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31 min ago | Jerusalem Post

BDS in South Africa - an abject failure

Despite several years of lobbying by BDS to have Israeli products kept out of South Africa, and preventing government officials from visiting Israel, trade between the two countries is flourishing.

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4 hrs ago | DNA India

Ebola virus: Six 'high risk' passengers from West Africa quarantined at Delhi airport

Six people deemed "high risk" Ebola suspects were on Monday admitted to a quarantine facility at Delhi airport, health ministry said.

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8 hrs ago | The Independent

South Africa's new travel rules: From October, families with...

Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.

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11 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Survivor of Boko Haram Gwoza Police Training College Attack Testifies in T.B. Joshua's Church

The widely reported Boko Haram insurgency attack on Wednesday 20thAugust 2014 at a Nigerian Police training college in Gwoza, Borno State left few survivors.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Daily Times

South African forces not involved in Lesotho coup: authorities

CAPE TOWN: The South African Department of Defence on Sunday refuted reports that its special forces had helped foil a coup in Lesotho.

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KOTA-TV Rapid City

Militias use vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya

Libyan militia members have apparently turned the abandoned U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, into a water park, judging by amateur video posted to YouTube on Sunday.

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Al Bawaba

Flydubai adds three new routes to East Africa

Dubai-based flydubai added three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80 .

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TheBlaze.com

Islamist Fighters Just 'Secured' an American Compound in Libya

An Islamist-allied militia group "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.

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National Public Radio

A Trip With Her Folks Turned Barbara Bush Into A Global Activist

Barbara Bush helps a nun to fit on a hearing device during a 2012 event in Gulu, Uganda.

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The Times

Young missionaries trek around the globe

Tayler Patton, 23, of Gainesville spent time in India as part of a mission trip called "The World Race."

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

SavannahNow

Savannah church's heart stretching to Africa

Leslie Moses photo Tapestry Church's Andy Blair and his wife Kate, adopted "Tek," 6, from Ethiopia.

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Milwaukee Courier Online

Wassily Wasilyevich Kandinsky

Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky was born on December 16, 1866 in Moscow. Kandinsky is well known for creating the Yellow-Red-Blue oil painting in 1925.

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KYTX-TV News

Two Liberian medical workers discharged after recovering from Ebola

A health worker wearing a protective suit conducts an Ebola prevention drill at the port in Monrovia on Friday, August 29. Health officials say the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest ever.

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ITV

Students stranded in Africa after travel firm collapse

The collapse of travel company Student Adventures, run by GBCE Ltd, means that the youngsters will not have accomodation or travel booked for their remaining time in Tanzania, the Practical Action charity has been told.

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GhanaWeb

Chinese Fujian Province strengthens bond of friendship

The Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council and the Chinese Association of Fujian have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate sister region/province relationship between them.

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Windsor Beacon

Lesotho military says it has disarmed police

Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country, the defense force spokesman said.

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ABC News

Resident: Lesotho Military Occupies Police Station

A security guard in the capital of Lesotho says the military has occupied police stations there and are moving to other districts.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Gas prices, held low by Texas shale, spur other consumer spending

But the current crises in Ukraine and Iraq did not stop the Hughes family from making the two-hour drive to San Antonio to visit the Alamo, have a chicken fried steak lunch and buy fish for their tank before driving home to Corpus Christi.

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Mail & Guardian

China's designs on Africa in dispute

Beijing's relations with countries in Africa are riddled with lies and truths and everything in between.

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Kansas City InfoZine

Travel Alert, Potential Implications for Travel Because of Ebola in Parts of West Africa

This Travel Alert will expire on February 27, 2015. Due to an outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in the West African nations of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued Level 3 Travel Warnings for those three countries advising against non-essential travel and provided guidance to reduce the potential ... (more)

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