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Libya's NTC sets date for power transfer
Handover comes amid heightened insecurity and violent incidents that lead Red Cross to suspend part of its activities.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 01:07 GMT
UN declares famine in parts of Somalia
United Nations says 3.7 million people "now in crisis" and more than 10 million affected by worst drought in decades.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 07:28 GMT
UN to declare famine in parts of Somalia
The world body has so far described the Horn of Africa drought as an emergency, one level short of a famine.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2011 18:08 GMT
Aid group seeks access to Syrian civilians
Amid a persistent military campaign, head of International Red Cross to visit Syria for talks on expanding aid effort.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2011 17:02 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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