People gather at the site of a suicide bombing as Yemeni security officials collect debris in Sanaa, yesterday. Photograph: AP

A bomb blast tore through Tahrir Square in central Sana’a yesterday, killing dozens of supporters of the Houthi movement that controls the Yemeni ca(...)

Venezuelan opposition representatives by Gran Polo Patriotico speak during a demonstration against the Venezuelan government to reject violence of recent days in the country and to ask the parliamentary immunity for opposition leader Maria Corina Machado. Photograph: Miguel Gutierrezz/EPA

Venezuela’s jailed protest leader urged supporters today to keep demonstrating peacefully against President Nicolas Maduro despite violence tha(...)

Zimbabwean police arrested the editor of a private newspaper today over a report that suggested army commanders loyal to president Robert Mugabe (right) were not opposed to prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai winning an upcoming election. Photograph: Reuters.

Zimbabwean police arrested the editor of a private newspaper today over a report that suggested army commanders loyal to president Robert Mugab(...)