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Russia, France Cooperate on Aid to Syria's Civilians

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The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron spoke by phone on Saturday to discuss joint humanitarian efforts in Syria, a day after France sent 50 tons of...

Cholera Threatens Cameroon

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July 21, 2018 7:57 AMMoki Edwin Kindzeka YAOUNDE — A cholera outbreak in Cameroon has claimed at least a dozen lives. Hundreds of people have been rushed to several hospitals in the central African...

Libya Denies It Abandoned Migrants at Sea

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July 18, 2018 1:29 AM VOA News Libya's coast guard is denying accusations by a Spanish aid group that it left two women and a child to die in the Mediterranean Sea. Coast guard spokesman Ayoub...

Congo Ebola Outbreak Expected to End Next Week

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DR Congo
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GENEVA — The World Health Organization says it expects the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo to be over on July 24. That will mark 42 days, two incubation periods of 21 days each,...

Pair of Deadly Car Bombs Rip Mogadishu

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Somalia
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VOA
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At least six people have been killed — including five of the attackers — in two assaults Saturday near the presidential palace in Mogadishu, witnesses said. According to those on the scene, a...

Benefits of Peace Come Into Focus for Ethiopia, Eritrea

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Ethiopia
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WASHINGTON — With breakneck speed, Ethiopia and Eritrea have resolved the decades-long conflict that had come to define the East African nations’ tumultuous 25-year relationship. At the State Palace...

Ethiopia, Eritrea Sign Joint Declaration of Peace

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The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed an agreement that formally ends one of one of Africa’s longest, most intractable conflicts. Photos of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean...

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