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One killed in Sudan as thousands rally for faster reform

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One person was killed and several others injured during largely peaceful demonstrations in Sudan on Tuesday, a government spokesman said, as tens of thousands of...
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Police officer, two militants killed in Kenya – security official

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A police reservist and two armed attackers were killed in a gunfight on Sunday in Kenya’s northeast Mandera county near the border with Somalia, a...
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Burkina Faso says jihadists killed 15 shopkeepers

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At least 15 civilians have been killed in northern Burkina Faso during an attack attributed to jihadists, the government said Saturday. “The provisional toll mentions...
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Somalia commission to probe killing of seven health workers

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Somalia is to set up a regional commission to probe the killing of seven health workers and report publicly within a month. The head of...
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Egypt editor detained outside Cairo jail

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Egyptian security services on Sunday detained the editor-in-chief of prominent independent news outlet Mada Masr, its lawyer said, the latest in a crackdown against journalists....
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Egypt extends state of emergency on virus, security fears

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Reuters Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday ordered the renewal for three months of a long-running state of emergency, citing health as well as...
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Chad’s troop deployment and the anti-jihadist campaign in the Sahel

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Chadian President, Idriss Deby Itno, has threatened to end the deployment of his troops beyond national borders, a move freighted with potential consequences for the...
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Kidnapped Mali opposition leader ‘doing well’ as release talks under way

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Mali’s opposition leader Soumaila Cisse is “doing well” a week after his kidnapping, his political movement said on Friday, as negotiations were under way with...