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In world's largest refugee camp, youth are drawn to soccerIn world's largest refugee camp, young South Sudanese keep themselves entertained with soccer
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Angola expels 8,000 Congolese fleeing violence, UN saysAngola expels 8,000 Congolese fleeing deadly violence at home, UN report says
The Associated Press1 day ago
New plea hearing set for Ohio man accused of links to ISA federal judge has rescheduled a plea hearing for an Ohio man accused of trying to travel to Libya to join the Islamic State group
The Associated Press1 day ago
South Sudanese refugees grapple with honoring their deadFar from home, South Sudanese refugees grapple with honoring their dead
The Associated Press1 day ago
Namibia buries leader who campaigned against apartheidNamibia buries independence leader who campaigned against apartheid, was jailed with Mandela
The Associated Press1 day ago
Earthquake hits central Mozambique; no reports of casualtiesEarthquake with magnitude of 5.8 hits central Mozambique; no reports of casualties
The Associated Press1 day ago
Ghana assures public of security of ex-Guantanamo detaineesGhana assures public of ex-Guantanamo detainees' security after court challenges transfer
The Associated Press2 days ago
Gunmen kill 3 in suspected extremist attack in Kenya's northGunmen kill 3 in suspected extremist attack in Kenya's north; al-Shabab suspected
The Associated Press2 days ago
US soon to have permanent diplomatic presence in SomaliaUS soon to have permanent diplomatic presence in Somalia, funding for new embassy: Ambassador
The Associated Press2 days ago
Handling diamonds every day in Namibia a 'no-mistake job'Handling diamonds every day in Namibia a 'no-mistake job;' venture seeks to benefit locals
The Associated Press2 days ago
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres attends the Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees in Kampala, Uganda Friday, June 23, 2017. The United Nations secretary-general is making a plea for the protection of refugees around the world, saying some richer countries haven't been as tolerant as some in Africa, and seeking $8 billion for nearly a million South Sudanese refugees and the host communities that officials say are near the breaking point. (AP Photo/Stephen Wandera)
Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisisFood aid running out in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis; UN calls for $8 billion
The Associated Press2 days ago
Ketumile Masire, former Botswana president, dies at age 91Ketumile Masire, former president of Botswana, dies at age 91 after illness
The Associated Press2 days ago
Burkina Faso to invest $700 million to fight extremismBurkina Faso's government has announced it will invest more than $700 million over 4 years to eradicate poverty in the Sahel and northern region of the country to prevent youth from joining jihadi groups
The Associated Press3 days ago
Congo rights group: Army kills 13 rebels after Beni attacksCongo rights group: Army kills 13 rebels after attacks in eastern city of Beni
The Associated Press3 days ago
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, center-left, walks with Ugandan Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda, center, during a visit to the Imvepi reception center for South Sudanese refugees in northern Uganda, Thursday, June 22, 2017. Guterres visited ahead of a U.N.-backed summit in Uganda that is aimed at raising global awareness of the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis and urged South Sudan's leaders to end a civil war that has killed tens of thousands and displaced millions of people. (AP Photo/Rodney Muhumuza)
South Sudan must end war, UN chief says on refugee visitSouth Sudan's leaders must end war, UN chief says on visit to fastest-growing refugee crisis
The Associated Press3 days ago
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