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This file photo taken on October 30, 2016 shows protesters waving the Berber flag as they demonstrate in Morocco's northern city of Al-Hoceima.  By FADEL SENNA (AFP/File)

Morocco police hunt protest leader in neglected Rif

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Al Hoceima (Morocco) (AFP) - Moroccan authorities were engaged in a manhunt ...

Celliphine Chepteek Chespol of Ethiopia wins the 3000m steeplechase event during the 2017 Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meet, at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, on May 26.  By JONATHAN FERREY (Getty/AFP)

Chespol stoops to conquer 3000m steeplechase at Diamond League meet

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Eugene (United States) (AFP) - Teenaged Kenyan star Celliphine Chespol reco ...

A Kimbanguist choir  in the Democratic Republic of Congo celebrate

Christmas comes in May for DR Congo's Kimbanguists

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Nkamba (DR Congo) (AFP) - A cow carried on a stretcher as an offering plus ...

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights has ruled the Kenyan government had violated the rights and freedoms of the Ogiek hunter-gatherer people by driving them out of their ancestral lands in the Mau forest.  By ROBERTO SCHMIDT (AFP/File)

Hunter-gatherers win battle against Kenya government

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Nairobi (AFP) - The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights Friday ruled ...

South Africa batsman Faf Du Plessis remarked that his team's

Du Plessis hopes Proteas have 'blown away England cobwebs'

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Southampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) - South Africa hope to live up to their ...

Masked gunmen attacked a bus of Coptic Christians south of the Egyptian capital, killing at least 28 people.  By MOHAMED EL-SHAHED (AFP)

Tears and anger as Egyptian Copts bury attack victims

Friday, May 26, 2017

Deir El Jernous (Egypt) (AFP) - Mourners sang, women sobbed and men cried o ...

The Aquarius rescue Ship run by NGO S.O.S. Mediterranee and Medecins Sans Frontieres arrives in the port of Salerno on May 26 2017.  By CARLO HERMANN (AFP)

Hundreds of migrants rescued in major operation off Libya

Friday, May 26, 2017

Tripoli (AFP) - More than 1,400 migrants seeking to get to Italy were rescu ...

Egyptian policemen guard the road to Saint Samuel monastery in Minya province after the attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians on May 26, 2017.  By MOHAMED EL-SHAHED (AFP)

Egypt hits jihadists after attack on Christians kills 28

Friday, May 26, 2017

Minya (Egypt) (AFP) - Egypt launched six air strikes on jihadist camps in L ...

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