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RABAT, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- Morocco and Mali discussed here on Friday ways to foster military cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries, said a statement by an official of the Morocc

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In Niger, two people have been killed and nearly 470 arrests, according to the latest figures revealed by the interior ministry, following post-election violence in the capital Niamey after Tuesday

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HANOI -- Vietnam recorded six new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, including two imported and four locally transmitted, according to its Ministry of Health.

The new infections brought the total

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LAGOS, Feb. 26 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) representative in Nigeria has expressed concerns about and strongly condemns continuous terror attacks on schoolchildren in th

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WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized by Iranian-backed militant groups in eastern Syria.

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RABAT, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- FIFA president Gianni Infantino, hailed on Thursday in Rabat Morocco's policy for the integration of women in football, a statement by FIFA said.

Infantino "welcom

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NIAMEY, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- At least two people, including a member of the national guard, were killed and 468 others were arrested in violence that erupted in Niger following the second round of p

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DAKAR, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Senegalese President Macky Sall received his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by China's Sinopharm, in presidential palace here on Thursday.

Head of the

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As a new Ebola outbreak threatens Guinea, six neighboring countries are urgently scaling up preparation and response efforts to prevent the further spread of the deadly virus, the UN World Health O

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By Terry Crawford-Browne

An Israeli documentary film called The Lab was made in 2013. It was shown in Pretoria and Cape Town, Europe, Australia and the US and won numerous awards, even includ

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FREETOWN, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) -- Sierra Leone on Thursday received a consignment of 200,000 doses of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine donated by China to support the country's vaccination campaign.

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Ivorian Ruth Sayne, 33, escaped the post-election violence in Cote d'Ivoire in 2011 and fled to neighboring Liberia with her husband, a farmer. While life was hard in the refugee camp, formerly the

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JOHANNESBURG - The shadowy, violent Islamist insurgency in Mozambique's northern Cabo Delgado region has confounded authorities, residents, aid groups and observers - and appears to be continuing u

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RABAT, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- President of the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, arrived on Wednesday in Morocco for a two-day visit.

According to a st

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Two Malian soldiers were killed on Tuesday in an ambush in a central region regularly hit by jihadist attacks, security sources and a local official said.

The ambush targeted an army resupply

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BAMAKO, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- Two soldiers were killed and seven others injured in an ambush in central Mali on Tuesday, the Malian Armed Forces (FAMa) said Wednesday in a statement on its official w

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CONAKRY, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- Guinea on Tuesday launched a vaccination campaign in Conakry and Gbeke in southeastern N'Zerekore administrative region, according to the health ministry.

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Kaizer Chiefs coach Gavin Hunt was disappointed to see his charges suffer a goalless draw against Horoya AC in their CAF Champions League opener.

It was hono

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FREETOWN, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- A Sierra Leonean official Tuesday praised China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) for constructing a standard bridge linking the business area in the country's capital city

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CAIRO -- Official delegations from Egypt and Qatar held their first meeting on Tuesday in Kuwait since both countries signed a reconciliation agreement in January to end their three-year rift.

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UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- Violence spreading to central Mali leads to more displacement of people and the need to increase the aid program to 563 million U.S. dollars to reach 4.7 million

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MUSCAT, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- Oman has suspended flights and banned travelers from 10 countries as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus, the official Oman News Agency reported on Tuesda

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 23 (ANI): A Mumbai court on Tuesday remanded gangster Ravi Pujari to the custody of Mumbai Police till March 9 in connection with a case of firing in 2016.

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Health officials are heading directly to Guinea's southeast region on Tuesday, after a special plane with 11,000 doses of Ebola vaccine landed late Monday night.

The vaccines were originally

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Senegal began its coronavirus vaccination campaign on Tuesday with 200 000 doses that it purchased from China's Sinopharm, which it received last week.

The first shots were given to governmen

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 23 (ANI): Mumbai Sessions Court on Tuesday remanded gangster Ravi Pujari to police custody till March 9 in the 2016 Ghazali restaurant firing case. Ravi Pujari i

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 23 (ANI): Gangster Ravi Pujari will be produced before Mumbai Sessions Court today in connection with the 2016 Ghazali restaurant firing case. "Police has brough

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CONAKRY, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- A total of 11,500 doses of Ebola vaccines donated by the World Health Organization arrived in Guinea on Monday evening, according to a statement released by Guinea's he

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Abuja [Nigeria], February 22 (ANI/Xinhua): Three policemen were killed when gunmen attacked a zoological garden in southeast Nigeria, authorities said on Monday. One civilian, identified as the managi

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BEIJING, Feb. 22 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

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KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia recorded 2,192 new confirmed cases of CO

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