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Chinese doctors provide free services in South Sudan

A team of Chinese doctors working in South Sudan on Thursday offered free medical services for students and staff members at the University of Juba.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/15 0:47:15

Facts & figures about China's major-country diplomacy: China's assistance to Africa in fight against Ebola

The following is a set of numbers related to China's assistance to Africa in the fight against the Ebola outbreak.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/14 13:58:20

Johannesburg FOCAC gives impetus to Africa's development: Chinese envoy

The implementation of the outcome of the 2015 Johannesburg Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) has boosted the development of Africa and its relations with China, a Chinese envoy said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/14 13:57:19

6 terrorists killed in US airstrikes against Al-Shabaab in Somalia

The United States military conducted three airstrikes against Islamist militant group, Al-Shabaab, in Somalia early Wednesday, killing six terrorists.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/14 2:27:08

Super opposition

Supporters of Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga, of the opposition National Super Alliance party, listen during his political rally in the Kibera slum in Nairobi on Tuesday. Kenya will hold a fresh presidential vote on October 17, after the country’s Supreme Court overturned the result of last month’s poll won by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Photo: AFP
Source: AFP | 2017/9/13 23:28:40

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Sinai, Egypt

The Security Council on Monday condemned "in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" in Sinai, Egypt, that killed at least 18 policemen.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/12 7:36:54

Egypt's Sisi directs gov't to implement agreements signed during recent Asian tour

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday instructed his ministers to implement the agreements signed during his recent visits to China and Vietnam.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/11 8:11:41

Message from history

An Egyptian laborer unearthing mummies at a newly-uncovered ancient tomb for a goldsmith dedicated to the ancient Egyptian god Amun on Saturday, in the Draa Abul Naga necropolis on the west bank of the ancient city of Luxor, which boasts ancient Egyptian temples and burial grounds.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/10 22:28:39

Zimbabwe's president says not to name successor

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Saturday said he will not choose a successor as that would go against his ruling ZANU-PF party's constitution.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/10 12:10:19

Suez Canal breaks record in number of ships, loads

Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, Mohab Mamish, said on Saturday that 65 ships passed through the artificial water passage carrying a record load of 4.3 million tons.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 20:29:25

Egypt court sentences 11 to death over violence

An Egyptian court on Saturday has sentenced eleven people to death over charges of attempted murder and violence, official news agency MENA reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 19:33:28

Zambia launches construction of China-funded mega-road project

Zambia on Friday launched construction of a China-funded mega-road project that connects the southern and central parts of the country to the mining towns in the Copperbelt province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 8:29:40

19 killed, 5 injured in Nigeria village attack: local police

Nineteen people were killed and five others injured in an attack suspected to have been launched by armed herdsmen in a village in Nigeria's central state of Plateau, according to local police on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 7:54:19

3 killed, 4 others injured in restaurant bombing in Somalia

At least three people were killed and four others injured in a suicide bomb attack at a restaurant near Baidoa in southwest Somalia on Friday, officials said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 0:26:46

Foreigner arrested in Tunisia over possessing false visas

A foreigner has been arrested by Tunisian security service for possession of falsified documents for illegal use, Tunisian Interior Ministry said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 23:20:51

14.3 million Egyptians suffer illiteracy: report

The number of illiterate Egyptians aged from 10 years upwards has reached 14.3 million in the end of 2016, said an official statistics report released on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 8:34:34

EU to review ban of vegetable exports from Ghana soon: official

The European Union (EU) which placed a ban on vegetable exports from Ghana is likely to re-assess its decision by the end of this year, an official told local media in Accra Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 8:33:40

Death toll of Egyptian pilgrims in Mecca rises to 67

Four more Egyptian pilgrims aged between 65 and 80 died in Saudi hospitals on Thursday after sickness during performing Hajj in Saudi Arabia's city of Mecca, raising the total death toll among Egyptian pilgrims to 67, said the Egyptian Health Ministry.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 8:32:35