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What Ethiopians can learn from Sidama's thorny statehood journey

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:45
The upcoming Sidama referendum should trigger a much-needed nationwide conversation on ethnic and Ethiopian identity.
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Pakistan, Afghanistan inaugurate 24/7 Torkham border crossing

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:25
Round-the-clock operations launched as the two South Asian countries aim to boost bilateral and transit trade.
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Former Trump aide refuses to answer impeachment panel

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:14
Corey Lewandowski refuses to answer questions that might incriminate the president at hearing into Russian meddling.
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Consider leaving UK after Brexit, Polish ambassador tells Poles

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 13:02
Arkady Rzegocki urges compatriots to 'seriously' think of returning home over concerns about EU 'settlement scheme'.
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Indonesia forest fires choke the region

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:04
Toxic haze spreads across Indonesia and into neighbouring Malaysia and Singapore forcing schools to shut.
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Argentina economy looking to US dollar during crisis

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 12:03
Argentina is waiting for the International Monetary Fund's decision on a loan to boost its economy.
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UK Gormley exhibition works challenge view of the world

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:58
In this world of constant distractions, Gormley's works bring stillness and silence - it's art stripped down to bare life.
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Killing of crown witness's lawyer Derk Wiersum shocks Amsterdam

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:57
Derk Wiersum was the lawyer for Nabil Bakkali, a crown witness in a case against 16 men accused of five murders.
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Liberal Democrats conference: Party to cancel Brexit if elected

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:47
New leader of UK's Liberal Democrats says party faces fight of its life to stop Brexit.
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Bomb blast hits Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's campaign rally

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:40
Campaign spokesman says president was present at time of explosion in Parwan province, but is safe and unharmed.
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Massive blackout hits four countries in Central America

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:07
Honduras and Nicaragua experienced significant power cuts, while El Salvador and Guatemala experienced partial outages.
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Philippines: Worst dengue outbreak in years kills over a thousand

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 09:03
Some 271,480 dengue cases reported since January, 1,107 confirmed fatalities as of end of August.
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Trump says he would 'certainly like to avoid' war with Iran

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:49
Trump says it 'certainly' looks like Iran was behind Saudi Arabia oil plants attacks, but US wants 'definitive' proof.
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Egypt still at odds with Ethiopia over giant Nile dam

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:39
Cairo says Addis Ababa refuses to discuss proposals in talks over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.
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Israel election: Voting under way in second poll in five months

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:24
Analysts say Benjamin Netanyahu unlikely to be able to secure majority, raising prospect of unity government.
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Ankara summit on Syria: 'A win for Moscow and al-Assad'

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:14
Creation of committee to write Syria's constitution democratises and legitimises Syrian president, analysts say.
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UK Supreme Court to start hearing on Parliament suspension

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 08:01
Court to hear arguments on Tuesday on whether PM Boris Johnson 'acted unlawfully' when he prorogued Parliament.
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Ex-Boko Haram fighters face their hardest battle: Reintegration

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 07:48
After living with armed group, runaways, including wives and children, struggle for social acceptance in Nigeria.
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Boris Johnson skips news conference with Luxembourg PM

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:31
Luxembourg's PM had met Johnson to discuss Brexit but said the British leader had offered nothing to convince him and other EU leaders.
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Bahamas: Volunteers set up temporary clinic

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 06:25
Clinic set up by volunteers from International Medical Corps aims to prevent post-hurricane diseases.
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