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Mauritania leads war on Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb in Africa

Al-Qaeda In Islamic Maghreb AQIM plans to build a strong Islamic control across Africa for JihadistsThe war on Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb in Africa has been waged by the governments of Mauritanian and Algeria, following reports that the extreme Islamist group plans to build strong control across Africa.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 March 2012 16:46

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Libya's second revolution from the East

Ahmed Zubaïr al-Senussi, who received the Sakharov Prize in 2011, was appointed chairman of Brega conference/Photo/ReutersThe unilateral proclamation of an independent Cyrenaica, where most of Libya's oil deposits lie, could set the country on the road to federalism or deeper conflict.

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Six African states among top 2011 MDGs performers

The 2011 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) report placed six African countries among the top ranking performers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 March 2012 12:31

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Fallen Queens: Libya's "desperate housewife"

altMourning a husband and three sons, former First Lady of Libya, Safia Gaddafi has been living in exile outside the Algerian capital, since the overthrow of the Gaddafi regime in. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 March 2012 19:23

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Fallen Queens: Egypt's prison visitor

altThere was a time when ministers kissed her hand, because she was the First Lady of Egypt. Today, gala-dinners and international conferences are but a distant memory, as Suzanne Mubarak multiplies her visits to hospitals, prisons and courts. 

Last Updated on Thursday, 08 March 2012 19:20

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Fallen Queens: Tunisia's femme fatale

altA little more than a year after the fall of the Ben Ali regime in Tunisia's Arab Spring, former First Lady, Leïla Trabelsi, is living a comfortable life in exile in Saudi Arabia.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 March 2012 00:15

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