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Trouble in the eurozone: New Italian government puts pressure on establishment

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France's Basque country, where singing is sacred

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Latest update : 2017-12-22

Cameroon court quashes RFI journalist's 10 year sentence

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. And with just days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays.

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. We bring you the very latest from our correspondent in Yaoundé.

And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. Meanwhile, the government launches a fresh military campaign, prompting civilians to flee to DR Congo. Our correspondent, Simona Foltyn, reports from the border town of Aba.

And with days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays. Shops are trying to entice them with bigger and better bargains.

By Rochelle FERGUSON-BOUYAHI , Laura DI BIASIO

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2018-06-15 World Cup 2018

Egypt, Morocco lose first World Cup matches after conceding last-minute goals

Morocco and Egypt get off to a wobbly start in the World Cup, after both teams go down at the last minute. Also, fasting for the holy month of Ramadan has ended for millions of...

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2018-06-14 South Africa

South Africa: Two worshippers stabbed to death at Malmesbury mosque

A man stabs two worshippers to death at a mosque near Cape Town in a brutal attack disturbingly similar to last month's fatal stabbing at a mosque near Durban. Also, Congolese...

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2018-06-13 DR Congo

Victims in Central African Republic react to Bemba's release by ICC

In Central African Republic, victims of the militia headed up by Jean-Pierre Bemba in 2002 say they’re horrified that the former Congolese vice president has been freed from...

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2018-06-12 ICC

ICC judges order release of DR Congo's former vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba

After a decade behind bars, former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba is ordered free by judges at the International Criminal Court. His conviction for war crimes was...

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2018-06-11 DR Congo

Call for probe after DR Congo activist dies in house fire

A political activist in the Democratic Republic of Congo dies in a suspicious fire. Luc Nkulula founded a pro-democracy movement strongly opposed to President Kabila remaining in...

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