CNN World

How aid money ends up in funding terror

1 month 1 week ago
The murderous al Qaeda affiliate al-Shabaab is making millions of dollars each year by exploiting foreign aid money sent to Somalia by the very western nations who are trying to eliminate the terror group.

Captured ISIS fighters provide clues to remains of Jihadi John victims

1 month 1 week ago
A team of military and law enforcement forensic experts has been formed to explore a site near Raqqa Syria where remains of US hostages may be located, a US official tells CNN. The team is working to see what remains may be there, how they can be removed and shipped to a laboratory for potential identification. It is not clear if the remains would be shipped directly back to the United States. The exact location of the team and the work they are doing is not being disclosed by the Pentagon.

UN bribery case exposes Chinese corruption in Africa

1 month 1 week ago
It sounds like a Hollywood movie. A respected Hong Kong financial magnate allegedly plans a clandestine meeting with the president of Chad in the middle of the dusty Sahara Desert, and offers him a $2 million gift to secure oil rights for a Chinese conglomerate.
6 minutes 10 seconds ago
CNN World delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more.
Subscribe to CNN World feed