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  1. a close look to goreme open air museum.Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | TrekEarth

    GOREME OPEN AIR MUSEUM Goreme Open Air MuseumThe Goreme Open-Air Museum resembles a vast monastic complex composed of scores of refectory monasteries placed side-by-side, each with its own fantastic church. It is obviously the first sight to be visited by any traveler in Cappadocia, standing as it does in the very center of the region with easy access from all directions.

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  2. Istanbul ImpressionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Coastal Breeze News

    When we first planned our trip to Istanbul, I was surprised how many people told me that their dream was to travel there or that it was on their "Bucket List." Everyone I knew who had visited told me that it was beautiful and that we would love it; they were right.

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  3. Musclemen and flower powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | CNN

    In West Africa, the bodybuilder is a popular subject for photographers. Since the 1950s, the musclemen have peered out from stark images, symbols of "strength, power, pride and status," in the words of gallery owner Jack Bell.

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  4. Photos: Musclemen: 'Strength, power, pride'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | CNN

    In West Africa, the bodybuilder is a popular subject for photographers. Since the 1950s, the musclemen have peered out from stark images, symbols of "strength, power, pride and status," in the words of gallery owner Jack Bell.

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  5. UNICEF to Boost Staff in Ebola-Hit CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Scoop

    Ebola treatment centre outside an Ebola virus disease case management centre run by MA decins Sans FrontiA res in the town of GuA ckA dou, Guinea. Photo: UNICEF/Suzanne Beukes 3 November 2014 - As the United Nations Children's Fund announced today that it plans to boost its staff in countries on the frontlines of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the head of the UN World Health Organization attributed the lack of research into cures and vaccines for Ebola to the fact that the disease has historically been confined to poor African nations.

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  6. Long Distance Truck Drivers Use CondomsRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    A report by the Institut d'Analyse et de Communication des Ensemble Sociax based in Benin shows that 91.01% of truck drivers, their apprentices and sex workers plying their trade at five ports in West Africa are familiar with at least two means of HIV prevention. In the area of HIV testing, the report shows that although more than three quarters of truckers interviewed know where to go for anonymous AIDS test, only 30.7% of the of them were bold enough to go back for their test results.

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  7. Colombian animal rights activists target horse-drawn carriagesRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    The traditional Spanish-style tours on horse-drawn carriages in the Colombian city of Cartagena have come under scrutiny in the wake of the collapse of four horses this year, with animal rights activists campaigning to shut down the popular tourist attraction. In less than one week, a horse collapsed while drawing a carriage with passengers and another suffered a heart attack and died in the middle of Bocagrande avenue, one of the main areas frequented by visitors.

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  8. China offers Ebola prevention materials to BeninRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The Chinese government has offered Benin materials worth 840,000 U.S. dollars for the prevention of Ebola virus, an official source in Cotonou has said. An agreement in this regard was signed on Monday in Cotonou between Benin's Foreign Minister Arifari Bako Nassirou and China's ambassador to Benin Tao Weiguang.

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  9. Annenberg Space for Photography Features Sink or Swim: Designing for a Sea ChangeRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Contract

    Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles announces Sink or Swim: Designing for a Sea Change, on view from December 13, 2014 to May 3, 2015. Sink or Swim explores adaptation for survival and human responses to changes in their landscapes due to sea level rise.

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  10. Africa: UN 'Matchmaker' to Foster South-South Tech TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The UN has launched a new knowledge-sharing platform aimed specifically at private companies in low-income countries to help foster the spread of technology, assets and financing. The scheme is dedicated to the least developed countries as a direct response to the challenges they face in areas such as sustainable agriculture, climate change adaptation and water management. 1 comment

  11. UN 'matchmaker' to foster South-South tech transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | SciDev.Net

    The UN has launched a new knowledge-sharing platform aimed specifically at private companies in low-income countries to help foster the spread of technology , assets and financing . The scheme is dedicated to the least developed countries as a direct response to the challenges they face in areas such as sustainable agriculture , climate change adaptation and water management .

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  12. Coming in from the coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Nation

    View of the Glienicke Bridge over the Havel river in Potsdam, just outside Berlin.

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  13. Ebola Keeps Mercy Ships, African Evangelical Leaders Away from West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Christianity Today

    However, African health care workers have been hit hard with 80 fatalities from Ebola, according to the World Health Organization .

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  14. Ebola epidemic delays Mercy Ships departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | KETK

    Collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic now includes a delay for Mercy Ships, which operates the world's largest civilian hospital ship in ports on the West Coast of Africa.

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  15. Mercy Ships delays voyage to Africa in wake of Ebola breakoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | KLTV Tyler

    Collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic now includes a delay for Mercy Ships, which operates the world's largest civilian hospital ship in ports on the West Coast of Africa.

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  16. Ebola a global health emergency; suspected cases in Benin, UgandaRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    The WHO Friday declared the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa as an international health emergency as two suspected cases of the deadly disease were reported in Benin and Uganda.

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  17. Ebola a global health emergency; suspected cases in Benin, UgandaRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Nerve News

    The WHO Friday declared the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa as an international health emergency as two suspected cases of the deadly disease were reported in Benin and Uganda.

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  18. Condolences or congratulations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Channel3000

    If the answer is remote or beyond remote or better put, beyond, beyond remote, then chances are, what you perceive to be a spam is in reality, a scam.

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  19. AU Commission Chairperson on official visit to BeninRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    COTONOU, Benin, July 25, 2014/African Press Organization / - African Union Commission Chairperson H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrived in Cotonou, Benin at the invitation of the President Yayi Boni for an official visit from 24-27 July 2014, as well as to deliver a statement at a Ministerial Conference of Least Developed Countries on Monday ... (more)

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  20. Picturesque Qingcheng MountainRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    Qingcheng Mountain is a famous Taoist mountain, and is one of the places where Taoism was originated.

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