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The Allied Democratic Forces: Moving beyond popular narratives
A rebel group that has existed in the Uganda-DRC borderland for close to two decades, continues to confound observers.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 13:35 GMT
Spanish aid workers kidnapped in Kenya freed
Two aid workers abducted nearly two years ago while working in Dadaab refugee camp are released in neighbouring Somalia.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 20:00 GMT
Gay Somali refugees face death threats
Gay, lesbian and HIV-infected refugees fear violent persecution should they return home.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 21:46 GMT
Obama hopes to tap into Tanzania's boom
Discovery of large energy deposits and secession fears in East African country form backdrop for US president's visit.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 14:33 GMT
Kenyan police accused of torturing Somalis
Human Rights Watch says abuses against community began after blasts in Nairobi blamed on al-Shabab.
Last updated: 29 May 2013 21:43 GMT
A bright future for Somalia is within touching distance
The war-torn country has made significant progress under a new government, but now needs international support.
Abdi Farah Shirdon
Last updated: 07 May 2013 13:43 GMT
Twitter's dangerous lack of transparency on terrorism
While Twitter applauds its own transparency, it seemingly deletes accounts ad hoc over an increasingly amorphous policy.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 16:18 GMT
Iran's media: The new red lines
Following the recent arrest of reporters, we examine the deteriorating state of journalism in election year Iran.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2013 09:29 GMT
When mutiny came to Eritrea
Was the latest challenge to President Isaias Afawerki's rule just a taste of things to come?
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 11:08 GMT
Anti-poaching drones to take off in Africa
Conservationists seek out new technologies as illegal animal killings threaten endangered populations.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 13:01 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.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
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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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
Are South Koreans at risk of 'extinction'?
A Caledonian utopia or a nation divided?
Turkish 'genocide' film: An epic too late?
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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.
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