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NOV 26, 2014 - The Economist

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Post-apartheid politics: Workers of South Africa, disunite!

THE African National Congress (ANC) is a broad church, home to all manner of political beliefs from communist radicals to austerity-minded finance ministers, ardent nationalists and vocal pan-Africanists. But a recent split in the country’s trade-union federation, a key ally of the ruling party, portends important shifts in South Africa’s post-apartheid politics.Since the first democratic elections in 1994 the ANC ...

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NOV 26, 2014 - The Economist

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The status of Zanzibar: Imperfect union

IN APRIL Tanzanians celebrated the 50th anniversary of the union between mainland Tanganyika and the islands of Zanzibar. In honour of the occasion, the East African nation came together to rewrite its 1977 constitution. But instead of strengthening the union, the process may be tearing it apart.A draft based on public consultations was rewritten by a constitutional assembly dominated by ...

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NOV 24, 2014 - Huffington Post

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UN-African Union Peacekeeping Mission In Darfur 'Something Of A Lost Cause': Analyst

* Sudan asks UNAMID mission to prepare to leave * Mission is ineffective, locals and analysts say * Handling of mass rape claims highlights shortcomings * Darfur region still blighted by violence, neglect By Khalid Abdelaziz TABIT, Sudan, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Caught in a forgotten war between rebels and government forces and beset by bandits who roam the lawless ...

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NOV 24, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Dutch Ebola aid ship finishes West Africa tour

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The European Union says a Dutch aid ship is finishing its tour of the three West African countries hardest hit by the Ebola epidemic, docking in Liberia to deliver supplies including medical equipment.

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NOV 23, 2014 - Wall Street Journal

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Freed Somalia Towns Feel Besieged

African Union forces have liberated about 20 towns in Somalia from al-Shabaab this year only to become isolated government outposts, leaving residents stranded and rebels in control of commercial lifelines.

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