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Gambia takes Myanmar to top UN court over Rohingya campaign

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Gambia filed a case Monday at the United Nations' highest court accusing Myanmar of genocide in its campaign against...

Gambia takes Myanmar to top UN court over Rohingya campaign

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Gambia filed a case Monday at the United Nations' highest court accusing Myanmar of genocide in its campaign against...

China hands Japanese politician life in prison in drug case

BEIJING (AP) - A court in southern China sentenced an elderly former Japanese politician to life in prison Friday for smuggling drugs in shoes...

China sentences former Japanese politician to life

BEIJING (AP) - A court in southern China on Friday sentenced an elderly former Japanese politician to life in prison in a 5-year-old drug...

Ambush on mining company convoy kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) - Gunmen attacked a convoy near a Canadian mining site in Burkina Faso, killing at least 37 people and wounding...

Ambush on mining company convoy kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) - A governor in Burkina Faso says at least 37 people are dead after gunmen attacked a convoy carrying employees...

Nigerian firefighters battle huge blaze at market in Lagos

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian firefighters are trying to extinguish a major fire at the Balogun market in central Lagos.Thick black smoke and flames...

Malian government says 54 dead in jihadist attack on army

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) - Jihadists attacked the Malian military near the border with Niger, leaving at least 53 soldiers and one civilian dead, in...

Malian government says 54 dead in jihadist attack on army

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) - Jihadists attacked the Malian military near the border with Niger, leaving at least 53 soldiers and one civilian dead, in...

Nigeria lifts ban on 2 prominent humanitarian groups

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - The United Nations says humanitarian groups in Nigeria are relieved after the government lifted a ban on the operations of...