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Muslims and Christians clean up Bangui, and violence spirals out of control in Algeria's Gardaia

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2014-07-22 07:21 IN THE FRENCH PRESS

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Latest update : 2013-12-17

Juba's 'coup'

South Sudan's capital is placed under nighttime curfew as the government blames clashes on an attempted coup by the former Vice President. Also, France 24 revisits the northern Malian town of Timbuktu where locals claim Arab families are the victims of revenge attacks by soldiers who fought the Islamist invasion of earlier this year. Finally, we head again to South Sudan where craftsmen and women are refashioning remnants of the country's violent history.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2014-07-16 Central African Republic

'Bring Back Our Girls' denies politicking after standing up president

Nigeria's president's asked parliament to borrow one billion dollars to boost the army's fight against Boko Haram' s insurgency. Meanwhile the parents of hundreds of schoolgirls...

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2014-07-15 France

Mali : French soldier killed in suicide attack

Northern Mali remains restive: France's defence ministry said one of its soldiers had been killed by a suicide bombing targetting its forces. French intervention helped turn...

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2014-07-14 Nigeria

Remembering African soldiers who fought in WWI

As France commemorates the centenary of World War I during the traditional Bastille Day military parade, our Africa News Team takes a look at the memorials that remain of...

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2014-07-09 Somalia

South Sudan : Rebel Riek Machar slams president Salva Kiir

As his nation marks its third year on the map, South sudan's president is calling on rebels to commit to restarting stalled peace negotiations. Swift to respond, Former Vice...

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2014-07-10 South Africa

South Africa : Apartheid killer De Kock denied parole

Known as 'Prime Evil' the South African white supremacist jailed for assasinating black anti apartheid leaders will have to wait until later this year to find out whether he'll...

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