Category: Africa

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staffJune 26, 2018

Death sentence quashed on Sudanese teen who killed husband

A Sudanese court on Tuesday overturned a death sentence on a teenager who killed her husband whom she alleged had ...

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staffJune 26, 2018

UN peacekeeper killed in South Sudan

The United Nations says one of its peacekeepers was killed in South Sudan when a U.N. convoy was attacked. The ...

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staffJune 25, 2018

Arab-led coalition says killed 8 Hezbollah members in Yemen

The Arab-led coalition battling rebels in Yemen Monday said its forces killed eight Hezbollah members in northern Yemen, near the ...

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staffJune 25, 2018

Italy’s interior minister heads for Libya amid migrant crisis

Italy’s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini left Monday for talks in Libya on the migrant crisis, he said on Twitter. ...

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staffJune 23, 2018

Zimbabwe President was ‘inches’ from explosion

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has survived an apparent bomb attack at a rally in the city of Bulawayo. Mr Mnangagwa ...

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staffJune 22, 2018

Rights group warns blocking aid in Yemen endangers millions

Yemen’s warring parties are obstructing crucial aid to the Red Sea port of Hudeida endangering millions in what is already ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Libyan coast guard rescues 380 Europe-bound African migrants

Libya’s coast guard has rescued two groups of more than 380 African migrants, including seven women and 48 children, in ...

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staffJune 21, 2018

Libya strongman’s forces say key oil ports recaptured

A force led by Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar said Thursday it had recaptured two key oil export terminals, a ...

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staffJune 18, 2018

Rouhani says military approach will fail in Yemen

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani told Qatar’s ruler Monday that a military approach in Yemen would fail, Iranian state TV reported, ...

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staffJune 17, 2018

Suicide blasts in northeast Nigeria kill at least 31

Nigeria – Suspected Boko Haram militants killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town ...