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South Africa faces debutant Cape Verde in opener - Boston Herald

South Africa faces debutant Cape Verde in opener - Boston Herald | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Bleacher ReportSouth Africa faces debutant Cape Verde in openerBoston HeraldDURBAN, South Africa — Host South Africa will play debutant Cape Verde in the opening game of next year's African Cup of Nations.
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The Dynamics of the Crisis in Syria. Conflict Versus Conflict - nsnbc

The Dynamics of the Crisis in Syria. Conflict Versus Conflict - nsnbc | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
After the violence has begun spreading into Turkey and Lebanon, increasing the risk of a regional war with potentially global bearing, the containment of the crisis is becoming increasingly difficult.
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2013 Africa Cup of Nations drawLive - BBC News

2013 Africa Cup of Nations drawLive - BBC News | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Zambia Reports2013 Africa Cup of Nations drawLiveBBC NewsSuper Eagles fan Akin has texted in to say: "Let's go Africa! It will be exciting to have Nigeria and Ghana in a group. Let their scores be settled once and for all.
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Africa Coming to Annenberg Space for Photograhy! - Huffington Post

Africa Coming to Annenberg Space for Photograhy! - Huffington Post | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Africa Coming to Annenberg Space for Photograhy!Huffington PostAfrica has always fascinated me. Still does. That huge, chaotic and conflicted continent is still mysterious to most Americans, including me.
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Sources say counterterror chief reprimanded for calling Libya attack terror ... - Fox News

Sources say counterterror chief reprimanded for calling Libya attack terror ... - Fox News | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Examiner.comSources say counterterror chief reprimanded for calling Libya attack terror ...Fox NewsThe attack in Benghazi was clearly an act of terror, which is why the president referred to it as such three times before this testimony," National...
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African Union reinstates Mali ahead of military action - Reuters Africa

African Union reinstates Mali ahead of military action - Reuters Africa | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Aljazeera.comAfrican Union reinstates Mali ahead of military actionReuters AfricaBy Aaron Maasho.
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World Bank urges Africa to conserve resources - Business Recorder (blog)

World Bank urges Africa to conserve resources - Business Recorder (blog) | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
BDliveWorld Bank urges Africa to conserve resourcesBusiness Recorder (blog)The World Bank urged African countries to conserve natural resources as rising mineral demand and prices keep growth strong in the continent, said a review of the region...
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According to ASIO, the terror threat remains real, persistent and prevalent - The Australian

According to ASIO, the terror threat remains real, persistent and prevalent - The Australian | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
According to ASIO, the terror threat remains real, persistent and prevalentThe AustralianWhile not commenting on Ayub's admission directly, the Australian Intelligence and Security Organisation and Home Affairs Minister Jason Clare yesterday...
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allAfrica.com: Somalia: President Appoints Newcomer As Prime Minister

allAfrica.com: Somalia: President Appoints Newcomer As Prime Minister | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it

Mr Shirdon is well known within the business circle in Somalia and has worked with UN agencies, who pledged to uphold the rule of law. “I’ll make improvement of the national security as my priority number one, priority number two and priority number three...,” remarked Mr. Shirdon.

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NCCK Unhappy With the Fight Against Terror - AllAfrica.com

NCCK Unhappy With the Fight Against Terror - AllAfrica.com | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
NCCK Unhappy With the Fight Against TerrorAllAfrica.comThe National Council of Churches of Kenya has called on the government to provide maximum security to Kenyans.
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Bali terror group near-extinct - The Australian

Bali terror group near-extinct - The Australian | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Bali terror group near-extinctThe AustralianWith the 202 Bali victims, including 88 Australians, freshly linked to its name and with the backing of the world's most notorious terrorist, JI appeared to have unlimited potential for terror, raising questions...
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Libya says 50 held over US ambassador's killing - AFP

Libya says 50 held over US ambassador's killing - AFP | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
AFPLibya says 50 held over US ambassador's killingAFPStevens and three other Americans were killed on Tuesday when suspected Islamic militants fired on the US consulate in Benghazi with rocket-propelled grenades and set it ablaze.
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The Blatant Ignorance of Human Rights in Gambia - AllAfrica.com

The Blatant Ignorance of Human Rights in Gambia - AllAfrica.com | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
AFPThe Blatant Ignorance of Human Rights in GambiaAllAfrica.comOn 22 July, Gambia celebrated its so-called "Freedom Day" - a day introduced by Gambia's President of 18 years, Yahya Jammeh.
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South Africa Miners Set To Be Fired En Masse Because Of Strike - Huffington Post

