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What is this bizarre and nightmarish mystery creature photographed on an Egyptian beach?

Andrea Jud was wandering on a beach at Gabr el-Bint, Egypt when she spotted this nightmarish creature around 40 feet from the water. She posted…

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Seventeen people found dead in South African nightclub

Police in southern city of East London launch investigation and officials rule out stampede At least 17 young people were found dead at a nightclub…

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More than 100 civilians killed in Mali attacks: Gov’t

Government says 132 people killed as armed group attacks villages in Mali’s central Mopti region. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/6/20/132-civilians-killed-in-mali-by-al-qaeda-affiliated-group Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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More than 200,000 face starvation in Somalia as rains fail: UN

Nearly a quarter of a million people are on the brink of starvation in drought-struck Somalia, UN agencies say. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/6/6/famine-risk-rises-in-somalia-as-rains-fail-food-prices-soar-un Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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In Ethiopia, mass detention signals shrinking press freedom

Twenty-two media employees have been arrested across Ethiopia this year alone. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2022/5/31/in-ethiopia-mass-detention-signals-shrinking-press-freedom Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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In Zimbabwe, conflict escalates between elephants and humans

Intensified competition for food and water in dry season has resulted in conflicts among the animals, and with humans. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2022/5/6/in-zimbabwe-conflict-escalates-between-elephants-and-humans Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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South Africa braces for more heavy rain after floods kill hundreds

President describes ‘catastrophe of enormous proportions’ as more than 300 people die in Durban area South Africa is bracing for more heavy rain in districts…

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Sudan’s latest coup is crippling its frail health sector

Last October’s military coup has had a ripple effect on the country’s healthcare sector. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2022/3/3/sudans-latest-coup-is-crippling-its-frail-health-sector Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Millions face hunger in Horn of Africa as drought worsens: UN

WFP says three consecutive failed rainy seasons have decimated crops and forced families from their homes. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/2/8/13-million-face-hunger-in-horn-of-africa-as-drought-worsens-un Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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UN hastens aid for 20,000 refugees fleeing violence in Ethiopia

Violence erupted in the northwestern region of Benishangul Gumuz which hosts 70,000 refugees and 500,000 IDPs. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/2/5/un-hastens-aid-for-20000-refugees-fleeing-violence-in-ethiopia Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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‘We relied on the lake. Now it’s killing us’: climate crisis threatens future of Kenya’s El Molo people

Lake Turkana’s shores have been home to the El Molo for millennia but as rising waters swallow homes and sacred sites they face losing everything…

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Planned change to Kenya’s forest act threatens vital habitats, say activists

Environmentalists fear a proposal to allow boundary changes to protected areas will open the door to deforestation Environmentalists are deeply concerned by the Kenyan government’s…

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Deadly explosion in Ghana leaves huge crater after a mining truck accident – video

A massive crater has been formed in the ground following an explosion in Ghana’s rural west. The explosion happened when a truck carrying explosives to a…

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‘Heading into the worst’: How drought drives conflict in Kenya

Severe drought, hunger exacerbating conflict;over dwindling resources along Kenya’s border with Uganda and South Sudan. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2021/12/22/how-drought-drives-conflict-in-kenya Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Namibia: The Price of Genocide

Germany accepts responsibility for genocide in Namibia, but has it done enough to right the wrongs of the past? Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/program/people-power/2021/12/16/namibia-the-price-of-genocide Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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How armed drones may have helped turn tide in Ethiopia’s conflict

Cheap and efficient drones are increasingly becoming decisive weapons in modern conflicts. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2021/12/10/how-armed-drones-may-have-helped-turn-tide-in-ethiopia-conflict Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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Built on the bodies of slaves: how Africa was erased from the history of the modern world – podcast

The creation of the modern, interconnected world is generally credited to European pioneers. But Africa was the wellspring for almost everything they achieved – and…

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White rhinos flown from South Africa to Rwanda in largest single translocation

In a bid to secure the future of the near threatened species, 30 animals have been driven, flown and finally rehomed in Akagera national park…

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World takes action as new variant emerges in southern Africa

BRUSSELS (AP) — A slew of nations moved to stop air travel from southern Africa on Friday, and stocks plunged in Asia and Europe in…

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Thousands rally in Sudan to demand full civilian rule

Thousands resume protests in Sudan days after the military signed a new power-sharing deal with the prime minister. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/11/25/despite-deal-sudanese-rally-to-demand-military-rulers-leave Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Thousands of anti-coup protesters continue to march in Sudan

Security forces shot dead at least 15 people and wounded dozens on the deadliest day in a month of demonstrations. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/gallery/2021/11/18/thousands-of-anti-coup-protesters-continue-to-march-in-sudan Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Deadly fire ‘decimates’ school in southern Niger

At least 13 others injured after classrooms made out of straw were engulfed in a blaze in Maradi city. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/11/9/at-least-26-children-die-in-niger-school-fire Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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