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Updated at 4:10 pm (GMT +2): A total 408 migrants, mainly Syrians, have been rescued after spending six days adrift on a boat in the Mediterranean,...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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At the playground of the Lebanese School, in the neighborhood of Treichville in Abidjan, Principal Mohammed Sherri calls the students in a southern...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
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Israel has struck a deal to deport tens of thousands of undocumented African migrants to Uganda, Haaretz newspaper reported on Friday. It said that a...
Friday, August 30, 2013
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Ghassan Saoud
If you had expected anything substantive to come out of President Suleiman’s historic trip to West Africa – where large numbers of Lebanese have...
Saturday, March 23, 2013
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Al-Mokhtar Ould Mohammad
Nouakchott – Boats have become the last resort for Africans looking for a new life in Europe. Since the late 1990s, many Africans living in...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
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The US military plans to expand its drone program to northwest Africa to bolster surveillance of Islamic militant groups, the New York Times reported...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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Al-Mokhtar Ould Mohammad
Emboldened by its exploits in Libya, France is seeking to reassert its presence in Africa via its military. Yet France’s failure to change its...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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Israeli authorities on Monday rounded up dozens of African migrants slated for deportation, most of them from South Sudan, as the government weighs...
Monday, June 11, 2012
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Yazan al-Saadi
Despite a long history of trade and travel between Africa and the Arab World, post-colonial dialogue on African-Arab relations has often been...
Monday, May 28, 2012
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