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With Little More Than a Note, Obama Deploys US Troops To Niger
West African nation that will host fleet of US drones will also have armed US soldiers with "boots on the ground"
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Washington Urged to Stress Diplomacy in Mali
WASHINGTON - As Washington broadens its military “footprint” in the Sahel region of Africa, U.S. analysts are urging the administration of President Barack Obama to devote more effort to diplomacy, especially in Mali. In particular, they are calling for Washington to press for a swift transfer of...
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Dutch Court Delivers Blow to Nigerians with Shell Acquittals
Setting terrible precedent, decision largely allows oil giant to walk away from 'most polluted place on earth'
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Report: US Shops for New Drone Base in Africa
'US now considers North Africa to be a theater in the never-ending, non-declared war on terror'
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Offshore Oil Leak in Nigeria, "Worst Ever" in String of Many
Twenty-mile oil slick destroys local fishing industry
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Global Implications of Case Against Shell
A case in which four Nigerian fish farmers have succeeded in taking the Anglo-Dutch owned oil giant Shell to Court in the Netherlands, marks a historic turning point on whether how oil pollution and oil damage cases are handled. The case has ramifications not just for Shell and other oil companies...
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Shell Faces Landmark Lawsuit over Years of Oil Spills
Nigerian farmers sue Shell in Dutch court
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White House Mulls 'Unilateral Strikes' in Africa
White House said to be reassessing al-Qaeda’s franchise in North Africa
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Rebuffing Israel, UN Chief Heads to Iran for Non-Aligned Movement Summit Meeting
Iran will be chairing the 120-member Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) for the first time
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Another Oil Spill Off the Coast of Nigeria
"Our community has witnessed another oil spill which has taken its negative toll on the environment"
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