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Thousands march in Liberia to protest economic crisis

Thousands march in Liberia to protest economic crisis.
Thousands march in Liberia to protest economic crisis. FRANCE 24
By: Georja Calvin-Smith Follow | Laura DI BIASIO
12 min

Police fire tear gas at crowds of anti-government protesters in the Liberian capital Monrovia, this as thousands turn out to protest the country's deepening economic crisis. Also, Nigerian police are on heightened alert after the US killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. Finally, we take you to Congo's Pointe-Noire port, which is struggling amid a fall in oil prices.