Xinhua News Agency

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In Central Africa
Mar 8th, 2012
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Brazzaville – State radio reported that the over 200 victims of last weekend’s deadly blast will be buried in a mass funeral on Saturday in the capital’s central cemetery. Firmin Ayessa, the chief of staff for Congolese President Denis Sassou-Nguesso, announced the arrangement on th...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 17th, 2011
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China is set to loan Ethiopia $100 million and donate a fleet of 90 vehicles to help the African state complete its water supply projects, the Xinhua state news agency said. China’s Vice Commerce Minister Jiang Yaoping and Ethiopian Finance Minister Sufian Ahmed signed a deal Swing Trade Millio...
By benim
In Asia
Aug 16th, 2011
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The Chinese government is drafting tighter rules on adopting children to combat the country’s widespread child trafficking problem. The China Daily newspaper says only orphanages will be able to offer abandoned infants and children for adoption. Adults who adopt children without official regist...
By benim
In Libya
Aug 8th, 2011
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Benghazi – A Libyan rebel official says the movement’s executive committee has been dismissed in move aimed at easing tensions over the recent killing of the rebels’ military chief. Fathi Turbel says the rebels’ National Transitional Council sacked the executive committee R...
By benim
In Asia
Aug 6th, 2011
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Beijing – China roundly condemned the United States for its “debt addiction” and “short sighted” political wrangling and said the world needed a new stable global reserve currency. In a harshly-worded commentary by the official Xinhua news agency on Saturday, China gave ...
By benim
In Libya
Jul 1st, 2011
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The Nato intervention in Libya is winning few friends at the African Union summit that is being held in Equatorial Guinea. Members there have been criticising foreign interference – and have warned it will only make the situation worse....
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jun 15th, 2011
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A heavy explosion rocked east the Libyan capital of Tripoli late Tuesday evening, causing a big fire, with helicopters of the NATO forces hovering over the area, a Xinhua correspondent said. Huge columns of smoke can be seen arising from the district of Fernaj, in east Tripoli, according to the Xinhu...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Apr 28th, 2011
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At least four people were injured in NATO airstrikes on Libyan capital Tripoli early Thursday morning, which had struck a military target in the eastern part of the city, a Xinhua reporter said. At least four people were pulled out from the explosion sites and sent to hospital, but it was unclear whe...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 13th, 2010
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Pirates hijacked a Chinese ship carrying 29 sailors in the Arabian Sea and told the ship’s owner that they were sailing the vessel to Somalia, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported on Saturday. The Panama-flagged ship, named Yuan Xiang, was seized on Friday night by an unknown number of pirates...
By benim
In Abuse
Nov 2nd, 2010
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The Mass Rape Of Passengers: What The Police Did After Taking Coffee With The President! After a Tamale enroute passenger vehicle was reported to have been attacked by armed-robbers and the passengers robbed of all their valuables and also subjected to mass rapes and defilements among other things, t...