Africa

From global trade tensions, to Brexit to the fires in the Amazon rainforest, leaders struggled to find common ground on the world's pressing problems.
The U.S. government has charged 80 people in connection with a massive, international cyber fraud ring.
The mother claims that the suspect, reportedly a school employee, was allowed to continue working for several days after the incident.
An ongoing Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo has now become the second largest, killing at least 1,800 people since August 2018.
The attack came even as the country's warring sides said they accepted a cease-fire.
The country plans to plant a total of 4 billion trees by October as part of an effort to reverse decades of deforestation.
The House Speaker “didn’t just make arrangements to send me back," Omar wrote, "she went back with me."
The airlines did not elaborate on the reason behind Saturday's sudden suspension.
The Netherlands-based Hassan said she didn't think she was setting a record because she started off slower than normal.
The attack on the detention center killed at least 53 people, including six children.
The airstrike raises further concerns about the European Union’s policy of partnering with Libyan militias to prevent migrants from crossing the Mediterranean.
Tens of thousands of protesters marched Sunday toward Sudan's defense ministry to demand the ruling military force hand power over to civilians.
Reports in April speculated the Duke and Duchess of Sussex might head to Africa.
Though some in the Gulf have expressed optimism for the plan, it's been widely rejected by Palestinians and other Arab states.
The country's chief of staff and the president of Amhara state were among those killed in the violence on Saturday, local media reported.
The “peace to prosperity” proposes a global fund of $50 billion for 179 infrastructure and business projects across Palestinian territories, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan.
The United Nations refugee agency said Congolese are fleeing violence at a "massive scale."
Sudan's bloodshed has prompted concern from world powers like the U.S., which just appointed an envoy to the country on Wednesday.
The Latin American nation joined Botswana and Bhutan in securing a victory for LGBTQ equality.
A special envoy said Tuesday that Sudan's military and opposition have agreed to resume talks on forming a transitional council.