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File - Officers from the UNMISS Japanese contingent providing water to civilians that seek refuge in UN House, the UNMISS compound on the Southwestern outskirts of Juba, South Sudan.
Photos   S Sudan   UN   War Crime   Wikipedia: Ethnic violence in South Sudan (2011present)  
 Al Jazeera 
Attack on S Sudan UN base may be 'war crime'
The United Nations Security Council has said an attack on a UN base in South Sudan which killed at least 58 people and injured 100 others may "constitute a war crime".  | A mob of ... (photo: UN)
Pro-government demonstrators, one holding a portrait of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, in Algiers, Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011. Algerian police thwarted a rally by thousands of pro-democracy supporters Saturday, breaking up the crowd into isolated groups in a bid to keep them from marching. Police brandishing clubs, but no firearms, weaved their way through the crowd in central Algiers, banging their shields, tackling some protesters and keeping traffic flowing through the planned march route.
2014 Algeria election   Abdelaziz Bouteflika   Algeria   Ali Benflis   Photos   Wikipedia: Algerian presidential election, 2014  
 Khaleej Times 
Opposition cries foul as Bouteflika wins fourth term as president
Preliminary official results showed Bouteflika had won with 81.53 per cent of the vote, Interior Minister Tayeb Belaiz told a news conference. | Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the ageing ind... (photo: AP / Sidali Djarboub)
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is seen at the presidential palace in Algiers, Tuesday, July 16, 2013.  San Francisco Chronicle 
After Algerian landslide, what next?
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria's frail president won a fourth term in a landslide victory, but it only masks a bigger question for this oil-rich North African nation — what now? It's still unclea... (photo: AP)
2014 Algeria election   Abdelaziz Bouteflika   Algeria   Photos   Wikipedia: Algerian presidential election, 2014  
File - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika leaves a voting booth before voting in the Parliamentary elections in Algiers, Thursday, May, 10, 2012.  Austin American Statesman 
Algeria's ailing president, 77, wins 4th term
President Abdelaziz Bouteflika won a fourth term in office with a landslide 81 percent of the vote, according to preliminary figures announced Friday by the Algerian government. | His chief opponent, ... (photo: AP / Sidali Djarboub)
Algeria   Photos   Politics   Voting   Wikipedia: Abdelaziz Bouteflika  
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An image of former South African president Nelson Mandela is projected on a screen at the FNB Stadium in Soweto, near Johannesburg, South Africa, ahead of his memorial service Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. The Guardian
Nelson Mandela's Rivonia speech anniversary aims to keep history alive
Fifty years on from 'I am prepared to die' declamation, South Africa allows famous holding cell graffiti to disintegrate | Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonme... (photo: AP / Peter Dejong)
Africa   Leader   Photos   Rivonia   Wikipedia: Nelson Mandela  
In this Thursday, May, 30 2013 file photo, Brig. Gen. Chris Olukolade, Nigeria's top military spokesman speaks during an interview in Abuja, Nigeria, The fate of 115 female students abducted by Islamic extremists was thrown into uncertainty Thursday, April 17, 2014 when their school principal denied the Nigerian military's report that almost all the pupils had been freed. BBC News
Nigeria abductions: Military admits girls still missing
Nigeria's military has admitted that most of the teenage girls abducted by suspected Islamist militants have not been freed as it earlier stated. | There has been co... (photo: AP / Jon Gambrell)
Boko Haram   Nigerian Conflict   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: Boko Haram  
Der Praesident von Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, traegt sich am Freitag (20.04.12) in Schloss Bellevue in Berlin in das Gaestebuch von Schloss Bellevue ein. Gauck traf sich mit Jonathan zu einem Gespraech Voa News
Nigeria's President Calls Special Meeting to Address Violence
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has summoned his National Security Council to a Thursday meeting in Abuja, after suspected militants carried out a string of deadly a... (photo: AP / Maja Hitij/dapd)
2014 Abuja bombing   Boko Haram attacks   Goodluck Jonathan   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: April 2014 Abuja bombing  
Lion's Head as seen from Table Mountain cable car in Cape Town' Business Day
Wealthy see holidays ‘as a necessity, not luxury’
Related articles | Treasury to allocate R100m to promote domestic tourism West Africa a tourism focus as Nigerians, Ghanaians visit SA Weak rand draws few tourist complai... (photo: Creative Commons / Entropy1963)
Africa   Holidays   Luxury   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Cape Town  
A Malian soldier takes cover behind a truck during exchanges of fire with jihadists in Gao, northern Mali, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013. Voa News
EU Agrees to Train Mali Police, Extends Army Training Mission
Reuters | LUXEMBOURG — The European Union agreed on Tuesday to send civilian advisers to train and advise Mali's police while extending by two years a mission to tr... (photo: AP / Jerome Delay)
European Union   Mali   Mali conflict   Photos   Police   Wikipedia: Northern Mali conflict  
Rice -Basmati rice -food -India The Hindu
Basmati lends fragrance to rice exports
Basmati rice exports have doubled in volume and tripled in value in the last four years on strong demand from traditional markets in Iran and West Asia. | For the fiscal ... (photo: WN / Sayali Santosh Kadam)
Export   India   Markets   Photos   Wikipedia: Basmati  
People gather at the site of a blast at the Nyanya Motor Park, about 16 kilometers (10 miles) from the center of Abuja, Nigeria, Monday, April 14, 2014 Voa News
