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Tunisian soldiers killed in attack

17 July 2014 Last updated at 09:57 Tunisia’s military launched an operation to flush out militants from the Mount Chaambi region last year At least 14 Tunisian soldiers have been killed in a militant attack near the Algerian border with at least 20 others wounded, the ...

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July 17th, 2014

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In pictures: Ethiopia’s Circus Debre Berhan

For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-28112441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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July 17th, 2014

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VIDEO: Mali peace talks

The Algerian government is hosting talks aimed at ending fighting in northern Mali. The talks come a day after both sides made a goodwill gesture with a prisoner exchange. Forty-five Malian soldiers were handed over by the rebels in return for 41 rebel prisoners. But ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Nigeria deadline extended by Fifa

Nigeria have been given a 17 July deadline to reinstate the sacked board of the Nigeria Football Federation after Fifa extended it by two days. Fifa last week suspended Nigeria from all international football because of alleged government interference. But the government ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Aids can be ‘under control by 2030’

16 July 2014 Last updated at 16:23 By James Gallagher Health editor, BBC News website There is a chance the Aids epidemic can be brought under control by 2030, according to a report by the United Nations Aids agency. It said the number of new HIV infections and deaths from ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Sierra Leone ban 15 over ‘match-fixing’

Sierra Leone captain Ibrahim Kargbo is among 15 players and officials who have been suspended indefinitely over allegations of match-fixing. The three other players implicated are Ibrahim Koroma, Samuel Barlay and Christian Caulker. Three referees and another eight ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Plane turbulence causes injuries

16 July 2014 Last updated at 11:23 Badly injured passengers were taken to hospital as soon as they landed in Hong Kong At least 20 people have been injured when a South African plane to Hong Kong encountered severe turbulence. Two people were critically injured and ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Sierra Leone ban 15 over match-fixing

Sierra Leone captain Ibrahim Kargbo is among 15 players and officials who have been suspended indefinitely over allegations of match-fixing. The three other players implicated are Ibrahim Koroma, Samuel Barlay and Christian Caulker. Three referees and another eight ...

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July 16th, 2014

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Nigeria parents deny politics claim

16 July 2014 Last updated at 16:22 The president accused the campaign group of influencing parents not to meet him Parents of the schoolgirls abducted by militant Islamists in Nigeria have denied playing politics by refusing to meet President Goodluck Jonathan. ...

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July 16th, 2014

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South Africa thieves ‘steal railway’

16 July 2014 Last updated at 10:02 News from Elsewhere… …media reports from around the world, found by BBC Monitoring The new end of the line… Metal thieves in South Africa have stolen nearly 10km (6 miles) of working railway track, causing about $2.3m ...

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July 16th, 2014

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