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  1. The Millennials Conscience, On "The Drone Papers"Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Free Press

    ... her predecessor, Attorney General Holder, professed that those killed by US drone strikes across the Middle East and Africa are given due process since their execution is "discussed in the executive branch." In other words, the President of the ...

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  2. Black History Month Celebrated At LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    It's not too often you hear loud noises coming from the library, but on Saturday, the spirit of West Africa was alive and booming on the second floor with dancing, drumming, and a delicious sweet potato pie contest to kick off Black History Month celebrations. Jean Ruark, Communications Coordinator for Mansfield/Richland County Library explained, "It's our Black History celebration.

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  3. Pak Behind Rise of International Jihadi Forces: NYTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Outlook

    ... down on those who don't. The same goes for Al Qaeda and other foreign fighters," wrote Carlotta Gall, the North Africa correspondent for NYT . It said there are reports that Pakistan had a role in the rise of the Islamic State. "....It might come as ...

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  4. NOONLINERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Philly.com

    This vast salt pan must be what the planet looked like before humanity appeared, and what it will look like after we're gone. The immensity of the Makgadikgadi, deep in this Texas-size nation in southern Africa, is hard to take in.

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  5. Enjoy an incredible journey through EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Examiner.com

    ... to be seen in order to really appreciate the beauty of this country. Ethiopia is situated in the northeastern Horn of Africa and is the oldest country in Africa. A number of tribes can still be seen living along the Omo river bank. Spending some ...

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  6. Farmers takes issue with Zuma over landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Iol.co.za

    ... and unemployment have their roots in the vast track of land that was stolen from the indigenous people of South Africa". With the ANC-led government under pressure to speed up the land redistribution programme, they have appeared to use stronger ...

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  7. 'Mountain in the Road'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... more movies. I took inspiration from Sembene, who from 1956 to 1960 wrote books," says Gadjigo. "When he returned to Africa, he realized that his message was being lost, because people did not know how to read. So I took inspiration from that to not ...

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  8. Is the Western Sahara dispute nearing an end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | AEI

    ... it would compete with Mongolia as the least densely populated country on earth. Nevertheless, this barren corner of Africa has been the center of conflict between Morocco and Algeria for four decades and the subject of contention between Morocco and ...

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  9. Libya must be part of the plan to beat Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... all of this, Canada's U.S. and European allies appear determined to eventually open a third front against IS in North Africa. American and British Special Operations teams are already conducting reconnaissance missions in the country. They're ...

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  10. US intelligence report says IS weakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Iol.co.za

    ... report did not account for the Islamic State's affiliates in South Asia, other parts of the Middle East and North Africa, where its Libyan branch is expanding. Defence officials put the number at about 3 000, while other US officials put it at 5 000 ...

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  11. White House says IS losing fighters in battles, desertionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | PanArmenian Network

    ... The intelligence report did not account for Isis affiliates in south Asia, other parts of the Middle East and north Africa, where its Libyan branch is expanding. There appear to be conflicting U.S. estimates of the strength of the movement's Libyan ...

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  12. Rising ISIS threat in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Post and Courier

    ... U.S. air-power help. But now the Islamic State's aggressive spread in Libya has emerged as a new threat to peace in Africa and Europe. Because of the growing presence of the terrorist organization there, President Barack Obama and European leaders ...

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  13. New US intelligence report says Islamic State weakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... report did not account for the Islamic State's affiliates in South Asia, other parts of the Middle East and North Africa, where its Libyan branch is expanding. There appear to be conflicting U.S. estimates of the strength of the movement's Libyan ...

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  14. Censored Part 4a OE--a OELaw & Order in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Switched

    ... that specializes in bringing programming to places like Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, Yemen, the Gulf states, and northern Africa. Kimberley Motley is an international litigator and former Mrs. Wisconsina S--a SAmerica beauty queen currently working on ...

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  15. Amida involvement in India - the early daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Lotusinthemud

    Recently some of the information from the website I made some time ago has been transferred by Reverend Kaspalita to the much cleaner-looking Amida India website. However, as some of the history of how the Amida Order came to be involved have been condensed, here are some of the stories: Back in the 1990s sometime I was at a meeting concerned with our work in Africa when a bhikkhu gave me a letter from a Chakma refugee in India.

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  16. Wall Street is Playing Games with Twitter Inc (TWTR) On TwitterRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Learn Bonds

    ... its firm. It recycles the position of its CEO among founders as if the CEO's seat is a tribal chieftaincy title from Africa. The firm also seems to have a people problem as it losses some of its key talents to startups and bigger rivals. It is no ...

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  17. Agilysys Promotes Jim Walker to SVP of Global RevenueRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Freshnews

    ... technology industry experience, having previously served as senior vice president of MICROS-Fidelio's Europe, Africa and Middle East Region and as a vice president at Softbrands. Most recently, he led the sales and consulting groups at Codeforce ...

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  18. On Native GroundTHE Nexus of Climate Change and WarRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Parenti said his book is the product of six years of traveling and reporting in war zones and failed states from east Africa to central Asia. He was working what was to be a book on the past decade of war in Afghanistan, but as it turned out, that ...

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  19. ikinga by Stephan W rth Published by DamianiRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Art Daily

    In late 2013, photographer Stephan Wurth embarked on a whirlwind road trip across Burundi, a small landlocked nation in the heart of East Africa bordering Rwanda, Tanzania, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The people of Burundi, who are among the poorest in Africa, have borne witness to decades of civil war and ethnic clashes since the country became independent in 1962.

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  20. Sudanese president says determined to disarm tribal militias in DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Release Following the passing of deadline of the formation of Transitional Government of National Unity in the (...) Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage December 10, 2015 African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, ...

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