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Freed Shalit may find liberty tough

ISRAELI soldier Gilad Shalit was freed from five years of isolated captivity in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday to a joyous reception, but other former captives...

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Britain warns Africa not to shelter Libya...

TRIPOLI - British Foreign Secretary William Hague warned Libya's neighbours on Monday not to shelter Muammar Gaddafi or members of his entourage who have...

Sudan plans to cut security budget-state...

KHARTOUM - Sudan, struggling with a severe economic crisis, will cut its security and secret services budget from next year as part of efforts to save...

Displaced black Libyans tell of beatings,...

BENGHAZI, Libya - After weeks on the run, thousands of black Libyans driven from their homes during the revolt against Muammar Gaddafi have resurfaced...

UN body delays efforts to regulate land grabs...

ROME - A U.N. intergovernmental body on food security has failed to adopt international guidelines on land governance, delaying efforts to regulate so-called...

Saudi King Abdullah a cautious reformer

DUBAI - Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has pushed cautious social changes in the world's top oil-exporting country and guided it through a turbulent time...

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Kenyan, Somali troops hunt rebels, risk retaliation...

MOGADISHU - Al Qaeda linked al Shabaab militants rushed reinforcements to Somalia''s southern border with Kenya on Monday in response to a Kenyan cross-border...

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Kony: McCain attacks Obama over Uganda deployment...

The Obama administration surprised a lot of folks late last week when it announced it was sending around 100 American troops to Uganda to help regional...

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Kenya troops move into Somalia to pursue...

KENYA has sent troops into Somalia in a bid to pursue militants it suspects of carrying out a spate of kidnappings.

Liberia opposition parties say to reject...

MONROVIA - Nine Liberian opposition parties, including President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf's two main challengers, have rejected election results announced...

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