Malawi Election Campaigning Closes

BLANTYRE Campaigning has ended for Malawi's tightly contested May 21 elections for president, lawmakers, and local leaders. As political parties ready for Tuesday's polls, Malawi's Vice President Saulos Chilima, who is challenging President Peter Mutharika, has again raised allegations of possible vote-rigging, while local media …

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Malawi Election Campaigning Closes

BLANTYRE Campaigning has ended for Malawi's tightly contested May 21 elections for president, lawmakers, and local leaders. As political parties ready for Tuesday's polls, Malawi's Vice President Saulos Chilima, who is challenging President Peter Mutharika, has again raised allegations of possible vote-rigging, while local media …

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Burkina Faso Seeks Broad Sahel Anti-Terror Coalition

UNITED NATIONS The foreign minister of Burkina Faso called Thursday on the international community to consider creating a counterterrorism coalition, like the ones for Iraq and Afghanistan, to better combat terrorism in Africa's Sahel region.

The region currently has the G5 Sahel Joint Force, which …

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Burkina Faso Seeks Broad Sahel Anti-Terror Coalition

UNITED NATIONS The foreign minister of Burkina Faso called Thursday on the international community to consider creating a counterterrorism coalition, like the ones for Iraq and Afghanistan, to better combat terrorism in Africa's Sahel region.

The region currently has the G5 Sahel Joint Force, which …

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