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1 hr ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Assailants attack Congo military camp in capital

Border Patrol agents stationed in South Texas are the busiest in the country, arresting tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border without their parents and thousands more families with children.

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1 hr ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Assailants attack Congo military camp in capital

The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised the possibility of restarting stalled peace talks between Israel and Palestinian authorities as a... The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised the possibility of ... (more)

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1 hr ago | KAUZ

Assailants attack Congo military camp in capital

Newark's police department will undergo independent monitoring after a three-year federal investigation released Tuesday found what it called "a pattern of unconstitutional policing" that included excessive use... Newark's police department will undergo independent monitoring after a three-year federal investigation released Tuesday found what it ... (more)

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2 hrs ago | AlertNet

Gunfire rings out near military base in Congo's capital -witnesses

Unidentified gunmen attacked a major military base in Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa, on Tuesday but the government said the situation had been quickly brought under control.

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3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

Tuesday's Editorial: Cut red tape for adoption

Cindy Nichol hugs her son, not yet two-year-old Christopher, on the last day they were together in December 2013 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

C. Africa peace talks suspended after rebel no-show

Peace talks between Central Africa's sectarian rivals were suspended Tuesday after the ex-rebel Seleka group failed to show up less than a day before the deadline of a deal.

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6 hrs ago | AlertNet

UNHCR renews call on donors to support Central African Republic ...

As the outflow of mostly Muslim refugees continues from the Central African Republic, many severely weakened, UNHCR and 16 other agencies providing life-saving relief are today calling on donors to increase their funding support for programmes in neighbouring host countries.

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10 hrs ago | News24

.com | Delay in trial of DRC's alleged coup plotters

Those people who are anti-transformation and anti-justice have created a "Mandela" to hide behind in order to protect what they have, writes Esethu Hasane .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Resource Investing News

Zinc and Agriculture a Winning Combination

Zinc prices have been on a tear lately, with London Metal Exchange zinc for three-month delivery reaching an impressive 35-month high of $2,325.50 per metric ton just last week .

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State Department

Press Releases: Appointments of Mary Robinson as UN Special Envoy for ...

The Secretary welcomes the appointment of Mary Robinson of Ireland as the UN Special Envoy for Climate Change.

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United Nations

Impunity leads perpetrators to continue child rights violations in DR Congo - " UN report

Child soldiers guard a road near Bunia, Ituri region, Democratic Republic of the Congo .

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UPI

Eni to explore opportunities offshore Congo

Eni Chief Executive Officer Claudio Descalzi signed an agreement with the Congolese government in Brazzaville to pursue new initiatives in an area ranging from the coast to deep offshore waters.

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Edmonton Journal

Boy lost in limbo: Couple pleads with government to help retrieve adopted African child

Down to her last four kilograms of green tomatoes just four days into the Taste of Edmonton festival, chef Danielle Majeau posted a frantic plea on Twitter.

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News24

.com | CAR peace talks open in Congo

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's closest ally has reportedly praised the country's war veterans leader Joseph Chinotimba who led the 2000 controversial farm invasions.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

AlertNet

CAR refugees dying in Cameroon hospitals

REFUGEES fleeing violence in the Central African Republic are continuing to die in significant numbers after reaching the relative safety of Cameroon, reports children's charity Plan International.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Serologic Surveillance for West Nile Virus in Dogs, Africa

To the Editor: West Nile fever is caused by the West Nile virus , a mosquito-borne member of the genus Flavivirus .

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The Motley Fool

Funding War: U.S. Companies Disclose Conflict Mineral Use

This article was written by Oilprice.com -- the leading provider of energy news in the world.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Senator Corker, Colleagues Urge President Obama To Personally Engage On Congolese Adoption Delays

In a letter to President Barack Obama, U.S. Senator Bob Corker , ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, joined 167 members of Congress in asking the president for his "personal engagement to resolve over 900 international adoption cases of Congolese children who either have been or are in the process of being adopted by American ... (more)

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AlertNet

A promising new tool for ending impunity for sexual violence

UNHCR special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, speaks at a United Nations Security Council meeting on women, peace, security, and sexual violence in conflict at UN HQ in New York June 24, 2013.

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AllAfrica.com

Africa: "Paradigm Shift' Boosts Congo Peace Prospects

I walked into the State Department just over a year ago to take on my new role of U.S. Special Envoy for the African Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of the Congo .

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