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Kenyan court sentences 2 Iranians to life in jail

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan court on Monday sentenced two Iranian nationals convicted of plotting attacks against Western targets to life in prison. Ahmad Abolfathi Mohammad and Sayed Mansour


Car bomber kills 7 in Somali capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Seven people were killed Sunday morning when a suicide bomber attempted to ram a car laden with explosives into a military convoy escorting a four-member Qatari


SAfrican firm tries to free 12 workers in Senegal

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A South African company which specializes in the removal of land mines has reached out to the government of Senegal and to the United Nations to


Nigerian military plane crashes in Niger; 2 dead

NIAMEY, Niger (AP) — An airport official in the capital of Niger says a military plane from Nigeria has crashed, killing the two people aboard. Chaibou Massalatchi, the head of

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Tanzania: Church Blast Kills One, 66 Injured

ONE person has died and 66 others injured following an explosion from what is believed to be a hand grenade thrown into a church compound in Arusha yesterday morning, police