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A police officer guards exhibits recovered during fuel protests and on display outside the magistrates courts in Harare, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Among the items was a coffin which protestors used to signify the death of Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration. Injured people streamed into a private hospital in the capital as the Zimbabwe Association of Doctors for Human Rights said it had treated 68 cases of gun shot wounds and 100 plus other cases of "assaults with sharp objects, booted feet,baton sticks" and more. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe in 'total internet shutdown' amid deadly crackdownZimbabwe imposes 'total internet shutdown' amid deadly crackdown on fuel price protests
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Kenyans walk past closed shops in the Eastleigh area of the capital, after members of the business community there closed the shops as a protest to condemn Tuesday's attack on a hotel complex, in Nairobi, Kenya Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Extremists stormed a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's capital on Tuesday, setting off thunderous explosions and gunning down people at cafe tables in an attack claimed by militant group al-Shabab. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
Kenya court orders 6 suspects held over Nairobi hotel attackKenya court orders 6 suspects, including Canadian national, held over Nairobi hotel attack
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Congo opposition candidate Martin Fayulu, center, leaves the Philadelphie Missionary Center after attending Sunday Mass in Kinshasa, Congo, Sunday Jan. 13, 2019. President elect Felix Tshisekedi was also scheduled to attend the service, but cancelled. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
Congo court poised to rule on presidential vote challengeCongo court poised to rule on presidential election challenge, but AU asks for surprise delay
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Pastor and activist Evan Mawarire right, arrives at the magistrates courts handcuffed in Harare, Zimbabwe, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. A prominent pastor and activist who faces a possible 20 years in prison on a subversion charge arrived at court, one of more than 600 people arrested this week. Mawarire has called it "heartbreaking" to see the new government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa acting like that of former leader Robert Mugabe. Mawarire is accused of inciting civil disobedience online. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
The Latest: Zimbabwe groups say at least 12 killed in unrestThe Latest: Zimbabwe rights groups say at least 12 killed in crackdown on protests this week
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Ethiopian rebel group accuses government of airstrikesEthiopian rebel group accuses government of targeting it with airstrikes, to denials
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The Latest: UN: 34 killed in Congo since vote results issuedThe Latest: UN says 34 killed in Congo since provisional election results released on Jan. 10
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The Latest: 5 suspected in Kenya attack appear in courtThe Latest: 5 accused of involvement in deadly Kenya attack appear in court
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The Latest: AU urges Congo to suspend final election resultsThe Latest: AU urges Congo to suspend final presidential vote results, citing 'serious doubts'
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Pastor and activist Evan Mawarire, right, arrives at the magistrates courts in Harare, Zimbabwe, Thursday, Jan,17, 2019. A Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights says in a statement that Mawarire who is among the more than 600 people arrested this week has been charged with subverting a constitutional government amid a crackdown on protests against a dramatic fuel price increase.(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe pastor faces subversion charge amid economic unrestZimbabwe pastor faces subversion charge in economic unrest; US 'alarmed' as activists targeted
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Journalist in Ghana who exposed soccer corruption shot deadInvestigative journalist in Ghana who exposed deep-rooted soccer corruption shot dead
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The Latest: UK minister summons Zimbabwe's ambassadorThe Latest: UK minister summons Zimbabwe's ambassador over deadly political crisis
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The Latest: 9 others arrested after deadly Kenya attackThe Latest: 9 others arrested after deadly Kenya hotel attack, bringing suspects to 11
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Ailing Gabon president returns to Morocco for rehabilitationGabon's ailing president returns to Morocco for rehabilitation after brief visit home
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Burkina Faso: Body of Canadian found days after abductionBurkina Faso says body of Canadian found days after man's abduction by suspected jihadists
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Burkina Faso says body of Canadian found days after man's abduction by suspected jihadistsBurkina Faso says body of Canadian found days after man's abduction by suspected jihadists
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