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Somali governor killed in Al-Shabaab suicide...

A source at the hospital, who did not wish to be identified, said the governor died less than an hour after being admitted to the intensive care ward....

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Islamic State group claims deadly attack...

Niger on Sunday said 89 of its troops and 77 assailants died in the raid on the base at Chinegodar.

Seven children among 14 killed in roadside...

Education Minister Stanislas Ouaro said the bus was using a road that was supposed to be closed to traffic because of the risk of attacks in the region...

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Sheep slaughtered as Sudan protesters celebrate...

"We will distribute this meat among protesters. We are celebrating the dictator's ouster," a demonstrator told AFP.

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Mali admits soldiers implicated in deaths...

The armed forces face increasing accusations of arbitrary arrests and extrajudicial killings in their fight against the insurgents.

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Pakistan moves Bin Laden doctor to safer...

Afridi was jailed for 33 years in May 2012 after he was convicted of ties to militants, a charge he has always denied

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Two Christians killed in SW Pakistan: officials...

Unidentified gunmen on motorbikes opened fire at a group of Christians outside a church in Quetta, capital of Balochistan province

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In Congo, Rwandan Hutus in limbo as refugee...

Most of them, around 9,200, have lost their refugee status, revoked because it was deemed that they no longer face persecution in Rwanda

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Ethiopia PM asks protesters for time to make...

A 10-month state of emergency imposed in October 2016 halted the worst of the protests, which were joined by the Amhara ethnic group, but unrest still...

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Peacekeeper shot dead in northern Mali: UN...

The peacekeeper died on the way to hospital in Gao, the main city in northern Mali, the statement added.

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