Category: Africa

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Morocco tackling militant returnees – anti-terror chief

SALE, Morocco – Morocco is working hard to detain and place on trial citizens who have returned home after fighting ...

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Strike kills dozens of Yemen rebels including commanders

DUBAI – An air strike on Yemen’s capital by the Arab-led military coalition has killed dozens of Huthi rebels including ...

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Air strike on Yemen wedding kills 20

At least 20 people attending a wedding party in northern Yemen, including the bride, are reported to have been killed ...

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Algeria military plane crash: 257 dead near Algiers

An Algerian military plane has crashed near the capital killing 257 people on board, officials say. The aircraft came down ...

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UN raises $2 billion in Yemen appeal

GENEVA – The United Nations raised more than $2 billion Tuesday to help civilians in Yemen, with half the funds ...

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Egypt media body fines newspaper over election coverage

CAIRO – Egypt’s media regulatory body has fined an Egyptian newspaper 150,000 Egyptian pounds ($8,527.5) and called for an investigation ...

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Egypt scraps Mubarak ruling over telecoms shutdown

CAIRO – An Egyptian court Saturday scrapped a ruling to fine ousted president Hosni Mubarak and two top aides for ...

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Nigerian father’s pain as daughter flies to Abuja

The father of a schoolgirl kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria has described the pain of losing his daughter again. ...

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Egypt: 4 troops, 36 Islamic militants killed in Sinai battle

CAIRO – Egypt’s military says four troops and 36 Islamic militants have died in the past five days of fighting ...

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Egypt president’s sole opponent holds small rally in Cairo

CAIRO – A small group of people have gathered in support of the sole candidate running against Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah ...