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  1. SeaWorld Drops Appeal Of OSHA Citation Issued After Trainer's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Switched

    ... in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A whale jumps to the surface off the coast of Libreville in Gabon on August 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE BERRY A Southern Right Whale breaches on September 5, 2013 in Hermanus, which has ...

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  2. Gabon National DayRead the original story

    Wednesday | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I send my heartfelt congratulations to the people of the Gabonese Republic as you celebrate 54 years of independence this August 17. The United States commends Gabon's valuable contributions to regional peace and stability and welcomes our growing partnership on environmental ... (more)

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  3. .com | Gabon poachers decimate pangolinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | News24

    Hunted for generations for its tasty meat, the scaly-skinned pangolin is under threat in Gabon as demand for the small mammal surges in Asia, where it is used in traditional medicine.

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  4. African elephant numbers collapsingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | NatureNews

    ... to have been lost annually is highly cautious, but still shockingly high". Lee White, executive secretary for Gabon's National Agency for National Parks in Libreville, agrees that the actual picture in central African forests may be even bleaker ...

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  5. Ghana U20 coach to make team assessment before ringing changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana U20 coach Sellas Tetteh says he will make a thorough assessment of his team before ringing changes ahead of the return leg of their African Youth Championships qualifier against Gabon.

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  6. Pangolins under threat in Gabon as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Bangkok Post

    Hunted for generations for its tasty meat, the scaly-skinned pangolin is under threat in Gabon as demand for the small mammal surges in Asia, where it is used in traditional medicine.

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  7. The remarkable rise of Petrojet Ghanaian defender Oduro Kwarteng, eyes U20 call-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... to represent your country and so I am waiting patiently for my time. I wish can be involved in the second leg against Gabon but that is the decision of the coach." The team's lackluster performance against Gabon in the first leg tie at the Accra ...

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  8. Eni chomping at Gabonese bitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | UPI

    Italian energy company Eni said Monday it updated the government of Gabon on emerging commercial prospects of offshore natural gas reserves.

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  9. Ghana U20 captain Bempah buoyant despite below par performance against GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana U20 captain Owusu Bempah remains defiant about their chances to progress past Gabon in the qualifiers for the 2015 African Youth Championship.

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  10. Kim Yong Nam Greets President of GabonRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Korean News

    Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, Sunday sent a message of greeting to Ali Bongo Ondimba, president of Gabon, on the occasion of the 54th anniversary of its independence.

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  11. Emir, PM greet Gabon PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani yesterday sent a cable of congratulations to the Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba on his country's Independence Day.

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  12. Gabon holds Ghana to a drawRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Ghanamma.com

    The Black Satellites were held by Panthers of Gabon to a goalless draw game in the first leg of the qualifiers for the African Youth Championship at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday.

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  13. Ghana U20 draw 0-0 with Gabon in final African Youth Championship qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana's U20 team failed to make their chances count as they were held to goalless draw game by Gabon in the first leg of the ultimate 2015 African Youth Championships qualifier in Accra.

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  14. US-Africa Summit Echoes more on how the US does not know about AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | PR Log

    ... stated. While moderating https://vimeo.com/ 102107654 the NYF Africa Summit held in Libreville, the capital of Gabon earlier this year in May, Ms.Bekele pointed out to her panellists - Mr. Robert Wolf former, external economic advisor to President ...

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  15. SeaWorld, Under Fire, Pledges To Improve Killer Whale ConditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Switched

    ... in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A whale jumps to the surface off the coast of Libreville in Gabon on August 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE BERRY A Southern Right Whale breaches on September 5, 2013 in Hermanus, which has ...

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  16. Petronas Signs Production Sharing Contract With Republic Of GabonRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 15 -- Petronas, via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Petronas Carigali International E&P B.V., has signed a Production Sharing Contract for Block F14 with the Republic of Gabon.

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  17. Striker Sulley Mohammed doubtful for Ghana U20 African Cup qualifier against GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Striker Sulley Mohammed is an injury doubt for the Ghana U20 team ahead of their ultimate African Youth Championship qualifier against Gabon.

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  18. Baby Whale Rescued From Shark Net In AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Switched

    ... in Nuuk, Greenland. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) A whale jumps to the surface off the coast of Libreville in Gabon on August 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO / STEPHANE BERRY A Southern Right Whale breaches on September 5, 2013 in Hermanus, which has ...

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  19. Seleka ex-rebels refuse to join new CAR governmentRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Mail & Guardian

    ... they still control. Kamoun's appointment came almost a fortnight after warring parties signed a fragile ceasefire in Gabon's capital Libreville, but several Seleka leaders refuse to be bound by the accord. Samba Panza seized on the peace deal to ...

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  20. Resolving the ethics of the Ebola dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Daily Star

    ... to dispel myths and persuade them to accept the return of survivors. One survivor of the 1995-1997 outbreaks in Gabon described how people would walk backwards away from him, taxis would not stop and, at roadblocks, police would wave him through for ...

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