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  1. Learning to Speak LingerieRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Yorker

    The city of Asyut sits in the heart of Upper Egypt, at a crescent-shaped bend in the Nile River, where the western bank is home to a university, a train station, approximately four hundred thousand people, and three shops in which Chinese migrants sell racy lingerie to locals. These shops are not hard to find.

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  2. Thousands in South Sudan Face Starvation Amid Nile BlockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  3. South Sudan: Thousands risk starvation amid Nile blockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Thousands of civilians in South Sudan's Upper Nile state face starvation after the government blocked aid groups from using the Nile River to deliver relief food, aid agencies said Friday. The Nile is a transportation lifeline in a country with few all-weather roads or airstrips, but it currently forms the frontline in Upper Nile between rebel forces on the west side and government forces on the east.

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  4. After fleeing Syria, chef becomes a star in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Peninsula

    It is a safe bet that no one made it as a celebrity chef following the same path as Wareef Hameedo. Three years ago, the 34-year-old was running a small restaurant in a mall in the Syrian city of Aleppo.

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  5. .com | US envoy tired of South Sudan warringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | News24

    The US special envoy to South Sudan said on Thursday that patience has run out over the country's civil war, pressing the message that the warring parties were running out of time to strike a deal and stop fighting. Regional mediators, backed by US President Barack Obama during his recent visit to Kenya and Ethiopia, have given South Sudan's rivals until August 17 to stop the 19-month-old civil war.

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  6. Irrigation Minister Lauds Sudan Efforts for Solutions Regarding Ethiopia's DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Walta Information Centre

    Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi has praised efforts exerted by Sudan to bring closer views of Khartoum, Cairo and Addis Ababa regarding Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam. Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to respect the outcome of a study that will be conducted by an international consultancy office, Moghazi said in a press conference on Tuesday 28/7/2015.

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  7. It's time to act to stop South Sudan's sad unravelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    THE SPECTACLE of failure in South Sudan is saddening. A nation that was brought to independence with the enthusiastic support of the United States, ending a long civil war, is now being torn apart by its own leaders.

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  8. Sudan summons EU official over "false information" on humanitarian situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's foreign ministry on Tuesday has summoned the European Union acting ambassador to Khartoum to protest against false information published by the EU commission regarding the humanitarian situation in Darfur, South Kordofan and the Blue Nile. A group of women build a shelter in Kalma camp for internally displaced people in South Darfur on 9 March 2014 In a statement on 18 July, the EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, said the humanitarian situation in Sudan is getting worse each day, noting that 5, 4 million people in Darfur and in Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile States are in need of lifesaving aid.

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  9. Kenya: Kenya, U.S. Sign Key Transport DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | AllAfrica.com

    During the signing ceremony on Friday, Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade Amina Mohamed said the deal would include "the development of a transport corridor connecting a new port at Lamu, to Ethiopia and Southern Sudan". The deal is likely to unsettle the Chinese, whose consortium led by the China Communications Construction Company won a Sh48.5 billion tender for the construction of the first three berths of Lamu Port.

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  10. Ugandan MPs get bumper travel payout, critics see election ployRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Daily Star

    This picture taken on December 30, 2013 shows Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni speaking to press in Juba, in South Sudan. AFP PHOTO / WAAKHE SIMON

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  11. Sanctity of life paramount,' UN relief chief says in South Sudan,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | United Nations

    Humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien visiting the International Medical Corps clinic, in Juba, South Sudan, where patients from the Protection of Civilians site are treated for many conditions, including cholera. Photo: UNMISS/JC McIlwaine 23 July 2015 – Mid-way through a four-day visit to assess the humanitarian situation in South Sudan, the United Nations Emergency Relief Coordinator reviewed aid operations in the warn-torn country today, stressing that "everything" should be done to protect civilians from violence.

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  12. Israeli blockade worsens Gaza's medical conditionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Xinhuanet

    The suffering, pain and tiredness of Wa'el Erief's family from Gaza has recently mounted, as they could do nothing but watching Wa'el's health condition deteriorating day after day without being able to take him to a hospital abroad for urgent medical treatment. The eight-year-long Israeli blockade imposed on the impoverished Gaza Strip was basically the major reason that has disabled the Erief family to take the 23-year-old brain cancer patient to a hospital in Israel or abroad for urgent chemotherapy.

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  13. George Clooney Project To Track Money Fueling Africa's WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Huffington Post

    Actor George Clooney has teamed up with the Enough Project, a global nonprofit group focused on ending genocide and human rights abuses, to launch a new initiative aimed at tracking and countering the money that fuels Africa's deadliest conflicts. The investigative project, dubbed The Sentry , will use the same tools that many international watchdog groups rely on, like open-source data and field reporting, to track the financing and profits gleaned from activities like trafficking, government corruption and smuggling, which often go hand in hand with politically destabilizing violence.

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  14. Arab world taken with new TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | NWAonline

    A dozen Palestinian Muslim men gathered after midnight at an isolated farmhouse to indulge in a new delight. They were going to watch a soap opera about Jews.

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  15. 'Look at their dignity!' This Jew-flattering Egyptian soap opera...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | National Post

    A dozen Palestinian Muslim men gathered after midnight at an isolated farm house this week to indulge in a new delight. They were going to watch a soap opera about Jews.

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  16. Egyptian soap that's flattering to Jews is a surprise hit among PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Washington Post

    A dozen Palestinian Muslim men gathered after midnight at an isolated farm house this week to indulge in a new delight. They were going to watch a soap opera about Jews.

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  17. South Sudan Activists Want to Know How MPs Spend Vacation TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  18. South Sudan Activists Want to Know How MPs Spend Vacation TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Voice of America

    South Sudan activists launch an initiative encouraging lawmakers to stay home and work during the three-month assembly recess in Central Equatoria state. South Sudan activists launch an initiative encouraging lawmakers to stay home and work during the three-month assembly recess in Central Equatoria state.

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  19. Live Life With the GPS OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Time

    When is the last time you got lost? I don't mean you missed a turn that you should have taken and you experienced a short inconvenience. I mean genuinely seriously lost, as in stuck on a back mountain road with no idea where you were and the sun was quickly setting.

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  20. Rip, Omar Sharif: Lawrence of Arabia Star Dies Aged 83: Egypt-born...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Instapundit.com

    Egypt-born Sharif won two Golden Globe awards and an Oscar nomination for his role as Sherif Ali in David Lean's 1962 epic Lawrence of Arabia. While he was under contract in the 1960s to Hollywood impresario Sam Spiegel, Sharif starred in some of the biggest films of the era; the aforementioned Lawrence, Dr. Zhivago , and alongside Barbara Streisand in Funny Girl.

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