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Banjul King Fahad Mosque and surroundings. Banjul (formerly Bathurst), officially the City of Banjul, is the capital of the Gambia, and is in the division of the same name.
Africa   Photos   The Gambia   Tourism in Gambia   Wikipedia: The Gambia
 The Independent 
The Gambia in the Summer
Wed 2 Jul 2014
The Gambia may be the smallest country in mainland Africa but this is no reflection of it rich versatile offering. Already established as a haven for winter sun visitors The Gambia is fast becoming... (photo: Creative Commons / Bjørn Christian Tørrissen)
Guineans are pictured at the km36 checkpoint leading to Conakryoutside the capital in Guinea Conacky, Wednesday March 11, 2008. When the planes loaded with cocaine arrived, Guinea's presidential guard secured the cargo. Drug deals were conducted inside the first lady's private residence, and the drugs were carried to Europe in the country's diplomatic pouch. In their bid to reach Europe, Latin American drug traffickers have found the broken nations along Africa's West coast, easily corrupting their ruling elite.
Drugs in West Africa   Photos   West Africa   West Africa Commission on Drugs   Wikipedia: War on Drugs
 Daily Press 
Decriminalize drugs in West Africa to avoid failures of past: report
Thu 12 Jun 2014
By David Lewis DAKAR (Reuters) - Governments in West Africa should decriminalize drug use and treat the issue as a health problem, because a "war on drugs" will fail in the region as it has elsewhere,... (photo: AP / Jerome Delay)
Kirti Nagar shantytown, Delhi, India, September 2007 092007  The Times of India  Tue 22 Jul 2014
India home to one in every three child brides in world: UN
UNITED NATIONS: India has the sixth highest prevalence of child marriage in the world with one in every three child bride living in India, a United Nations report said. Child marriage among girls is... (photo: WN / Guillaume Poulet-Mathis)
Child   India   Marriage   Photos   Wikipedia: Child marriage
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria  The Hindu  Tue 22 Jul 2014
India scores by battling HIV/AIDS but falls short fighting TB and malaria
The global burden and mortality from HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria across the world, and in the developing countries in particular, have dropped significantly since 2000, a report published today (July 24)... (photo: WN / Bhaskar Mallick)
India   People   Photos   Tuberculosis   Wikipedia: Tuberculosis in India
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File - A man walks past a burnt out building following an attacked by Boko Haram in Bama, Nigeria, Thursday, Feb, 20. 2013. The latest attack by suspected Islamic extremists in Nigeria's northeast has left 115 people dead. Huffington Post Mon 21 Jul 2014
15,000 Nigerians Flee After Boko Haram Attacks
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, July 21 (Reuters) - More than 15,000 people have fled an area around the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa after a spate of lethal assaults by... (photo: AP / Jossy Ola)
Damboa   July 2014 Boko Haram attacks   Photos   Terrorism in Nigeria   Wikipedia: Timeline of Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a cabinet meeting at the defense ministry in Tel Aviv, Israel, Friday, July 18, 2014. Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza on Friday to destroy rocket launching sites and tunnels, firing volleys of tank shells and clashing with Palestinian fighters in a high-stakes ground offensive meant to weaken the enclave's Hamas rulers. If Israel and the Palestinian militants of Hamas can agree on one point, it seems, it's that things have to change. Ha'aretz Sat 19 Jul 2014
Bibi's war || Netanyahu wanted to attack Iran, but got stuck in Gaza instead
The outcome of the last two and a half weeks of talks in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers would normally have been greeted by a stern tongue-lashing... (photo: AP / Oded Balilty)
Benjamin Netanyahu   Hamas   Iran   Photos   Wikipedia: Benjamin Netanyahu
Human trafficking ring dismantled in Portugal (Europol - European Police Office) noodls Thu 17 Jul 2014
Human trafficking ring dismantled in Portugal (Europol - European Police Office)
(Source: Europol - European Police Office) The Hague, The Netherlands On 14 July 2014, Portuguese law enforcement authorities, with the support of Europol, dismantled an... (photo: EC / JF Badias)
EUropean Union   Immigration   Photos   West Africa   Wikipedia: Human trafficking
This photo taken March 1, 2013 and released on Tuesday March 5, 2013, by the French Army Communications Audiovisual office (ECPAD) shows French soldiers from the 2e REP legionnaires regiment patrolling in the desert in Northern Mali. Voa News Tue 15 Jul 2014
French Soldier Killed in Mali Suicide Bombing
Reuters PARIS — A French soldier was killed in a suicide bombing in northern Mali, where local and foreign troops have struggled to restore order after quelling an... (photo: AP / Ghislain Mariette)
2014 Northern Mali conflict   France   Operation Serval   Photos   Wikipedia: Operation Serval
In this file photo taken on Monday, March 31, 2014, UNICEF health workers teach people about the Ebola virus and how to prevent infection, in Conakry, Guinea. New Scientist Tue 15 Jul 2014
Fighting fear, denial and death on Ebola frontline
Medical staff can beat Ebola with more drugs and better health education I AM working with medical staff in the West African country of Sierra Leone, where the people... (photo: AP / Youssouf Bah)
Ebola Virus   Health Education   MSF   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 West Africa Ebola outbreak
Malala Yousafzai poses for photographs on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, in New York. Yousafzai, was shot by the Taliban for her advocating education for girls. Yousafzai won the $65,000 Sakharov Award, Europe's top human rights award and is a likely contender for the Nobel Peace Prize. The Telegraph India Mon 14 Jul 2014
Malala pledges to free girls Abuja, July 13 (Reuters): Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who ...
Abuja, July 13 (Reuters): Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot at by the Taliban for campaigning for girls’ education,... (photo: AP / Frank Franklin II)
Boko Haram   Malala Yousafzai   Nigeria   Photos   Wikipedia: Malala Yousafzai


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