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Ebola cases reach 10,000 and Mali sufferes first fatality

The WHO has announced Ebola has now topped 10,000 cases, doubling within its forecast time. At least 5,000 have been fatal. It has now spread to

The WHO has announced Ebola has now topped 10,000 cases, doubling within its forecast time. At least 5,000 have been fatal. It has now spread to

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Mauritania: Water crisis in Nouakchott

Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania, is a town built around a well of the same name, where camel herders used to go and water their flock

Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania, is a town built around a well of the same name, where camel herders used to go and water their flock

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Nancy Jones and her Mauritanian camel milk

Nancy Jones Abeiderrahmane is an English woman living in Mauritania who recently published a book about her extraordinary life in the desert. The

Nancy Jones Abeiderrahmane is an English woman living in Mauritania who recently published a book about her extraordinary life in the desert. The

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Mauritanian president reelected with overwhelming majority

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has won an overwhelming majority in the country’s presidential elections. African Union election

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has won an overwhelming majority in the country’s presidential elections. African Union election

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Mauritania election threatened by boycott

Mauritania goes to the polls on Saturday in a presidential election expected to be easily won by the incumbent Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. His biggest

Mauritania goes to the polls on Saturday in a presidential election expected to be easily won by the incumbent Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. His biggest

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Mauritanian President: Europe must see Africa in a new light

The upsurge in instability and violence in parts of Africa was high on the agenda of a conference in early April involving leaders from the continent

The upsurge in instability and violence in parts of Africa was high on the agenda of a conference in early April involving leaders from the continent

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New study says 30 million people held in modern day slavery

A new index puts the number of people being held in slavery worldwide at 30 million. Anti-slavery charity, the Walk Free Foundation, ranked 162

A new index puts the number of people being held in slavery worldwide at 30 million. Anti-slavery charity, the Walk Free Foundation, ranked 162