The late South African leader’s family members and President Jacob Zuma have been tainted by scandals and impropriety
(RAMALLAH, West Bank) — Relatives say Israeli soldiers have shot dead a 15-year-old Palestinian boy in the West Bank.
Wajdi Ramahi from the Jalazoun refugee camp near Ramallah said his son, Wajeeh, was killed by a shot to the back Saturday. Ramahi said his son was playing football on school grounds and then went to a nearby grocery …
Hundreds of flights delayed or canceled
Sectarian violence leaves capital on brink of anarchy
South African authorities bracing for massive crowds at memorial and funeral
Karzai has so far refused to sign post-2014 U.S. troop agreement
Read scripted apology last month for killing during Korean War
(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman’s attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he …
“We watched as the hope of Africa sprang through the prison’s doors.”
Only months after his release from prison, Nelson Mandela came to the United States campaigning against South Africa’s apartheid.
TIME’s International Editor Bobby Ghosh explains
From the UN Security Council to the NBA game between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls, here’s a look at how people worldwide observed a moment of silence in memory of Nelson Mandela.
The man who was assigned to guard political prisoner Nelson Mandela mourns Madiba’s passing