Ukraine election: Petro Poroshenko remains unpopular in Odessa

Ethnic diversity may be why voters in Odessa reject their incumbent president in the first round of the presidential election.

    Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky maintains lead over Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko in opinion polls ahead of Sunday's runoff of in presidential election.

    Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker visited the Ukrainian sea port of Odessa to find out more as Poroshenko struggles for his political survival.


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    FGM: The last cutting season

    Maasai women are spearheading an alternative rite of passage that excludes female genital mutilation.

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    Cameroonian girls are enduring a painful daily procedure with long lasting physical and psychological consequences.

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    For Ethiopia, a new dam holds the promise of much-needed electricity; for Egypt, the fear of a devastating water crisis.