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Elizabeth Kennedy

Elizabeth Kennedy

    Watchdog alleges discrepancies in Sudan oil figures
    Watchdog alleges discrepancies in Sudan oil figures
    Sudan's central government could owe its semi-autonomous south hundreds of millions of dollars in oil revenue, threatening a 2005 peace deal that...
    Eritrea brushes off US sanctions threat
    Eritrea brushes off US sanctions threat
    Eritrea brushed off a United States threat of sanctions on Friday and said Washington is exacerbating the conflict in neighbouring Somalia by...
    Another US cargo ship escapes Somali pirate attack
    Another US cargo ship escapes Somali pirate attack
    A cargo ship loaded with humanitarian aid was headed to Kenya under US Navy escort on Wednesday after escaping Somali pirates firing grenades and...
    Somali pirates hijack German gas tanker
    Somali pirates hijack German gas tanker
    Somali pirates have hijacked a German tanker loaded with liquefied petroleum gas off the Horn of Africa. The ship's 13-man crew was reported safe...
    Somalis refuse to give up weapons
    Somalis refuse to give up weapons
    Hundreds of furious protesters crowded the streets of Mogadishu on Saturday, burning tires, smashing car windows and shouting that they will not...
    Somali Islamists inspired by al-Qaeda call
    Somali Islamists inspired by al-Qaeda call
    Islamic-movement fighters who have been hiding in Mogadishu since their movement's main force was driven from the capital say they will heed...
    Ancient ruins threatened by global warming
    Ancient ruins threatened by global warming
    From ancient ruins in Thailand to a 12th-century settlement off Africa's eastern coast, prized sites around the world have withstood centuries of...
    Kenya kicks Somali warlord back to Somalia
    Kenya kicks Somali warlord back to Somalia
    A member of a United States-backed secular alliance of warlords fighting for power in Somalia was kicked out of Kenya on Wednesday after police...