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Deal to Normalize Ties With Israel Stirs Opposition in Sudan

Prominent political factions in Sudan have rejected a deal brokered with the help of the United States to take steps to normalize ties with Israel….

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African Reporters Try to Unpack Complex, Contested US Election

The world is watching as the U.S. prepares for a crucial election for president and thousands of other representatives at all levels of government. In…

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Conde Seeks Controversial Third Term in Guinea Elections

Voters in Guinea went to the polls Sunday to cast ballots for a president, as incumbent Alpha Conde seeks a controversial third term. Conde, a…

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As Lockdown Eases, Israelis Again Gather Against Netanyahu

Thousands of Israelis demonstrated outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday night, resuming the weekly protest against the Israeli leader after…

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Violence Feared in Contentious Ivory Coast Election

As Ivory Coast’s president prepares to campaign for another term in office, his main challengers have called for a boycott of the Oct. 31 election,…

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Ugandan Parliamentary Candidates Say Nomination Fee Too High

Candidates in Uganda’s upcoming parliamentary elections have until Thursday to pay a nomination fee of a little more than $800 to the Electoral Commission. However,…

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Malian Politician Released by Islamist Insurgents Meets with Transitional President

Former Malian presidential candidate Soumaila Cisse met the country’s transitional president Thursday night for the first time since his release this week by Islamist insurgents…

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Separatist Fighting Continues in Cameroon a Year After Major National Dialogue

October 4 marks a year since Cameroon held its Major National Dialogue to solve the Anglophone separatist crisis that has killed at least 3,000 people…

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