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20 November 2019

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Militant violence putting "generation at risk" in Africa's Sahel-WFP (3)
In this photograph taken Wednesday Nov. 13, 2019 and released by the World Food Program (WFP), Zore Yusef, 61, right, and his family, join other refugees in the Pissila camp, north of the capital Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
UN warns of mounting humanitarian crisis in Africa's Sahel (3)
AP | Nov 19, 2019, 19:39 IST The UN on Tuesday said a humanitarian crisis is growing in West Africa's arid Sahel region where insecurity linked to growing extremist attacks has forced more than 860,000 people in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger to flee their homes. A displaced woman looks on while she waits for help at a village in Dablo area (Reuters) DAKAR: Ousmane Sawadogo, his wives and children recently fled their village
Russian prosecutor asks for life sentence for mastermind of 2017 St Petersburg subway bombing (2)
Author: Asia-Plus A prosecutor in the trial of 11 suspects in a deadly 2017 subway bomb blast in Russia's second-largest city asked the court to sentence mastermind of 2017 St Petersburg subway bombing Abror Azimov and his brother Akram Azimov to life prison. RBC says she also asked the court to impose a 1 million Russian rubles fine on Abror Azimov. According to RIA Novosti, the prosecutor also asked the court to sentence
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