- Africa in pictures: 18-24 July 2014
High fashion, eating caterpillars and cunning camouflage.
BBC News. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:39:10 GMT.
- VIDEO: Violence in CAR after ceasefire agreed
A new surge of violence is sweeping through the Central African Republic despite a ceasefire agreement between rival armed groups.
BBC News. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:21:08 GMT.
- Africa: UN Special Envoy Stresses Need for Lasting Sports Programmes for Refugees
[UNHCR]Geneva -The UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Youth Refugees and Sport, Jacques Rogge, has told UNHCR staff he believes sustained sports programmes can help build a better world for refugee youth.
All Africa. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:04:01 GMT.
- Johannesburg Restaurateur Creates Sushi for African Palate
Silver blades of high-tensile carbon steel flash inside the kitchen of the inner city restaurant known as The Blackanese. Sushi chef Themba Khumalo sharpens the blades, saying he feels naked without his treasured Japanese knives. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:13:15 -0400.
- Gunmen kill 2 senior officers in Egypt's Sinai
Gunmen shot and killed two senior Egyptian officers in the country's volatile Sinai Peninsula where the military has been trying to quell a spreading insurgency by Islamic militants, a security official said.
Miami Herald. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:01 EDT.
- 2 Al-Shabab Commanders Killed in Raid Near Mogadishu
African Union security forces say they killed two senior al-Shabab commanders during a joint operation with Somali troops in a region north of Mogadishu. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:37:45 -0400.
- Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Don’t Free South Africa’s Apartheid Assassins
The debate over parole for apartheid killers reveals that South Africa’s truth and reconciliation was a mirage.
By T. O. Molefe. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:27:36 GMT.
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- South African union said to reject wage deal to end strike, resume car output
South Africa's biggest union will probably reject the latest pay offer from employers to end a three-week strike that has idled light-vehicle output and other manufacturing because of a clause related to workplace bargaining, a union official said.
AutoNews.com. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:49:21 EST. Subscription required.
- African swine fever could spread to Poland, warn experts - The Baltic Times
The recent outbreak of the deadly African swine fever on one of Lithuania's largest pig farms could spread to Poland,news portal Vz.lt reports. Lithuanian Food and Veterinary Service said ...
Baltic Times. Fri, 25 Jul 201400:00:00 GMT.
- President Obama to Deliver Remarks at Young African Leaders Presidential Summit
WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday, July 28, President Obama will deliver remarks at the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders Presidential Summit in Washington, DC.
The White House. The White House. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:15:00 +0000.
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