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Persian Gulf (December 12, 2004) - Hundreds of oil tankers each year receive their payload from Iraqs Al Basrah Oil Terminal (ABOT).
Libya   Oil tanker   Photos   Smuggling   Wikipedia: Oil tanker  
Libya Captures 2 Oil-Smuggling Tankers After Firefight
| Libyan naval forces captured two vessels suspected of smuggling oil from the country after gun battles lasting several hours west of the capital Tripoli, a spokesman for the service said on Friday, ... (photo: US Navy / PM1 Richard J. Brunson) WorldNews.com
South African President Jacob Zuma speaks at the official launch of the Trans-Africa Locomotive prototype near Pretoria, South Africa, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.
Corruption in S Africa   Jacob Zuma   Photos   S Africa   Wikipedia: Jacob Zuma  
Ndileka Mandela: Zuma should listen and step down
Nelson Mandela's granddaughter tells Al Jazeera that President 'Zuma should listen to the people and step down'. ... ... (photo: AP) Al Jazeera
Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, addresses a high-level meeting of the Security Council on the situation in Syria. Egypt issues law allowing president to appoint judges
CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified legal amendments that allow the president to make judicial appointments to its top courts, a move judges said would erode the independence o... (photo: UN / Amanda Voisard) The Times Of India
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi   Egyptian Parliament   Middle East   Photos   Wikipedia: Judiciary of Egypt  
People walk past a billboard welcoming Pope Francis, at St. Mark's Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, April 27, 2017. In Egypt, pope seeks Christian-Muslim rejection of violence
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is brushing off security concerns to forge ahead with a two-day trip to Egypt aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front that repudiates violence ... (photo: AP / Amr Nabil) The Roanoke Times
Christians Muslim Violence   Coptic Church Attack   Photos   Pope Francis   Wikipedia: Persecution of Christians in the modern era  
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Ivanka Trump speaking at a rally for her father, Donald Trump, at Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire, February 8, 2016 Ivanka Trump talks refugees
The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump says letting Syrian refugees into the United States “has to be part of the discussion” on how to deal with peopl... (photo: Creative Commons / Marc Nozell) The Japan News
Humanitarian Crisis   Ivanka Trump   Photos   Syrian Refugees   Wikipedia: Ivanka Trump  
Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Raila Odinga addresses the crowd during a rally at Uhuru Park in Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Raila Odinga To Run Against Kenyatta In August
| Raila Odinga was confirmed Thursday as the main opposition presidential candidate for Kenya’s August election, BBC News reported. Odinga, 72, will face President Uhur... (photo: AP / Khalil Senosi) WorldNews.com
Kenya   Photos   Presidency   Raila Odinga   Wikipedia: Raila Odinga  
Demonstrations and protests in Tunisia in 2013 Protesters Boo Tunisian PM Off Stage As Protests, General Strike Move Across Country
| Protesters jeered Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed during a town hall meeting on Monday in the southeastern region of the country that's been rocked by protests a... (photo: Creative Commons / Ashoola) WorldNews.com
Corruption   Photos   Protest   Tunisia   Wikipedia: Zine El Abidine Ben Ali  
A Turkish police speedboat patrols the god-covered Bosporus strait, in the outskirts of Istanbul, close to the Black Sea, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Turkey's coastal safety authority says that a Russian navy reconnaissance ship has sunk off Istanbul after colliding with a freighter. Authorities say that all 78 personnel on the Russian vessel Liman are accounted for after it collided with the Togo-flagged freighter Youzarsif H. in the Black Sea. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) Russian Naval Ship Sinks After Collision In Black Sea
| A reconnaissance ship from the Russian navy's Black Sea Fleet has sunk after colliding with another vessel off the coast of Turkey, Russian state media said Thursday, C... (photo: AP / Lefteris Pitarakis) WorldNews.com
Black Sea   Bosphorus   Photos   Russian Navy   Wikipedia: Bosphorus  
File - In this Monday May 30, 2016 file photo, Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre raises his hand during court proceedings in Dakar, Senegal. An appeals court in Senegal has upheld the life sentence for former Chad dictator Hissene Habre on war crimes charges. Ex-Chad dictator's conviction for crimes against humanity upheld by Dakar court