South Africa Miners Set To Be Fired En Masse Because Of Strike - Huffington Post | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Myjoyonline.comSouth Africa Miners Set To Be Fired En Masse Because Of StrikeHuffington PostA miner holds a traditional stick written "forward with R 18 500 ($2,100)", their demand for a monthly wage, during their strike at the AngloGold Ashanti...
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Team Obama's Justification For Killing A 16-Year - Business Insider

Team Obama's Justification For Killing A 16-Year - Business Insider | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Former White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, a senior adviser to President Obama's reelection campaign, recently became the first person on Team Obama to address the killing of 16-year-old American citizen ...
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Panetta: Cannot let al-Qaida hide in north Africa - The Associated Press

Panetta: Cannot let al-Qaida hide in north AfricaThe Associated PressBy By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press – 2 minutes ago. WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S.
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Authorities arrest man suspected of killing 1 at Georgia megachurch - CNN

Authorities arrest man suspected of killing 1 at Georgia megachurch - CNN | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
TIMEAuthorities arrest man suspected of killing 1 at Georgia megachurchCNN(CNN) -- The man suspected of killing one person at the World Changers Church International in suburban Atlanta was arrested Wednesday afternoon, U.S.
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Good draw for us, says South Africa coach- Igesund - Orange CAN ...

Good draw for us, says South Africa coach- Igesund - Orange CAN ... | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Coaches were satisfied Wednesday with the Africa Cup of Nations draw with hosts South Africa seeing Morocco as their toughest opponents and Ivory Coast, Tunisia, and Algeria in a 'group of death'. "All the draws were ...
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Terror Australis: Snakes, sharks, fires and other death traps - The Australian

Terror Australis: Snakes, sharks, fires and other death traps - The Australian | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Terror Australis: Snakes, sharks, fires and other death trapsThe AustralianIt's officially snake season. And all around the country, from Darwin to the Blue Mountains, a snake or snakes will be slithering to a patch of grass near you.
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Tanzania Urges Malawi to Continue Border Talks - AllAfrica.com

Tanzania Urges Malawi to Continue Border Talks - AllAfrica.com | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Tanzania Urges Malawi to Continue Border TalksAllAfrica.comHe suggested mediation through the Leadership Forum of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), made up by the region's former presidents, a path that Mr Membe also suggested.
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Africa in the middle of a hotel building boom - Chicago Daily Herald

Africa in the middle of a hotel building boom - Chicago Daily Herald | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Africa in the middle of a hotel building boomChicago Daily HeraldNAIROBI, Kenya — The rooftop pool at Nairobi's newest high-rise hotel juts out over the edge so swimmers can peer through the glass bottom eight stories down.
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Activist Post: Soros-funded Human Rights Watch Jumps on Kony 2012 AFRICOM Crusade

Activist Post: Soros-funded Human Rights Watch Jumps on Kony 2012 AFRICOM Crusade | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Activist Post: Soros-funded Human Rights Watch Jumps on Kony 2012 AFRICOM Crusade http://t.co/IeGFr9l6 via @sharethis...
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Somali terror trial: Convicted witness says he is victim, not criminal - Pioneer Press

Somali terror trial: Convicted witness says he is victim, not criminal - Pioneer Press | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Minnesota Public RadioSomali terror trial: Convicted witness says he is victim, not criminalPioneer PressA Minneapolis man who traveled to Somalia in 2007 to fight for a terrorist group told jurors that he saw himself as a "victim" in the case, and...
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Terror suspect denies charges - Cyprus Mail

Terror suspect denies charges - Cyprus Mail | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
Terror suspect denies chargesCyprus MailA LEBANESE-Swedish man denied charges yesterday of plotting to attack Israeli tourists in Cyprus, in a case which authorities said bore similarities to a deadly attack in Bulgaria this year.
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US Diplomats Pulled from North African Embassies - Zolmax

US Diplomats Pulled from North African Embassies - Zolmax | AFRICA: News and Media analysis | Scoop.it
ZolmaxUS Diplomats Pulled from North African EmbassiesZolmaxU.S. Diplomats Pulled from North African Embassies. Posted by D Anicetti on Sep 16th, 2012 // No Comments. Amid rising concerns over violence and anti-American sentiment, U.S.
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