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'Several killed' in blast at Ethiopian PM's rally

23 June, 2018

Several people were killed Saturday in a blast at new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first rally in the capital attended by tens of thousands of people, state media reported.

South Sudan war rivals set to meet face-to-face

20 June, 2018

The meeting between rebel leader Riek Machar and President Silva Kiir would be the first between the former comrades-in-arms since 2016.

Egypt, Ethiopia make breakthrough in Nile dam project talks

11 June, 2018

Ethiopia began building the $4 billion dam in 2012, but the mega project has triggered tensions with Egypt.

Dozens of migrants drown off the shore of Yemen

06 June, 2018

The United Nations Migration Agency said dozens of migrants drowned after their boat capsized off the shore of Yemen.

Arab League slams US veto on protecting Palestinians

02 June, 2018

The head of the Arab League has condemned the US decision to veto a UN draft resolution that would protect Palestinians from a deadly crackdown by Israeli forces.

US vetoes UN resolution denouncing violence against Palestinians

02 June, 2018

The United States has blocked a resolution calling for measures to protect Palestinians, despite by 10 Security Council members voting in favour of the draft.

South Sudan faces arms embargo 'if fighting continues'

01 June, 2018

Should the fighting continue, and a political agreement not be reached soon in South Sudan, the UN will adopt an arms embargo

South Sudan defence minister among proposed US blacklist

28 May, 2018

Six South Sudanese officials including the defence minister could be added to a sanctions blacklist for fuelling the country's war and blocking aid, reports said on Monday.

Somali leader urges calm after clashes in disputed north

26 May, 2018

Somalia's leader urged for calm after clashes in the disputed north left at least 20 troops dead, according to local elders.

Over 100 migrants, refugees killed in Libya traffickers' escape

25 May, 2018

Over 100 migrants and refugees held captive by human traffickers were shot at while escaping from a clandestine prison in northwestern Libya.

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