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US extends embassy closures
State department says 19 embassies in Middle East and Africa would be closed for up to a week "out of caution".
Last updated: 05 Aug 2013 02:36 GMT
Humanitarian disaster unfolds in South Sudan
The governments in South Sudan and Sudan continue to be mired in disputes while a humanitarian crisis looms.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 12:46 GMT
Somalia's political restart
Can yet another attempt to install a strong central government after years of chaos really succeed?
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 10:15 GMT
Country profile: Ethiopia
The country's economy has grown rapidly in recent years, but Ethiopia faces deep poverty and few political freedoms.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 11:02 GMT
Somali inspiration battles against the odds
Al Jazeera's Teresa Krug meets a young Somali Olympian battling to compete in London 2012.
Teresa Krug in Addis Ababa
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 20:02 GMT
Timeline: Somalia's historic highlights
A brief history of violence in Somalia and its relations with its neighbours.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 16:03 GMT
Washington puts its money on proxy war
The US has been training, advising and conducting joint exercises all over the world with "proxy war on its mind".
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 16:36 GMT
Obama's scramble for Africa
US military operations on the continent have accelerated far beyond the more limited actions of the Bush years.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 15:43 GMT
'New' food crisis beckons in Somalia
Aid agency warns that Horn of Africa will slide into another hunger crisis if adequate measures are not taken.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2012 16:21 GMT
The decade of war to come
War, in the form of proxies, drones and special ops, has accelerated around the globe under the Obama administration.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2012 17:11 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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