The North Korea of Africa: Eritrea

Eritrea is sometimes described as "the North Korea of Africa." And it's a deserved title. The tiny nation, located on the continent’s...

Blood spilled for “Black Gold”

For nearly a decade following the formation of South Sudan, Africa’s 54th country, conflict has ebbed and flowed along the border between the two...

No refuge

Placement and displacement. These two geographic forces drive tensions between Sudan and South Sudan as conflicts in the border region escalate into...