| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Today's hijacking to Geneva of a Rome-bound Ethiopian Airlines jetliner brought back memories for us--not of hijackings of the past, but of this exceptional airline, which we flew all over Africa, often in in rather singular conditions, during the 1980s...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 1:52 PM
At least six people drowned after a small boat capsized Monday near the French territory of Mayotte located between Mozambique and Madagascar, the United Nations refugee agency said Tuesday. Ten others are still missing. The deadly sinking is the second...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
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| Jun 11, 2011
| 10:12 AM
MOGADISHU, Somalia (CNN) -- A top al Qaeda operative in East Africa, Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, was killed at a Somali checkpoint in Mogadishu, a senior official in neighboring Kenya said Saturday.
Mohammed, a citizen of both Kenya and Comoros, was long...
| Jul 1, 2009
| 12:12 AM
MORONI, Comoros -- A French official says the 14-year-old girl who is the only known survivor of a crashed Yemeni jetliner is headed home to Paris after being hospitalized in the Comoros with a fractured collarbone.
French minister Alain Joyandet said...
| Jun 30, 2009
A child was pulled from the wreckage of a Yemenia jet that crashed into the Indian Ocean early Tuesday.
There were 153 people on board the plane, which plunged into the water as it tried to land in strong winds on the island nation of Comoros. Besides...
| Aug 28, 2009
Officials in Comoros say investigators have retrieved the flight data recorder from a Yemenia Airways flight that crashed in the Indian Ocean on June 30.
The Comoros investigation team set up to probe the accident says the black box was picked up...