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Senegal closes dozens of schools linked to Turkey's Gulen

20 March, 2018

Dozens of schools linked exiled Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen in Senegal have been closed, in a sign of Turkey's growing influence in West Africa.

French 'Islamic State executioner' killed: sources

15 March, 2018

Maxime Hauchard, a French jihadist sought by French and US authorities since emerging in an Islamic State execution video in Syria, has been killed

Multiple attacks target 'French interests' in Burkina Faso capital

02 March, 2018

Multiple attacks targeted 'French interests' in the capital of Burkina Faso on Friday, authorities confirmed.

Erdogan's first visit to Mauritania in West Africa tour

28 February, 2018

The Turkish leader arrived from Algeria and was met by Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz who is expected to seal the accords at the West African leader's palace.

Erdogan on new Africa tour to push Turkish influence

26 February, 2018

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday embarked on a five-day tour of West Africa in a bid to ramp up Turkey's growing influence throughout the continent.

Eyes on Morocco: This week in Middle East football

08 February, 2018

Morocco is shooting for the 2026 World Cup following an outstanding performance in the Championship of African Nations.

Behind Algeria's Iranian book ban

30 January, 2018

Blog: Fears of Iranian influences sparking sectarian divisions in Algeria are unlikely to stop future cooperation between Algiers and Tehran, writes Habibulah Lamin.

Hashish sparks Algeria-Morocco war of words

29 January, 2018

Chances of a swift resolution go up in smoke as Algeria's accusations against Morocco threaten to deepen the rift between the two countries.

The other one-percent: Mauritania slammed for laxity on slavery

26 January, 2018

The African Union slammed Mauritania after a slave owner was sentenced to just two years in prison, in a country where 1 in 100 are still slaves

Saudi-backed Yemen PM welcomes 'new UN Envoy to Yemen'

26 January, 2018

“Peace is possible in Yemen if the international community can persuade or oblige the Houthis to implement the international resolution”, Prime Minister Ahmed Obaid Bin Daghr urged

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