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The International Criminal Court's Africa problem
All cases launched so far by the ICC involve Africans, throwing into question the court's "international" nature.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 20:03 GMT
Central African rebels weigh coalition offer
After meeting African Union chief, rebel leaders consider power-sharing offer, but do not want to join government.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 11:02 GMT
Thousands attend funeral of Ethiopia's leader
World leaders have attended state burial in Addis Ababa of former PM Meles Zenawi, who died suddenly last month.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2012 21:38 GMT
Rights group criticises Gambia executions
Amnesty says nine prisoners hanged, and urges authorities to "immediately halt any further possible executions".
Last updated: 25 Aug 2012 02:00 GMT
Protests in sub-Saharan Africa
It's little noticed by the media, but popular unrest and electoral problems have roiled sub-Saharan Africa.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2011 13:54 GMT
Obama echoes East Africa's pleas for help
US president calls for "international response" to famine in Horn of Africa, as Somalia appeals for more drought relief.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2011 11:25 GMT
Envoys to return to Cote d'Ivoire
West African leaders say military option is off the table for the moment, as incumbent president mulls his options.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2010 19:23 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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