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Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi says that as many as 1,000 could have by killed by Cyclone Idai.;
Aid agencies scramble to rescue people from Mozambique floodHundreds are dead, many more missing and thousands at risk from massive flooding in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe caused by Cyclone Idai and persistent rains
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Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi says that as many as 1,000 could have by killed by Cyclone Idai.;
Over 1,000 feared dead after cyclone slams into MozambiqueMozambique's president says more than 1,000 people are feared dead four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters
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Mali's army says 23 soldiers are killed in attack in villageMali's army says heavily armed men attacked a camp in central Mali on Sunday, killing at least 23 soldiers
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Congo president suspends installing senators after violenceCongo's president has suspended the installation of newly elected senators after weekend protests led to violence that killed at least one person
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Mozambique's president says death toll for Cyclone Idai may be more than 1,000Mozambique's president says death toll for Cyclone Idai may be more than 1,000
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The Latest: Ethiopian minister says black box in good shapeThousands mourned the Ethiopian plane crash victims on Sunday, accompanying 17 empty caskets draped in the national flag through the streets of the capital as some victims' relatives fainted and fell to the ground
The Associated Press1 day ago
Relatives grieve next to empty caskets draped with the national flag at a mass funeral at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sunday, March 17, 2019. Thousands of Ethiopians have turned out to a mass funeral ceremony in the capital one week after the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash. Officials have begun delivering bags of earth to family members of the 157 victims of the crash instead of the remains of their loved ones because the identification process is going to take such a long time. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)
Ethiopia minister: 'Clear similarities' in Boeing crashesThe crash of Ethiopian Flight 302 on March 10 and that of a Lion Air plane in Indonesia in October _ both of them Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliners _ have "clear similarities," Ethiopia's transport minister says
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Ethiopian transport minister: "clear similarity" between Ethiopian Airlines crash and previous Lion Air crash.Ethiopian transport minister: "clear similarity" between Ethiopian Airlines crash and previous Lion Air crash.
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Ethiopia's transport minister says black box from plane crash was in good condition, almost all data extractedEthiopia's transport minister says black box from plane crash was in good condition, almost all data extracted
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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2017 file photo, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, third right, Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, second right, and Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, right, leave the International Defense Exhibition and Conference, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. On Sunday, March 17, 2019, hundreds of Sudanese took part in anti-government protests in the capital and other cities, as the government says it has secured $300 million in loans from Emirate-based sources to address the economic crisis that triggered the unrest. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File)
Fresh rallies against al-Bashir as Sudan secures $300M loansFresh protests in Sudan as government secures $300M in loans from regional fund
The Associated Press1 day ago
Cyclone Idai hits Mozambique, Malawi, Zimbabwe, killing 150Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi have been hit by a vicious cyclone that has killed nearly 150 people, left hundreds more missing and stranded tens of thousands who are cut off from roads and telephones in mainly poor, rural areas
The Associated Press2 days ago
Protests erupt in Congo over local election resultsWitnesses say at least one person is dead after protests over local elections turned violent in Congo's capital
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In this photo taken Thursday, March 14, 2019, George Mukua, the cousin of Catholic priest Rev. George Mukua Kageche, 40, who died in the recent plane crash in Ethiopia, points to a photograph of the priest taken in 2007 at his second graduation ceremony, after a prayers ceremony held at his home in Githunguri, near Nairobi, in Kenya. The Rev. George Kageche Mukua was one of 32 Kenyans killed when Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 faltered shortly after takeoff from Addis Ababa and crashed, a numbingly high toll on a flight carrying people from 35 countries. (AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim)
'I am not planning to heal': A crash leaves suspended grief'I am not planning to heal': Plane crash leaves Kenyan victim's family in suspended grief
The Associated Press2 days ago
This aerial image made from video shows recovery work continuing at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday killing all 157 on board, near Bishoftu, south-east of Addis Ababa, in Ethiopia Friday, March 15, 2019. Analysis of the flight recorders has begun in France, the airline said Friday, while in Ethiopia officials started taking DNA samples from victims' family members to assist in identifying remains. (AP Photo/Yidnek Kirubel)
Ethiopian Airlines crash analysis begins; Trump calls PMEthiopian Airlines crash analysis begins; Trump in phone call offers condolences, praise
The Associated Press3 days ago
Cyclone cuts communications, power in central MozambiqueCyclone cuts communications, power for some 500,000 people in central Mozambique
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