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  • Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte accepts responsibility for the killings in drug crackdown

    In this photo provided by the Malacanang Presidential Photographers Division, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte attends a meeting at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines

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  • Belgium: An Iraqi refugee’s son appointed Secretary of State for Migration

    Photo: Credit Facebook Sammy Mahdi, By Charlotte Oberti In Belgium, 32-year-old Sammy Mahdi, the son of an Iraqi refugee, has just been appointed Secretary of State for Asylum and Migration. He

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  • From ‘role models’ to sex workers: Kenya’s child labor rises

    A teenage girl who became a sex worker after schools in Kenya were closed in March due to coronavirus restrictions, sits in the rented room where she and others work, in Nairobi, Kenya Thursday,

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  • President Farmajo calls on Parliament to approve previous ousted cabinet.

    Photo/Somali Times The latest, Fifteen of the new ministers are from the previous cabinet, with Deputy Prime Minister Khadar Mohamed Gulaid, Finance Minister Abdirahman Duale Beyle, Foreign

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  • France: First lady in isolation after virus exposure

    As new virus numbers hit post-lockdown peak, Brigitte Macron in 7-day confinement after exposure to positive case France’s first lady has gone into isolation for seven days following her exposure

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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte accepts responsibility for the killings in drug crackdown

In this photo provided by the Malacanang Presidential Photographers Division, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte attends a meeting at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines

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Mortar Shelling targets the presidential complex in Villa Somalia

Three mortar shells on Tuesday hit a nearby Presidential compound in Mogadishu. There are no casualties that have been reported. Locals have confirmed that the mortars have barraged villages

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Time for Facebook, Google, Netflix to Pay Tax In Africa

Photo/ Financial Times Online companies have managed to have an edge over how business is done and Africa has been getting the short end of the stick. Is it now time to create an even playing

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Saudi Arabia formally starts IPO of state-run oil firm

A man walks near a compound for Saudi Aramco in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Saudi Arabia formally started its long-anticipated initial public offering of its state-run oil giant

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