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Sudan Jails Journalists in New Sign of Repression

The Committee to Protect Journalists, a press advocacy organization based in New York, criticized Sudan...

Trying to Defend President Trump’s Derision, Diplomatically

“I’ve advised people to keep their heads down and focus on the job at hand,”...

Resolving Who Owns What Land Lies at Heart of Zimbabwe’s Future

Volunteer lawyers helped delay the villagers’ eviction in the courts even as the police intensified...

Demonstrations Against Kabila in Congo Leave at Least 6 Dead

In early 2017, Catholic leaders brokered an agreement allowing the president to lead a...

Roy Bennett, White Zimbabwean With Black Political Base, Dies in U.S. Helicopter Crash

Mr. Mugabe, the country’s new leader, was hailed as a freedom fighter, but during his...

Gunmen Kidnap 2 Americans and 2 Canadians in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria — Gunmen ambushed two Americans and two Canadians traveling through the Nigerian state...

Keorapetse Kgositsile, 79, South African Poet and Activist, Dies

Mr. Kgositsile’s poetry often meditated on the mystery and power of memory, as in “Point...

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