Latest from Paul Schemm

After a 20-year standoff, each day brings new elements of a thaw.

  • Jul 14, 2018

No more conference calls via the U.S. or bus rides through Sudan. Neighbors are once again next door.

  • Jul 13, 2018

Thousands cheered and packed the streets during a landmark visit by the Ethiopian prime minister.

  • Jul 8, 2018

Human Rights Watch has releases a damning report on prison torture in one region.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who was not harmed, said the “well-orchestrated attack” was “cheap and unacceptable.”

  • Jun 23, 2018

Although President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar hugged less than two days ago, there clearly was no reconciliation.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Salva Kiir and Riek Machar sat down in Ethi­o­pia for “Hail Mary” talks, but misery remains widespread in their country.

  • Jun 21, 2018

The response, after two weeks of silence, offers a glimmer of hope that the 20-year standoff will be resolved.

  • Jun 20, 2018

The announcements was the latest reforms by the new prime minister shaking up of the country.

  • Jun 5, 2018

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Turkey once helped build up Somalia, but now their quarrels are playing out inside the fragile state.

  • Jun 4, 2018
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