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Ethiopian Israelis hold up photographs of relatives in a protest outside the premier's office in Jerusalem on March 20, 2016.  By MENAHEM KAHANA (AFP)

Red tape delays Ethiopian migration to Israel

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Jerusalem (AFP) - Thousands of Ethiopians with family members in Israel hav ... ...

The president of the Egyptian Jewish Community, Magda Shehata Haroun, at the Shaar Hashamayim Synagogue in Cairo.  By KHALED DESOUKI (AFP)

Egypt's last Jews aim to keep alive heritage

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Cairo (AFP) - Once a flourishing community, only a handful of Egyptian Jews ... ...

Meat products are seen in a cold storage room at a supermarket in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during an inspection by the state's consumer protection agency, PROCON, on March 24, 2017.  By Yasuyoshi Chiba (AFP/File)

Brazil tainted meat: Three key markets resume imports

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Brasília (AFP) - Brazil won a major victory Saturday in the fight to resto ... ...

Sharks' Curwin Bosch (L) slotted four penalties and three conversions from eight attempts in his latest game with the Coastal Sharks.  By ANESH DEBIKY (AFP/File)

Teen Bosch stars as Sharks carry on winning

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Bloemfontein (South Africa) (AFP) - Teenager Curwin Bosch continued Saturda ... ...

A visitor looks at a statue in brass representing a horn player (L, Benin, South of Nigeria, XVIth and XVIIth Century) during an exhibition focused on refined Art in Benin in 2007 at the Quai Branly museum in Paris.  By OLIVIER LABAN-MATTEI (AFP/File)

Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Cotonou (AFP) - Benin is asking for the return of treasures that were taken ... ...

Meat products are seen in a cold storage room at a supermarket in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during an inspection by the state's consumer protection agency, PROCON, on March 24, 2017.  By Yasuyoshi Chiba (AFP/File)

Egypt resumes Brazil meat imports

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Cairo (AFP) - Egypt said on Saturday it would resume importing meat from Br ... ...

Nigerian migrants in jubilant mood as they returned home after months stuck in Libya.  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (AFP)

Nigerians stuck in Libya return home with a song

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Lagos (AFP) - More than 150 Nigerians, some of them in tears, broke out in ... ...

Nigeria's Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has been on a whirlwind tour of Africa's most populous nation in a bid to woo its oil heartland.  By PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (AFP/File)

Nigeria's vice-president and a fragile peace in the delta

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Warri (Nigeria) (AFP) - While Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari was rece ... ...

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