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30-Jul-2020 to 11:31

Zimbabwe on edge as anti-gov’t protests loom

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government on Thursday beefed up security around the capital Harare amid tensions ahead of Friday’s planned street protests to demonstrate against rising corruption and a worsening economic crisis.

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26-Jul-2020 to 00:23

Ethnic skirmishes claim 17 lives in southern Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 17 people were killed and more than 20,000 others displaced in ethnic skirmishes over land ownership in southern Ethiopia, an official has said.

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21-Jul-2020 to 21:16

Egypt parliament okays troop deployment at western border

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — The Egyptian parliament has unanimously approved the decision to empower President Al-Sisi to send troops to defend the country’s western borders from foreign infiltrators.

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18-Jul-2020 to 16:47

Rwanda discovers eight bodies of genocide victims

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Eight new unidentified bodies suspected to be genocide victims have been recovered from a fresh mass grave beneath a school building at Ruhango, a district in southern Rwanda, a senior local administrative official in the region confirmed to APA on Saturday.

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18-Jul-2020 to 16:13

Congolese cattle farmer shot dead near Rwanda border

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A cattle farmer has been shot dead along the Rwandan border while trying to cross into neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a local government official told APA on Saturday.

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17-Jul-2020 to 18:17

Rwanda: 58 rebels deported from DR Congo paraded before press

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda Investigations Bureau (RIB) on Friday paraded the recently detained members of different rebel groups operating in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) who were among the militia fighters captured recently during military operations by the Congolese army.

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14-Jul-2020 to 15:42

UN condemns deadly attack against Rwandan peacekeepers in Central African Republ...

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterez on Tuesday strongly condemned the attack, which was allegedly carried out by elements with the Return, Reclamation and Rehabilitation (3R) armed group where a Rwandan soldier was killed and two others were wounded in a deadly attack.

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