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  • Another US hunter suspected of illegal Zimbabwe lion kill
    Another US trophy hunter is suspected of killing a lion in Zimbabwe without a permit, authorities in Harare said on August 2, days after the killing of Cecil the lion by an American dentist caused global outrage.
    Hurriyet.  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:05:00 +0200.
  • Africa: NBA Scoring a Point in South Africa
    [Al Jazeera] South Africa will host an NBA game on Saturday, the first on the continent.
    All Africa.  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:18:45 GMT.
  • 2nd American Accused of Killing Lion Illegally in Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe authorities, who recently requested that Washington extradite a Minnesota dentist for allegedly poaching a rare, black-maned lion, have accused a second American of illegally killing another lion. ...
    Voice of America.  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 02:22:29 -0400.
  • UN Condemns Killing of Peacekeeper in CAR
    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned the killing of a U.N. peacekeeper in the Central African Republic (C.A.R.) who died Sunday after being attacked by gunmen in the country's capital. The U.N. ...
    Voice of America.  Mon, 03 Aug 2015 00:29:38 -0400.
  • VIDEO: From prisoner to programmer
    A group of former prisoners in South Africa are teaching other prisoners how to code, to help them find work on the outside.
    BBC News.  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 23:01:36 GMT.
  • Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'
    Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.
    BBC News.  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:53:38 GMT.
  • Zimbabwe Officials Say Another American Illegally Killed a Lion in an Authorized Hunt
    Officials said a Pennsylvania gynecologist took part in a hunt in April outside Hwange National Park, where a lion, Cecil, was killed by an American dentist last month.
    Ashley Southall.  International Herald Tribune.  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:48:23 GMT.
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  • Kerry, in Egypt, Discusses Balancing Human Rights and Terror Fight
    Secretary of State John Kerry told the Egyptian authorities on Sunday that they would not be able to defeat terrorism at home unless they showed greater respect for human rights.
    Michael R. Gordon and David D. Kirkpatrick.  International Herald Tribune.  Sun, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:31 GMT.
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  • Trial of Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy in Egypt postponed again
    An Egyptian court has again postponed announcing a verdict in the retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists, extending the long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.
    Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.  Sun, 2 Aug 2015 06:39:57 EDT.
  • The Leapfrog Opportunity In The World's Underserved Health Care Markets
    In Sub-­Saharan Africa, traditional banking infrastructure has never quite gained a foothold. That’s because instead of brick and mortar vaults, the region has seen sweeping use of mobile banking. ...
    By Unity Stoakes.  Forbes.  Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:00:00 GMT.

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