Nine attackers killed in assault on Somalia presidential palace: Official

An attack by Shebab rebels against Somalia`s presidential palace has ended with at least nine of the attackers killed, a security official told AFP.

Bomb near Egypt presidential palace wounds three: Police

A small bomb exploded in the vicinity of the main presidential palace in the Egyptian capital on Monday, wounding three street cleaners, police officials said.

Three `terrorists` killed near Yemen presidential palace

Three "terrorists" were killed today in clashes at a checkpoint near Yemen`s presidential palace, two days after a suspected al Qaeda attack on the same post killed five guards, the interior ministry said.

Nine Shebab, five Somali officials, killed in Mogadishu attack

At least 14 people were killed on Friday, including five Somali officials, in a suicide attack by Shebab rebels against the presidential palace in Mogadishu, police said.

Four years after earthquake, Haiti still in ruins

Four years after Haiti was hit by a violent earthquake, the dragging pace of reconstruction is nowhere more apparent than the capital, where its landmark presidential palace and cathedral remain in ruins.

Taliban attack Afghan presidential palace, CIA base

Taliban gunmen and bombers using fake NATO identification attacked an entrance to the Afghan presidential palace in the heart of Kabul on Tuesday, just a week after insurgent leaders opened an office in Qatar for peace talks.

Mortars explode near Syrian presidential palace

Two mortars exploded near one of Syrian President Bashar Assad`s palaces in Damascus on Tuesday but caused only material damage, Syria`s state news service said.

Egypt Army deploys tanks near Prez palace; 7 killed in clashes

Egyptian Army Friday deployed tanks outside the Presidential Palace and ordered rampaging mobs to clear the area.

Egypt President Mursi returns to his palace, protesters camp outside

Mursi was in the palace conducting business as usual while the protesters gathered outside.

Somalia: Mortars kill 5 near presidential palace

A salvo of mortars targeting Somalia`s presidential palace missed and landed on a nearby refugee camp overnight.

Yemen: New president sworn in; car bomb kills 26

The blast came as Abed Rabo Mansour Hadi was sworn in as president to replace longtime leader Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Ivory Coast: Gunfire erupts near presidency

Gunfire erupted in
Ivory Coast`s main city this morning just blocks from the
presidential palace.

Gunbattle at Tunisian presidential palace

Presidential guards loyal to deposed President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali were involved in the shootout.

Rescued Chile miners honoured at Presidential palace

The 33 miners saved from underground hell in Chile were honoured as heroes on at the Presidential palace.

Attack on Somali presidency kills 14

Somalia`s Shebab rebels attacked the presidential palace in Mogadishu.

Niger soldiers go on state TV to confirm coup

Renegade soldiers in armoured vehicles stormed Niger`s presidential palace with a hail of gunfire in broad daylight, kidnapping the country`s strongman President and then appearing on state television to declare they staged a successful coup.

UN headquarters, presidential palace damaged in Haiti earthquake

The headquarters of the UN peacekeeping Mission in Haiti sustained "serious damage" in Tuesday`s earthquake and a large number of UN personnel in Haiti are unaccounted for, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said late Tuesday.