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Like Nigeria, Cambodia warns EU not to ‘interference’ in country’s affairs

Cambodian premier, Hun Sen,
Cambodian premier, Hun Sen, warned against interference in the country's affairs Tuesday, his first comments since the European Union launched steps to cancel trade benefits that would hammer the local garment industry.

U.S. lawmakers reach deal to avert shutdown, still no $5.7b for...

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U.S. lawmakers on Monday reached a tentative deal to try to avert another partial government shutdown on Saturday, but congressional aides said it did not contain the $5.7 billion President Donald Trump wants for a border wall.

West ‘backing violence’ in Zimbabwe – Mnangagwa

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe's President after Robert Mugabe's resignation
Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday accused western countries of supporting violent countrywide protests last month that were sparked by a huge rise in fuel prices.

‘Raped by soldiers’: Zimbabwean women live in fear

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A 33-year-old Zimbabwean unemployed mother of two tearfully narrates how four men in military uniform ordered her to open her door at midnight before two of them raped her.

Algeria PM’s party backs Bouteflika for fifth term

The main ally of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's ruling party said Thursday it hoped the ailing incumbent would seek a fifth term in office in April polls.

Trump says US-China trade talks ‘going well’

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President Donald Trump on Wednesday touted the chances of success as US-China trade negotiations entered a second day, saying Beijing was eager to make a deal.