Foreigners tell of being 'hunted like dogs' in South Africa

Foreigners fleeing xenophobic violence in South Africa told Tuesday of how they escaped marauding death mobs and vowed never to return to the country where they had sought a new life. +

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    Foreigners tell of being 'hunted like dogs' in South Africa

    Foreigners fleeing xenophobic violence in South Africa told Tuesday of how they escaped marauding death mobs and vowed never to return to the country where they had sought a new life. +

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    15 Killed in Attack on Somalia's Education Ministry

    The Somali militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack Tuesday on a government complex in the capital, Mogadishu. +

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    In Nigeria’s Election, Muhammadu Buhari Defeats Goodluck Jonathan

    Nigeria — With anger swelling over corruption, inequality and a devastating Islamist insurgency in the nation’s north, Nigerians by a wide margin chose an austere former general who onc +

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    Nigeria shuts all borders ahead of election

    ABUJA, Nigeria– Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered the closure of the country's land and sea borders before this weekend's general election, the interior ministry s +

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    Egypt condemns to death Brotherhood chief, 21 others

    Egyptian courts on Monday condemned to death Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie and 21 other members of the banned movement in two separate cases over incitement to violence. +

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    Zambian president collapses during public ceremony

    Zambian President Edgar Lungu collapsed Sunday in the capital, Lusaka, while presiding over a women's day celebration.  +

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Foreigners tell of being 'hunted like dogs' in South Africa

Foreigners fleeing xenophobic violence in South Africa told Tuesday of how they escaped marauding death mobs and vowed never to return to the country where they had sought a new life. +

15 Killed in Attack on Somalia's Education Ministry

The Somali militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack Tuesday on a government complex in the capital, Mogadishu.

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In Nigeria’s Election, Muhammadu Buhari Defeats Goodluck Jonathan

Nigeria — With anger swelling over corruption, inequality and a devastating Islamist insurgency in the nation’s north, Nigerians by a wide margin chose an austere former general who onc +

Nigeria shuts all borders ahead of election

ABUJA, Nigeria– Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered the closure of the country's land and sea borders before this weekend's general election, the interior ministry s +

Egypt condemns to death Brotherhood chief, 21 others

Egyptian courts on Monday condemned to death Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie and 21 other members of the banned movement in two separate cases over incitement to violence.

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Zambian president collapses during public ceremony

Zambian President Edgar Lungu collapsed Sunday in the capital, Lusaka, while presiding over a women's day celebration. 

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