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French dirty war in Mali

From HRW: In a January 7 statement, the French armed forces said the attack was carried out at about 3 p.m. by two Mirage 2000 fighter jets that delivered three bombs on “a group of about 40 adult men,” killing about 30 they claim were armed Islamist fighters, north of the village of Bounti. A

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Sisi’s parliament approves extending state of emergency for 3 months

Automatic renewal mode: The Egyptian House of Representatives on Wednesday approved, by majority, the decision of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to extend the country’s state of emergency for another three months, beginning January 24.The representatives agreed to extend the state of emergency due to serious security and health concerns.This is the 14th time the

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Al-Jazeera Egypt coverage

It will be interesting to observe Al-Jazeera Egypt coverage in the coming period: A Qatari foreign ministry official pledged in a meeting with Egyptian and Emirati security officials on Saturday that Qatar would not interfere in Egypt’s internal affairs, two Egyptian intelligence sources told Reuters.He also pledged a change of orientation for Qatar’s al-Jazeera television

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