Judge in Senegal acquits Hissène Habré of a rape charge but upholds other charges including torture and murder | Chad | Ex-Chad dictator's conviction for crimes against... (photo: AP / Carley Petesch) The Guardian
Chad Dictator   Hissen Habre   Photos   War Crime   Wikipedia: Hissne Habr  
Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre inside the court in Dakar, Senegal, Monday, July 20, 2015. The trial of former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre, accused of overseeing the deaths of thousands, had a chaotic beginning Monday as security forces ushered the ex-leader into and then out of the Senegal courtroom amid protests by his supporters. Senegal court upholds life sentence for Chad ex-leader Habre
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An appeals court in Senegal upheld the life sentence of former Chad dictator Hissene Habre on war crimes and crimes against humanity charges, brin... (photo: AP / Ibrahima Ndiaye) Yahoo Daily News
Crimes In Chad   Hissene Habre   Photos   Senegal   Wikipedia: Hissne Habr  
Raila Amolo Odinga, Prime Minister of Kenya makes a point during the session 'Accelerating Infrastructure Development' at the Annual Meeting 2013 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 24, 2013. Kenyan opposition alliance to name Odinga as presidential candidate - sources
By Katharine Houreld | NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's opposition alliance is expected to announce that veteran politician Raila Odinga will be its presidential candidate on ... (photo: Creative Commons / Michael Wuertenberg) Yahoo Daily News
2017 Kenyan Election   Photos   Raila Kalonzo Ticket   Raila Odinga   Wikipedia: Kenyan general election, 2017  
Politics Business & Economy
Egypt issues law allowing president to appoint judges
Tanzanian President sacks over 9,000 public servants with fa
Kenyan president hails China for boosting its geothermal pow
Ghana reiterates commitment towards regional integration
South African President Jacob Zuma speaks at the official launch of the Trans-Africa Locomotive prototype near Pretoria, South Africa, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.
Ndileka Mandela: Zuma should listen and step down
Donkeys in Africa under threat as demand for hides grows
PAC helps retrieve GH¢61,000 from GHS
Ghana is the best place to invest - Ministry of Foreign Affa
Banc of California chooses outsider to replace CEO who resig
United Airlines B747-400
United Airlines PR Nightmare Continues As Bride, Groom Kicked Off Flight To Costa Rica
Education Health
GOP bill would discipline hecklers at college speeches
NCCE urges GES to introduce civic education early in schools
Young Germans ‘mock dying Egyptian student after running h
Liberia: University of Liberia Medical College Gets New Dean
UN warns of famine risk in Somalia amid severe drought
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Feds reopen case of Geisinger doctor who could be forced to
MSF Evacuates International Staff in South Sudan's Upper
The President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari attends a news conference with German Chancellor Angela after talks at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany
Nigeria’s President Buhari ‘Works From Home’ as Health Rumors Swirl
Environment Human Rights
Ghana is facing environmental crisis - Dr Acquah
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File - Actor Matt Damon, co-founder of Water.org, takes part in a panel discussion on the global water crisis during the 2016 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, in Park City, Utah.
Matt Damon: ‘Children are drinking water so dirty it looks like chocolate milk’
Peace monitors warn S. Sudan's army over violence in Upp
Pope Francis, in Egypt, Delivers a Blunt Message on Violence
In Egypt, pope brings a message of peace amid crackdown
Egypt welcomes Pope Francis
Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, addresses a high-level meeting of the Security Council on the situation in Syria.
Egypt issues law allowing president to appoint judges
Sport Agriculture
Watch: Corey Anderson run-out after being stranded by South
UN council backs new effort to end Western Sahara conflict
Manafort-linked lobbying firm registers as foreign agent
Kit Of Ghana Rugby Eagles Lands In Accra
U.S. Marines pass the halfway point during the 30k upright cycling competition of the 2013 Warrior Games May 12, 2013, at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo
Cycling to work can cut cancer and heart disease, says study
Ethiopian PM hails Rwanda's hillside agriculture transfo
Contec Global to invest $360m to develop Nigerian organic ag
The Renaissance of Sierra Leone through the lenses of Attitu
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