TAYYIP ERDOGAN Turkish President
He said US federal attorneys took aim at him in their prosecution of a Turkish gold trader accused of helping to violate sanctions against Iran.
FATTAH AL-SISI Egyptian President
He ordered authorities on Saturday to punish those responsible for the capsizing of a ship that resulted in the deaths of more than 160 migrants.
ABUBAKAR SHEKAU Boko Haram leader
He has released a video message denying a claim by the military that he was killed or badly wounded in an airstrike last month.