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Feb 2nd, 2013
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A video showing a group of Egyptian riot police beating a naked man with batons has fired outrage in the...
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In East Africa
Feb 2nd, 2013
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press release On-going armed conflicts and insurgency make Syria and Somalia the world’s most dangerous places for journalists, according to the annual figures on journalist deaths compiled by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA). Sixty-eight journalists and other ...
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In Djibouti
Feb 2nd, 2013
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Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir held talks with his Eritrean counterpart Issaias Afeworki on Saturday, official media reported, on a visit to Asmara just days after a protest by mutinous soldiers there. Troops demanding political reform briefly seized the information ministry in the Eritrean c...
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In Europe Soccer
Feb 2nd, 2013
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Cristiano Ronaldo sensationally scored in his own net as Real Madrid slumped to a shock 1-0 defeat away to Granada on Saturday night. In trying to head clear a corner from Nolito, the Portugal international inadvertently deflected the ball past a stunned Diego Lopez. The reigning Liga champions, led ...
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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Mali reached the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations for the second year running after edging out hosts South Africa on penalties. Bafana Bafana missed three of their spot-kicks, with Lehlohonolo Majoro firing wide to give Mali victory. The hosts had taken the lead in the first half, with strike...
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In Djibouti
Feb 2nd, 2013
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(Reuters) – Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia demonstrated on Saturday in support of soldiers who forced state media in the Eritrean capital Asmara to call for all political prisoners to be freed. Dissident Eritrean soldiers with tanks stormed the information ministry on Jan. 21 and obliged the dir...
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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In Mali, troops have arrived at the outskirts of Kidal, one of the final rebel strongholds in the West African...
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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At least 300 people have been injured in a collision between two commuter trains in South Africa. The accident, between...
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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British Prime Minister David Cameron has made an unannounced visit to Libya to discuss concerns over security in the region....
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Feb 2nd, 2013
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French troop reinforcements being sent to Kidal have been delayed by a sandstorm near the north Malian town....