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19-Jun-2019 to 12:27

Death toll in Mali attacks jumps to 38

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The death toll of Monday’s attacks on two villages in central Mali has risen from 14 to 38, according to a government statement released Tuesday night in Bamako.

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18-Jun-2019 to 13:28

Morocco busts terrorist cell in Tetouan

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Central Bureau of Judicial Investigations (BCIJ), on Tuesday, in the northern city of Tetouan, located 278 km from Rabat, raided a terrorist cell composed of five individuals, aged between 23 and 33 years, and suspected to be close to the organization called “Islamic State.”

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18-Jun-2019 to 11:38

Nigerian Police arrest 424 kidnapers, 276 robbery suspects

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigeria Police Force has spread its dragnet to curb the rampant incidents of kidnapping and robbery, confirming the arrest of 424 kidnapers and 276 armed robbery suspects.

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17-Jun-2019 to 14:06

Landmines kill three Malian soldiers

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Three Malian soldiers lost their lives on Sunday in the center and north of the country following mine explosions, the army said on Monday.

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15-Jun-2019 to 14:17

Ghana kidnappers demanded $800, 000 ransom - Report

APA-Kumasi (Ghana) — The kidnappers of two Canadian women in Ghana had demanded a whooping $800, 000 as ransom from their families, local meda has reported.

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14-Jun-2019 to 13:56

Mauritania condemns attack on Saudi airport

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The government of Mauritania, in a statement copied to APA on Friday, strongly condemned the attack on Abha Airport in Saudi Arabia, causing the injury of 26 civilians of different nationalities, including three women and two children.

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14-Jun-2019 to 09:05

Ghana: Rescued Canadians reunited with families

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The two Canadian women, who were kidnapped in Ghana on June 4 this year, have been flown back to their country on Wednesday, APA learns here Friday.

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