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Elise Knutsen

Politics

Deaths of protesters herald Guinea's election

More than 50 people have died in escalating ethnic-political violence ahead of the West African nation's June poll.

Politics

Senegal steps closer to try ex-Chad leader

New court inaugurated to investigate and possibly try former dictator accused of torturing and murdering dissidents.

Politics

Senegal investigation sparks fear of violence

Scrutiny of corruption allegations immersing son of former president stokes fears of violent retribution.