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Latest update : 2014-01-07

Civilians and troops in CAR face growing backlash

Sudan's President, Omar al-Bashir, visits South Sudan for talks with his counterpart, Salva Kiir. This comes as ethnic violence in the world's newest nation enters a third week. Also, religious tensions remain high in the Central African Republic with civilians and MISCA troops now facing a growing backlash. And the world reflects on the loss of the football legend Eusebio who died on Sunday. The 71-year-old, born in Mozambique, was considered by many as one of the sport's greatest players.

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2014-08-14 World War II

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2014-08-14 Uganda

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2014-08-15 Africa

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2014-08-12 South Africa

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2014-08-12 Nigeria

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