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Libya: Pro-Haftar fighters storm constitution assembly

Fighters hold assembly members at gunpoint, demanding they back down from a recently approved draft constitution.

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Car bomb explodes near police station in Mogadishu

At least six people reportedly killed in blast near police station next to busy market in Waberi district.

A car burns

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Suicide bombing kills 14 people in northeastern Nigeria

Attack likely carried out by Boko Haram and resurgent group's recent activities prompt a shift in military tactics.

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Gunmen attack house of Kenya's vice president

William Ruto was not at home during the attack that left a policeman seriously injured, security sources say.

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Boko Haram attack on Nigeria oil team killed over 50

Details emerging from Tuesday's ambush in northeast Nigeria suggest the death toll is higher than initially reported.

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Ntabo Ntaberi Sheka: Rebel leader surrenders to UN

Ntabo Ntaberi Sheka, wanted for mass rape and killings, surrenders to UN forces and will stand trial.

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Suspected Boko Haram attack kills 10 soldiers

Gunmen ambushed an oil exploration team that was carrying out research near Maiduguri in Borno State, northeast Nigeria.

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UN accuses DR Congo army of digging Kasai mass graves

This is the first time the United Nations has directly suggested that government forces dug the mass graves.

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Anti-balaka ambush in CAR kills two UN peacekeepers

Violence prompts many humanitarian groups to suspend activities in the Central African Republic city of Bangassou.

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Libyan rivals agree on nationwide ceasefire

Fayez Serraj and Khalifa Haftar commit to refrain use of armed forces except for fight against 'terrorist' groups.

Prime Minister Fayez Serraj and Khalifa Haftar

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Iran and Afghanistan top 2017 Basel AML Index

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Actors, writers quit White House committee over Trump

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Kian Loyd Delos Santos, 17, killed in drug crackdown

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Steve Bannon out as Trump's top strategist: White House

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Floods affect 16 million in Nepal, India and Bangladesh

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Suspected al-Shabab attackers behead 3 in Kenya's Lamu

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