Blast Kills More Than 70 in Nigerian Capital
Police in Nigeria say an explosion at a bus station has killed at least 71 people and injured 124 others. | The blast ripped through the Nyanya bus terminal on the outski... (photo: AP / Gbemiga Olamikan)
2014 Abuja bombing   Boko Haram attacks   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia : 2014 Abuja bombing  
People stand around wreckage after a car bomb exploded in Abuja, Nigeria, Friday, Oct. 1, 2010. The Washington Times
Blast kills 71 in Nigerian capital: Police
Facebook | Follow @washtimes | Do you think the federal agents seizing and then releasing cattle last week from the Bundy ranch in Nevada will create a political headache... (photo: AP / Felix Onigbinde)
2014 Abuja bombing   Islamist insurgency in Nigeria   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia : 2014 Abuja bombing  
Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius stands inside the court as a police officer looks on during his bail hearing at the magistrate court in Pretoria, South Africa, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. Independent online
Oscar: I did not fire at Reeva
Pretoria - Oscar Pistorius has broken down on the stand for a second time today, as the prosecution continues its attempts to slowly tear apart his version of the night h... (photo: AP / Themba Hadebe)
Oscar Pistorius   Photos   South Africa   Trial of Oscar Pistorius   Wikipedia: Trial of Oscar Pistorius  
BUSINESS & ECONOMY TERRORISM
- Guinea to cancel BSG Resources-Vale mining rights
- Guinea to cancel BSG Resources-Vale mining rights
- Guinea to cancel BSG Resources-Vale mining rights
- >Young Entrepreneur from South Africa Aims to Launch First O
Rice -Basmati rice -food -India
Basmati lends fragrance to rice exports
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- Al Qaeda leader, Somalia-based terror group present new mess
- Cairo bomb explosion kills police officer
- Nigeria abductions: Military admits girls still missing
- U.S-Africa Summit Good for Tackling Terrorism
In this Thursday, May, 30 2013 file photo, Brig. Gen. Chris Olukolade, Nigeria's top military spokesman speaks during an interview in Abuja, Nigeria, The fate of 115 female students abducted by Islamic extremists was thrown into uncertainty Thursday, April 17, 2014 when their school principal denied the Nigerian military's report that almost all the pupils had been freed.
Nigeria abductions: Military admits girls still missing
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RELIGION ENVIRONMENT & NATURE
- Islamic militants claim this week's Nigeria blast
- Islamic militants claim this week's Nigerian blast
- Islamic militants claim this week’s Nigeria blast
- Islamic militants claim this week's Nigeria blast
Olympic athlete, Oscar Pistorius , in court Friday Feb. 22, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa, for his bail hearing charged with the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Pistorius Accused Of 'Tailoring Evidence'
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- Vice Governor Assesses Provisionally Consequences of Rains i
- Land and Tree Incentives Entice Kenyan Farmers to Save Fores
- President Launches Famine-Averting Initiative
- Climate Crisis Is Increasing Insecurity
Fern Leaf Jacaranda - Fern Tree - or Bluntleaf Jacaranda  -India - 16 April 2009
Beyond wildlife
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HEALTH SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
- Bouteflika, the ghost president
- Algeria's ailing Bouteflika clinches fourth term amid fr
- Health Minister Recognizes Improved Living Conditions of Afr
- Nairobi Staff Quizzed Over Expired Drugs
In this photo provide by MSF, Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders), taken on Friday, March 28, 2014, healthcare workers from the organisation prepare isolation and treatment areas for their Ebola, hemorrhagic fever operations, in Gueckedou, Guinea.
Ebola: A swift, effective and bloody killer
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- Utah Plane In Iran Used To Broker Ghana Uranium Deal For Ira
- Number of Nigerian Girls Who Escape Kidnapping Rises to 44
- This Exoplanet has an Africa-like land and with LIGHTS!
- Egypt archaeologists find ancient writer's tomb
U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attends a meeting on the conflict between Chad and Sudan at the Presidential Palace in Dakar, Senegal, Wednesday, March. 12, 2008. A promised peace deal between Chad and Sudan was at least delayed and potentially scuttled when the Sudanese president failed to show for talks in Senegal's capital on the eve of an Islamic summit. Wade, who declared last week that he had brokered a deal between the feuding nations and only the formal signing remained, said the talks would go forward Thursday morning on the sidelines of the summi
Million may face South Sudan famine
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REFUGEES HUMAN RIGHTS
- Refugee Family Visits Resume
- Uganda - MSF Increases Its Capacity for Action to Aid Refuge
- South Sudanese find peace in Ethiopia as rains near and war
- Nairobi Demands Refugees Return to Camps
This citizen journalism image provided by Aleppo Media Center AMC which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian refugees filling their buckets at Atmeh refugee camp, in the northern Syrian province of Idlib, Syria, Friday, April 5, 2013.
Lebanon registers 1 million Syrian refugees
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- Attack on S Sudan UN base may be 'war crime'
- Spanish ONGs Asks UNSC to Vote in Favour of Expanding Minurs
- Germany Pushes Human Rights
- MEPs Asks UNSC to Expand Minurso Mandate to Include Human Ri
File - Officers from the UNMISS Japanese contingent providing water to civilians that seek refuge in UN House, the UNMISS compound on the Southwestern outskirts of Juba, South Sudan.
Attack on S Sudan UN base may be 'war crime'
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