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Sudanese military helicopter crashes near Ethiopian border

Officials say a Sudanese military helicopter loaded with weapons and ammunition has crashed shortly after taking off from an airport in an eastern province that borders Ethiopia By SAMY MAGDY Associated Press January 13, 2021, 9:01 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CAIRO — A Sudanese military helicopter loaded […]

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan resume talks over disputed dam

Officials say Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan resumed their years-long negotiations over a controversial dam Ethiopia is building on the Blue Nile ByThe Associated Press January 3, 2021, 4:09 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CAIRO — Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan resumed their years-long negotiations Sunday over the controversial dam […]

Morocco detains rights activist for alleged money laundering

Prosecutors in Morocco have announced the arrest of a prominent academic on suspicion of money laundering ByThe Associated Press December 31, 2020, 4:43 PM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article RABAT — Moroccan prosecutors have announced the arrest of a prominent academic on suspicion of money laundering. Historian and human […]

Commander threatens to attack Turkish forces in Libya

A Libyan commander who launched an offensive last year to capture the capital Tripoli from the UN-recognized rival government has threatened to use force against Turkish troops if Ankara doesn’t stop meddling in the North African country By NOHA ELHENNAWY Associated Press December 24, 2020, 6:54 p.m. • • 3 min read Share on FacebookShare […]