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  1. 85,000 Refugees from Ramadi Restricted from Entering Baghdad, despite 110A F HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    ... ethnic and religious discrimination even in times of conflict," said Joe Stork , deputy Middle East and North Africa director. "Prime Minister Abadi should immediately order these restrictions lifted so that all Iraqis can seek refuge in Baghdad, ...

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  2. Iraq: Curbs Put War's Displaced at RiskRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Humans Rights Watch

    ... ethnic and religious discrimination even in times of conflict," said Joe Stork , deputy Middle East and North Africa director. "Prime Minister Abadi should immediately order these restrictions lifted so that all Iraqis can seek refuge in Baghdad, ...

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  3. Global Illegal Aliens Trek Panama Jungle to Reach AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | VDARE

    ... because there isn't a nearby Colombian outpost to return them to. There also aren't direct flights from Panama to Africa and Asia. There is still the journey through Central America and Mexico, but migrants say the Darien is the hardest. "I want to ...

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  4. Brasch WordsLEGISLATORS Could Shoot Down Airborne CrueltyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... at the "is it really true" points about your dad, stepdad, mom, grandparents, grandmother, their tribal attire in Africa, etc. Keep in mind that I told my buddy - knowing his personality - that it is curious that having millionaire trust fund babies ...

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  5. .com | Buhari vows to tackle Nigeria's problems head onRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    Nigeria's new President Muhammadu Buhari pledged to tackle the nation's problems "head on" and intensify the fight against Boko Haram in his inaugural speech after taking the oath of office on Friday. The 72-year-old, who took charge of Africa's most populous nation after an historic election, said he had inherited "enormous challenges", including economic turmoil and widespread unrest.

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  6. The Search for Sungudogo [Greg Laden's Blog]Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

    ... had funded a National Science Foundation's worth of expeditions to tropical Asia, Latin America, and more recently, Africa. "I found you because I need you," I remember her saying rather haughtily. "And when I need someone I'm willing to pay." Music ...

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  7. #SurfsUp: VIBE's First Thoughts On Chance The Rapper, Donnie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vibe

    ... together melodies from doo-wop vocals reminiscent of the Jersey Boys ("Wanna Be Cool") to taking it to the heart of Africa ("Windows"), you'll keep this compilation in rotation. These Chi-town all-stars' work is an ode to producing a cohesive ...

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  8. Rotary Peace Fellows are helping refugees start overRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Rotarian

    ... as education program coordinator for the Norwegian Refugee Council's Ethiopia program. NRC camps in the Horn of Africa and Yemen sheltered more than 100,000 people in 2013. Every year, the organization also provides education and job training to ...

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  9. Ampion Opens Applications For Its Road Trip Showcasing African TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

    Ampion , the Berlin-based accelerator and advisory firm promoting technology entrepreneurship in Africa, is opening up the latest round of its pan-African bus tours for corporate executives, startup founders, and investors. Now in its third year the buses will hit the road between September and December with trips across East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa, and Tunisia.

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  10. Iran is America's de-facto ally in the war against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    Surprises are increasing in the Arab region against the backdrop of the geopolitical transformation taking place in the Middle East, mainly in the direction of developing a US-Iranian relationship that goes beyond mere appeasement. This is while the US-Israeli relationship remains one of quintessential alliance regardless of the signs of disagreement, and while the US-Arab relationship continues with various titles from the Gulf to Africa, through the Orient and its torn countries.

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  11. Clinton crony Sidney Blumenthal shows lack of ethicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Blumenthal's would-be business associates got together and thought: "We need to find the best expert we can on North Africa, someone who understands the subtleties of Libyan political and tribal dynamics. Let's get Sidney Blumenthal!" Another is ...

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  12. Libya: IS Stepping Stone to Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Voice of America

    ... through a dusty road in the desert town of Agadez, Niger, headed for Libya, May 25, 2015. Coming from Syria and Africa, they pay militants and tribal groups to navigate them across the Sinai or the Sahel to Libya. There, they hire human smugglers to ...

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  13. Shaun Ryder, Myleene Klass and Charlie from Busted sent to jungle for new TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... over that. Meanwhile Busted's Charlie is visiting the home of the San Bushmen in the Grashoek Village in Southern Africa, a tribe widely believed to be among the earliest on the planet. Charlie, 29, will again be trying to find a common musical ...

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  14. Africa: From Eritrean Child Soldier to Swedish ParliamentarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | AllAfrica.com

    When Eritrea formally declared its independence from Ethiopia on May 24, 1993, it marked the culmination of a more than 30-year-long struggle for freedom. Few understand the human toll of this conflict better than 62-year-old Arhe Hamednaca.

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  15. Gunmen try to kill Libya's recognized prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to leave. Some of those trapped were Syrians, Palestinians, and Asian, and African nationals. Middle East and North Africa director Sarah Leah Whitson said that all forces involved must take all feasible precautions to minimize harm to civilians and ...

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  16. .com | Libya: PM attackers 'linked to Tobruk tribal leaders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News24

    ... to leave. Some of those trapped were Syrians, Palestinians, and Asian and African nationals. Middle East and North Africa director Sarah Leah Whitson said that all forces involved must take all feasible precautions to minimise harm to civilians and ...

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  17. A Modern Tale of Ali Baba - YagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Daily Kos

    ... with Allah's manipulated Will to Bully, Torture, Terrorize and Murder their way throughout the Middle East, Asia and Africa, and eventually the whole World, for Power and Money for their own aggrandizement And that are pushing and shoving their Will ...

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  18. Gunmen attack Libyan prime minister's motorcadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | OregonLive.com

    ... to leave. Some of those trapped were Syrians, Palestinians, and Asian and African nationals. Middle East and North Africa director Sarah Leah Whitson said that all forces involved must take all feasible precautions to minimize harm to civilians and ...

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  19. .com | Should Christian beliefs be ridiculed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News24

    ... myth.) We can dismiss a physical Adam and Eve with near scientific certainty. Homo sapiens originated in Africa 150,000 years ago and began to migrate 55,000 to 60,000 years ago. Scientific research confirms the "Out Of Africa" hypothesis that all ...

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  20. Ethnix, Every Person in New YorkRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Manhattan Users Guide

    ... provides income to members of traditional cultures and helps sustain those cultures. Many of the objects are from Africa. You may see a Dogon spirit boat from Mali, textiles and baskets, a horned mask from Congo, an Ethiopian headrest, Tuareg ...

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