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Clamping down on jihad propaganda online

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Homegrown Jihadists: France Sets Out Plan to Monitor Web and Support Families (part 2)

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Homegrown Jihadists: France Sets Out Plan to Monitor Web and Support Families

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All the news from Africa and the Maghreb, with France 24’s correspondents and our guests on set. From Monday to Friday at 9.45 pm and 10.45 pm Paris time.

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Latest update : 2013-09-27

Guinea: Peaceful elections called for this Saturday following violence

It may be four days later than originally planned, but Guinea is finally heading to the polls this Saturday for the country's first parliamentary elections in more than a decade. For some of Guinea's five million voters however it remains uncertain whether they will be able to cast their ballot or not.

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2014-04-22 Mali

Mali: Jihadist group announces death of french hostage

One of Mali's most notorious jihadist groups has annouced the death of a french hostage declaring that he was killed because France is the enemy. 62 year old Gilberto Rodrigues...

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2014-04-23 South African elections

Tutu cautions ANC: South African peace laureate criticizes ruling party

South african peace icon Desmond Tutu warns the ruling party that its failing to fill the shoes of its predecessors. whilst hailing the gains the country's made in the nearly...

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2014-04-21 South Sudan

S. Sudanese rebels accused of ethnic slaughter in oil town

The United Nations warns that ethnic divisions in South Sudan's crisis are deepening and that hundreds of civilians were slaughtered by rebels as they seized the oil hub of...

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2014-04-18 United Nations

A landslide victory for the 'invisible candidate' in Algeria

Algeria votes to keep Abdelaziz Bouteflika as president, but opposition politicians cry foul and say they will not accept the results.

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2014-04-17 DR Congo

Virunga Park chief shot

On the eve of Algeria's presidential election there is not much doubt that the vote will deliver Abdelaziz Bouteflika a fourth term despite his failing health. Also the chief...

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