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Somali Women Who Survived of Female Genital Mutilation Say #MeToo

0 Visits: 254 | Monday February 05, 2018 - 21:04:24
LONDON — The #MeToo campaign against sexual abuse should include the stories of survivors of female genital mutilation, activists have said.

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African Migrants Injured in Italian Drive-by Shootings: Police

0 Visits: 172 | Saturday February 03, 2018 - 21:30:50
ROME (Reuters) - An Italian man opened fire on African migrants in the central city of Macerata on Saturday, injuring six people in the racially motivated attack before he was captured, police said.

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Kenyan Government Ignores Court Order over Broadcasting Ban

0 Visits: 232 | Saturday February 03, 2018 - 10:02:13
NEW YORK — The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on the Kenyan government to obey a court order suspending a broadcasting ban on four privately owned television stations.

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Kenya Police Arrest Opposition Member Present at Odinga's 'Swearing in'

0 Visits: 140 | Friday February 02, 2018 - 11:07:30
NAIROBI A Kenyan lawyer present at the symbolic "swearing in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga was arrested on Friday, the opposition coalition said.

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Somalia Needs to Create an Advantage Tie with Russia Through Turkey

0 Visits: 349 | Friday February 02, 2018 - 10:43:16
The 20th century demonstrated three divergent Russia to the world: the Tsarist Russia, the Soviet Russia and the Russian Federation.

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Somalia Establishes First Time Badminton Federation

0 Visits: 284 | Thursday February 01, 2018 - 13:02:00
MOGADISHU (Somaliupdate Online) — As Somalia is increasing the number of sports contested in the country, the war-ravaged horn of African nation for the first time established a badminton federation.

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Kenya Somalia Security Wall - Will it Help?

0 Visits: 454 | Wednesday January 31, 2018 - 06:37:26
MANDERA — Kenya's Northeastern residents believe the wall being constructed by the government along the Kenya - Somalia boarder is a waste of time and money and will not help block al Shabaab militia.

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YEMEN: Survivors of Capsized Refugee Boat Say Traffickers Fired at Passengers

0 Visits: 283 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 22:03:27
People traffickers fired automatic weapons at refugees to force them to jump into heavy seas off the coast of Yemen, according to survivors of the incident that killed dozens last week.

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Kenya Gov't Turns off TV Stations Airing Opposition Event

0 Visits: 141 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 21:34:08
NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya's press is reporting that the government has switched off three TV stations after they aired live broadcasts of an event where the opposition is trying to "swear in" its leader Raila Odinga as an alternative president Tuesday.

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Kenyan Opposition Leader 'Sworn in' as Event Called Treason

0 Visits: 186 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 21:23:00
NAIROBI, Kenya — In a ceremony that Kenya's government warned would be treason, opposition leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday was sworn in as "the people's president" during a mock inauguration protesting President Uhuru Kenyatta's new term after months of deadly election turmoil.

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