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Stone tools dating back more than three million years old discovered in Kenya

Stone tools dating back more than three million years old discovered in Kenya Watch

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Crude stone tools, recently discovered in Kenya, raise profound questions about prehistory. The tools date back 3.3 million years, making them ...

Thousands of migrants flee Libyan conflict through Mediterranean Sea

Thousands of migrants flee Libyan conflict through Mediterranean Sea Watch

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African migrants on the Libyan territory are plagued with several dangers; cruelty and violence against them are among the main causes that push them ...

Freed journalist sues Al Jazeera news agency for $100 million, alleging negligence

Freed journalist sues Al Jazeera news agency for $100 million, alleging negligence Watch

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Egyptian-Canadian Mohamed Fahmy was held with two other Al Jazeera journalists for more than 400 days in Egypt. They were charged with belonging ...

Boko Haram kidnap victim speaks on horrific experience full of rape and abuse

Boko Haram kidnap victim speaks on horrific experience full of rape and abuse Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

"They turned me into a sex machine. They took turns to sleep with me. Now, I am pregnant and I cannot identify the father," told Asabe Aliyu, one of ...

Disabled and under-aged Ugandan women seek justice for sexual crimes committed against them

Disabled and under-aged Ugandan women seek justice for sexual crimes committed against them Watch

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By Kieran Guilbert, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Tackling an "epidemic" of sexual violence in Uganda, in which disabled women and girls are most vulnerable to abuse, and seeking justice for the ...

'We have no room for gays and those others,' deputy president of Kenya says

'We have no room for gays and those others,' deputy president of Kenya says Watch

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"The Republic of Kenya is a republic that worships God. We have no room for gays and those others," Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto declared ...

Special Report: UN French Soldiers Rape African Boys in Central African Republic

Special Report: UN French Soldiers Rape African Boys in Central African Republic Watch

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By Obianuju Ekeocha

African nations have been under severe pressure to fall in line and submit to the rainbow flag of the LGBT campaigns. Many of our African leaders ...

Hundreds of hostages freed from Boko Haram captivity

Hundreds of hostages freed from Boko Haram captivity Watch

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The tide may have turned for the Nigerian military n its ongoing battle with terror group Boko Haram. Army officials say that nearly 300 women ...

Obianuju Ekeocha Files Special Report From Nigeria: Protecting God's Gifts of Life and Family

Obianuju Ekeocha Files Special Report From Nigeria: Protecting God's Gifts of Life and Family Watch

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By Ms Obianuju Ekeocha and Most Reverend Emmanuel Badejo

In response to the encroaching Culture of Death, the increasing violation of the sanctity of human life around the world, and in line with Pope ...

Diabolical new ISIS video shows two groups of Christians brutally executed

Diabolical new ISIS video shows two groups of Christians brutally executed Watch

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In a malefic new Islamist State video, two separate groups of Christians are seen being led bound before being executed. The victims are thought ...

Archaeologists amazingly uncover potential oldest tools in the world

Archaeologists amazingly uncover potential oldest tools in the world Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The oldest tools known to man was created about to 3.4 million years ago. Recent findings stated that the tools found at the archaeological site, ...

Islamic State may have trouble infiltrating Morocco. Six jihadists detained for plotting terrorist attacks

Islamic State may have trouble infiltrating Morocco. Six jihadists detained for plotting terrorist attacks Watch

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At least six members of a terrorist cell that had ties to the Islamic State were arrested in Morocco, Moroccan authorities announced on Monday.

At least 2,000 girls and women kidnapped by Boko Haram for illicit purposes

At least 2,000 girls and women kidnapped by Boko Haram for illicit purposes Watch

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By Emma Farge and Alex Whiting, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Boko Haram Islamic militants have kidnapped at least 2,000 girls and women since the start of last year, turning them into cooks, sex slaves and ...

#BringBackOurGirls: One year since the massive Boko Haram kidnapping and 219 Chibok schoolgirls are still missing

#BringBackOurGirls: One year since the massive Boko Haram kidnapping and 219 Chibok schoolgirls are still missing Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

On April 14, 2014, 276 schoolgirls were horrifically kidnapped from Government Secondary School in Chibok by Boko Haram. Exactly one year later, the ...

