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French Forces Advance in Mali

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Click here to download video The ongoing conflict in the North African nation of Mali between the combined Malian and French forces in the south…read more

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A Congolese boy shelters from the rain under a truck in a refugee camp about six miles from the town of Goma. The camp houses up to 35,000 people who have been displaced by the violence.

African “World War” Flares in Congo

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For the last two decades fighting in the Central East African countries of Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo has killed…read more

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On Thanksgiving, a Look at Programs That Aim to Feed the Hungry

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In November, millions of people across America sit down at a dinner table and enjoy a generous Thanksgiving Day meal, but this isn’t the case…read more

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A young protester opposed to the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad throws stones towards Lebanese security forces during a demonstration in Beirut following the funeral of top intelligence official General Wissam al-Hassan.

Syrian Fighting Spills Over Into Bordering States

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Violence from the Syrian Civil War has started to spill over into neighboring Middle Eastern countries Lebanon and Jordan. On Sunday, October 19, a car…read more

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Pakistani doctors removed a bullet from 14-year-old’s Malala’s head. The Taliban shot the child campaigner in a horrific attack condemned by national leaders and human rights activists.

14-Year-Old Girl Shot For Going To School in Pakistan

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Malala Yousafzai, a 14-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl who dared to speak out against a ban on female education, was shot in the head by gunmen who…read more

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