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Bitter splits ahead of Puntland election
The semi-autonomous Somali region will choose a new president in January.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 08:35 GMT
Suicide attack tests Tunisia's transition
Another suicide bombing brings fresh concerns about Tunisia's security and stability.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2013 12:05 GMT
Mali frees Tuareg rebel-linked prisoners
Government released 23 prisoners in an effort to revive stalled peace process after rebels pulled out last week.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 23:44 GMT
Cairo economy struggles with military curfew
Egypt's month-long state of emergency is meant to address security concerns, but it hurts people in other ways.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2013 21:57 GMT
Grief and fear follow violent Cairo clearing
Police officers used tear gas and bullets to disperse demonstrators in a day of deadly unrest.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 19:13 GMT
Overzealous Western banks pose new threat to war-ravaged Somalia
Overzealous Western banks threaten to choke off Somalia's struggling recovery by targeting the Hawala transfer system.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
Egyptian journalist freed from UAE detention
Anas Fouda allowed to leave after being held incommunicado for a month, family tells media rights group.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 17:19 GMT
Obama asks Republican senators to visit Egypt
John McCain and Lindsey Graham accept invite, warning against recent violence and saying they will press for elections.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 08:12 GMT
EU envoy says Morsi 'well' after meeting
Catherine Ashton holds two-hour discussion with former leader, his first known contact with outsiders since his removal.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 01:28 GMT
Morsi supporters hold fresh Egypt protests
Backers of deposed president march towards security services' buildings overnight, vowing to remain peaceful.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 06:22 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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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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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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