhanie Tesfamariam Berhe
The top ten most corrupt nations will receive £421 million in British aid this year
Key Saudi allies cite 'Iran's continued interference in the Gulf and Arab countries'
A long-running ethnic conflict, both within and between Sudan and South Sudan has displaced almost 2.8 million people internally, while Egypt has taken in at least 267,000 refugees and asylum seekers who face widespread prejudice
Exclusive: A year after Sudanese troops abused a town’s female population, they continue, with impunity, as a ‘punishment’
After a High Court judge ruled a Sudanese refugee was wrongly detained at Yarl’s Wood, the woman tells Dean Kirby of her ordeal
'Project Daniel' started with the story of one boy, but this new initiative is now providing low-cost prosthetics in a war-torn nation
Once, the Lord’s Resistance Army preyed on elephants for food in the bush, but now it is ‘white gold’ they seek
The move comes as security continues to deteriorate in the capital
Fighting persisted in parts of South Sudan’s oil-producing region today as African leaders tried to advance peace talks between the country’s president and the political rivals he accuses of attempting a coup in the world’s newest country.
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British, Canadian and Kenyan citizens are among 3,000 foreigners trapped in a South Sudan city experiencing bouts of heavy machine gun fire, one of the most violent areas of a weeklong conflict that has likely killed more than 1,000 people, a top UN official said Monday.
Campaign group warns that if rebel forces capture the country's assets, they could 'hold the government to ransom'