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Children displaced by fighting in South Sudan wait to be registered into the Kule 1 and 2 camps for Internally Displaced People at the Pagak border crossing in Gambella, Ethiopia, July 10, 2014.

S. Sudan Neighbors Expect Surge of Refugees in 2015

Humanitarian agencies say number could rise to 821,000 people next year if a lasting peace is not achieved soon More

People hold wooden crosses  to represent those killed in a string of attacks, during a demonstration to demand greater security, in Nairobi, Kenya, Nov. 25, 2014.

Kenya De-lists 500 NGOs in Crackdown

Alleging organizations' links to terrorism, government seeks to tighten security following recent attacks blamed on Islamist militants More

Video Refugees Living in Kenya Long for Peace at Home

Eastleigh, or ‘small Mogadishu,’ is home to thousands of Somali migrants; many hope they may one day be able to return More

Kenyan security forces and others gather around the scene on an attack on a bus about 50 kilometers (31 miles) outside the town of Mandera, near the Somali border in northeastern Kenya, Nov. 22, 2014.

Kenya's Proposed Security Law Stirs Debate

Legislation would give more powers to security agencies, but opposition politicians, legal experts, activists fear it could infringe people's rights and threaten democratic gains More

Video Kenyan Jump Rope Squad Eyes World Championship

Kenyan youth jump across the world with an eye on international recognition More

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