Tag: Africa

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staff2 months

Attack on field hospital in Libya kills 5 doctors

An air attack by forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar near the Libyan capital killed five doctors, the ...

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staff2 months

Mourners killed by Boko Haram at a funeral in Nigeria

Suspected Boko Haram militants opened fire on a funeral in Nigeria’s north-eastern state of Borno, killing at least 30 people. ...

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staff6 months

Rwanda marks 25 years since genocide

Rwanda’s president said the country had become “a family once again”, while marking the 25th anniversary of the genocide that ...

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staff6 months

Kremlin watches situation in Libya, stands for peaceful settlement

Moscow is keeping a close watch on the developments in Libya and believes that peaceful, political settlement is the sole ...

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staff8 months

UN sets course towards easing CAR arms embargo

The United Nations Security Council is set to open the door to an easing of the arms embargo on the Central ...

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staff8 months

Police deploy near DRC candidate’s home

An opposition presidential candidate in the Democratic Republic of Congo has filed an appeal against the result of last month’s ...

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staff9 months

Yemen cholera epidemic strain ‘came from eastern Africa’

Scientists have found the most likely source of Yemen’s cholera epidemic, which is the worst in recorded history. Using genomic ...

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staff9 months

Deadly blast hits tour bus in Egypt

A roadside blast has killed four people – three Vietnamese tourists and a local tour guide – and injured 12 ...

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staff9 months

Scandinavian women tourists found dead in Morocco

Two Scandinavian women tourists have been found dead in Morocco with cuts to their necks, the country’s interior ministry said. ...