FILE - Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses national and regional issues after the recent regional coup attempt at the parliament in Addis Ababa, July 1, 2019.
Dozens were killed in fighting during the foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Amhara that claimed the life of regional president Ambachew Mekonnen and other top officials
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July 15, 2019
DRC Refugees Flooding Into Uganda to Escape Armed Conflict
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Aid workers say funding is stretched, with officials warning that agencies are expected to run out of food and cash by September
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July 15, 2019
A man receives a vaccine against Ebola from a nurse outside the Afia Himbi Health Center on July 15, 2019 in Goma.  Authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo have appealed for calm after a preacher fell ill with Ebola in the eastern city of Goma,…
In light of the spread of the virus to Goma, a WHO Emergency Committee will be convened to determine whether Ebola in the DRC poses a global health threat
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July 15, 2019
Ugandan pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine, whose real name is Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, greets his followers as he arrives home after being released from prison on bail in Kampala, Uganda, May 2, 2019.
Bobi Wine said Monday he will challenge longtime President Yoweri Museveni in a 2021 election 'on behalf of the people'
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July 15, 2019
Somali-Canadian journalist Hodan Nalayeh smiles in Laascaanood, Somalia June 15, 2019.
Nalayeh was trying to change the narrative of reporting about Somalia, which she considered 'mostly negative'
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July 15, 2019
Philippine National Red Cross and Health Department volunteers conduct house-to-house measles vaccination to children at an informal settlers community in Manila, Feb. 16, 2019.
Two leading agencies report nearly 20 million children worldwide—more than one in 10—were not vaccinated against killer diseases
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July 15, 2019
Former South Africa President Jacob Zuma appears before a commission probing allegations of corruption during his tenure as the country's leader as president from 2009 until 2018, in Johannesburg Monday July 15, 2019. Zuma was forced to resign by…
Ex-South African president spoke says he was victim of conspiracies
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July 15, 2019