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Latest update : 2014-07-17

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 around an Islamist invasion last year and President Hollande is due in West Africa this week as France prepares to redeploy troops throughout the Sahel.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2014-07-31 Senegal

Ebola death toll tops 700

The World Health Organisation announces plans to plough 100 million dollars into the fight against the Ebola epidemic gripping West Africa, this as the death toll from the deadly...

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2014-07-30 Air Algérie Flight AH5017

Air Algerie investigation continues

In Bamako and Paris the search for what caused the ill fated Air Algerie flight to crash in Mali last week continues. Investigators in Burkina Faso release more details about the...

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2014-07-31 Africa

Dozens of youths trampled to death on Conakry beach

Several children are amongst the 34 people killed in a stampede at a beachside concert in Conakry. All of the young victims had turned out to the 10,000 strong event to...

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2014-07-28 Liberia

Ebola virus: Liberia shuts most border points

Nigeria's economic capital Lagos has shut down and quarantined a hospital where a patient suffering from the country’s first recorded case of Ebola recently died. The patient...

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2014-07-25 Mali

Search of Air Algerie crash site continues

Investigators, in addition to French and African military personnel, continue to search for clues into what caused Air Algerie flight AH5017 to crash, killing all 118 people on...

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