Satellite images show Boko Haram's horrible handiwork as town wiped from Earth

Satellite images show Boko Haram's horrible handiwork as town wiped from Earth Watch

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Satellite images reveal the horrible handiwork of the Nigerian terror group Boko Haram. The armed militants wiped Bama, a city in northern ...

ISIS hacks popular French television network

ISIS hacks popular French television network Watch

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The Islamic State's grip on the world is strengthening more and more. This terrorist nebula that began by attacking cities and innocent people in the ...

Islamic extremism continues to raid Tunisia with deadly ambushes

Islamic extremism continues to raid Tunisia with deadly ambushes Watch

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The war against terrorism initiated by the Tunisian authorities does not seem to be ending soon. The country's security services lack experience in ...

Obama's excessive drone strikes in Somalia intensifies hate against Christians and the U.S.

Obama's excessive drone strikes in Somalia intensifies hate against Christians and the U.S. Watch

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By Abigail James (News Consortium)

President Obama and White House officials are defending the United States' "low-investment, light-footprint approach to counterterrorism." As war and ...

Boko Haram continues to wreak havoc despite Chadian army victories

Boko Haram continues to wreak havoc despite Chadian army victories Watch

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Since its involvement in the war against terrorism, the Chadian army has recorded many achievements in the field. Its soldiers are familiar with the ...

Massacre at Kenyan college leaves 147 people dead

Massacre at Kenyan college leaves 147 people dead Watch

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By Edith Honan, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Gunmen from the Islamist militant group al Shabaab stormed a university in Kenya and killed at least 147 people on Thursday, in the worst attack on ...

UNIVERSITY MASSACRE: 'Are you Christian or Muslim?' asked Al-Shabaab gunmen to students

UNIVERSITY MASSACRE: 'Are you Christian or Muslim?' asked Al-Shabaab gunmen to students Watch

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Al-Shabaab, a dreaded African terrorist group went door to door at a Kenyan university asking students "Are you Christian or Muslim?" At least 15 ...

Red Cross suspends movement in Mali after deadly terrorist attack

Red Cross suspends movement in Mali after deadly terrorist attack Watch

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The situation in Mali, mainly its northern part remains very tense. Armed groups settle permanently, due to the lack of governmental authority. ...

CHILLING VIDEO: Al-Shabaab terror group films mass slaughter of civilians on Somali beach

CHILLING VIDEO: Al-Shabaab terror group films mass slaughter of civilians on Somali beach Watch

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Taking a sickening cue from Islamic State, the Somali extremist group Al Shabaab has now filmed civilians, young men being forced into the sea ...

Zimbabwe child brides fight back in court

Zimbabwe child brides fight back in court Watch

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By Emma Batha, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Two former child brides have taken Zimbabwe's government to court in a groundbreaking bid to get child marriages declared illegal and ...

Baby girls being raped in eastern Congo in ongoing crimes against humanity

Baby girls being raped in eastern Congo in ongoing crimes against humanity Watch

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By Katie Ngyuen, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Girls as young as 18 months are being raped and left with horrific injuries in eastern Congo after being stolen from their homes at night, a ...

Beheading of 21 Copts by ISIS 'a turning point for the world,' Coptic bishop says

Beheading of 21 Copts by ISIS 'a turning point for the world,' Coptic bishop says Watch

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Speaking at panel, "Sensitivity Rather Than Sensationalism: Western Media Coverage of Human Rights and Religious Issues in the Middle East," ...

Militants attack Tunisia, 21 killed as hostages taken

Militants attack Tunisia, 21 killed as hostages taken Watch

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By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Men dressed in military garb entered a Tunisia museum, opened fire and killed eight people, while taking hostages. According to Mohamed Ali Aroui, an ...

Libyan terrorist sieze nine hostages, two oilfields days before ceasefire negotiations

Libyan terrorist sieze nine hostages, two oilfields days before ceasefire negotiations Watch

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Libyan terrorist groups are wasting no time opening a new chapter of violence, seizing two oil fields earlier this month before taking nine ...