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Men walk near destroyed buildings as thousands of Somalis gathered to pray at the site of the country's deadliest attack and to mourn the hundreds of victims, at the site of the attack in Mogadishu, Somalia Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. More than 300 people were killed and nearly 400 wounded in Saturday's truck bombing, with scores missing. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Somalia readies for 'state of war' as death toll up to 358Somalia readies for 'state of war' against al-Shabab as death toll reaches 358
The Associated Press16 hours ago
13 soldiers killed in latest attack on Niger's military13 soldiers killed in latest attack on Niger's military; assailants are unknown
The Associated Press17 hours ago
Kenya helicopter carrying 5 plunges into lake after takeoffKenya helicopter carrying 5 plunges into lake after takeoff; was involved in election campaign
The Associated Press21 hours ago
With single weekly flight, remote St. Helena extends welcomeWith new single weekly flight, remote St. Helena island extends welcome
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Men walk near destroyed buildings as thousands of Somalis gathered to pray at the site of the country's deadliest attack and to mourn the hundreds of victims, at the site of the attack in Mogadishu, Somalia Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. More than 300 people were killed and nearly 400 wounded in Saturday's truck bombing, with scores missing. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
Somalia's death toll now at 358 as 'state of war' plannedSomalia's death toll now at 358 as president set to announce 'state of war' on al-Shabab
The Associated Press1 day ago
Men walk near destroyed buildings as thousands of Somalis gathered to pray at the site of the country's deadliest attack and to mourn the hundreds of victims, at the site of the attack in Mogadishu, Somalia Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. More than 300 people were killed and nearly 400 wounded in Saturday's truck bombing, with scores missing. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
The Latest: Somalia to announce 'state of war' on al-ShababThe Latest: Somalia to announce 'state of war,' new offensive against al-Shabab after attack
The Associated Press1 day ago
Somalia's leader to announce 'state of war,' new offensive on al-Shabab after deadliest attackSomalia's leader to announce 'state of war,' new offensive on al-Shabab after deadliest attack
The Associated Press1 day ago
Somalia minister says death toll rises to 358 in country's worst-ever attackSomalia minister says death toll rises to 358 in country's worst-ever attack
The Associated Press1 day ago
140 arrested in Malawi after mob attacks on 'vampires'140 arrested in Malawi after deadly mob attacks on suspected 'vampires'
The Associated Press1 day ago
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, waves to the crowd through a bullet proof car as he arrives at Uhuru Park, Nairobi, Kenya, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, on Mashujaa Day (Heroes Day). (AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim)
Kenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrationsKenya's police say 4 killed in opposition demonstrations in recent days as new vote approaches
The Associated Press1 day ago
Shell Nigeria lifts force majeure on Bonny Light exportsShell Nigeria lifts month-long force majeure on Bonny Light exports caused by leakages
The Associated Press1 day ago
Uganda expels North Korea military experts over UN sanctionsUganda expels North Korean military experts, representatives of arms dealer over UN sanctions
The Associated Press1 day ago
Uganda police hold opposition leader over attempted murderUganda police hold top opposition leader over allegations of attempted murder
The Associated Press1 day ago
Video released of Mali troops held by al-Qaida-linked groupA video has been released that reportedly shows 11 Mali soldiers held hostage by an extremist group linked to al-Qaida
The Associated Press2 days ago
Jihadist ambush on US forces shows new danger in SahelThe ambush in West Africa that killed four U.S. service members highlights the danger posed by a newly rebranded jihadist group in the region
The Associated Press2 days ago
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