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Red Cross assists in key prisoner release in South SudanRed Cross assists in 1st prisoner release in South Sudan since signing of 'final' peace deal
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Rwanda names 50 percent female Cabinet, following EthiopiaRwanda announces 50 percent female Cabinet, following Ethiopia; joins few countries worldwide
The Associated Press19 hours ago
South African city set to seize land in national 'test case'South African city plans to seize land in national 'test case' as millions live in shacks
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Man to face death penalty in birthday party stabbing rampageProsecutors say a man suspected of going on a stabbing rampage at a children's party, killing a little girl celebrating her third birthday and wounding eight others in Idaho, will face the death penalty
The Associated Press1 day ago
Report: South Sudan armed opposition seized girls as 'wives'Report: South Sudan's armed opposition abducted girls as 'wives' or left them to be raped
The Associated Press1 day ago
Zimbabweans watch the documentary, "Gukurahundi genocide:36 years later" during its screening in Harare, Wednesday, October 17, 2018. The screening of the documentary on massacres by the military in the 1980s ended in harsh exchanges, reflecting how the killings pose a challenge for a new president who preaches unity but refuses to apologize for his alleged role in one of the countrys deepest wounds.(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
New Zimbabwe documentary on massacres takes aim at presidentNew Zimbabwe documentary on 1980s massacres takes aim at president's alleged role
The Associated Press1 day ago
Uganda, at 'big risk' for Ebola, says Congo is managing wellUganda, at 'big risk' for Ebola, says neighboring Congo managing latest deadly outbreak well
The Associated Press1 day ago
Ethiopia PM says soldiers' protest attempt to derail reformsEthiopia PM says troops' protest a move against reforms; 'some ... regretted I was not killed'
The Associated Press1 day ago
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialsEditorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 file photo, hundreds of newly trained al-Shabab fighters perform military exercises in the Lafofe area some 18 km south of Mogadishu, in Somalia. Somali intelligence officials say the largest U.S. military airstrike against al-Shabab extremists in Somalia in nearly a year largely destroyed a training camp on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 and killed more fighters than the U.S. announced. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh, File)
US airstrike wiped out al-Shabab camp, intel officials sayUS airstrike wiped out al-Shabab training camp, killing more than 75: Intelligence officials
The Associated Press2 days ago
Police officers and rail workers stand by a derailed train Tuesday Oct.16, 2018 near Sidi Bouknadel, Morocco. A shuttle train linking the Moroccan capital Rabat to a town further north on the Atlantic coast derailed Tuesday, killing several people and injuring dozens, Moroccan authorities and the state news agency said. (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar)
7 killed, almost 80 injured in Morocco train derailmentAt least seven dead after shuttle train linking Moroccan capital to a town further north derails
The Associated Press3 days ago
IS-linked extremists kill abducted health worker in Nigeria'Utterly devastating': IS-linked extremists kill another abducted health worker in Nigeria
The Associated Press3 days ago
US airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fightersUS military airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters, deadliest in nearly a year
The Associated Press3 days ago
US military says airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters, deadliest in nearly a yearUS military says airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters, deadliest in nearly a year
The Associated Press3 days ago
UN concerned about Angola's expulsion of 200,000 CongoleseUN concerned about Angola's expulsion of 200,000 Congolese migrants
The Associated Press3 days ago
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