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  • Algeria: Soldiers Killed in Mountain Ambush
    [Deutsche Welle]In the deadliest attack in years, 11 Algerian soldiers have been killed while returning from a mountain patrol. The attack follows last week’s presidential poll.
  • Nigeria: Gunmen Attack Girls’ School Staff
    [Premium Times]Police say there has been a spate of attacks by unknown gunmen in Bauchi, one of the relatively peaceful states in the northeast.
  • Egypt: Left-Winger Stands for Presidency
    [Aswat Masriya]Cairo -The presidential elections commission announced in a press conference on Sunday the two official candidates who will contest Egypt’s upcoming presidential elections.