One of the African nation's religious leaders urged authorities to enact strong laws against same-sex relations.
The country plans to plant a total of 4 billion trees by October as part of an effort to reverse decades of deforestation.
The Max 8 is the same plane at the center of a growing global ban by more than 40 countries following a fatal crash in Ethiopia.
In rural Ethiopia, something in the soil can trigger a deforming disease.
Seven other victims remain hospitalized, many with "serious or critical injuries."
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Trachoma, easily treatable, blinds thousands of the world's poorest every year.
Dissident politicians have been thrown in jail over the years and charged with involvement in terrorism.
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The recent discovery of major groundwater aquifers and massive oil deposits in Turkana provides further reason for optimism
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There is less than a week to go in the race to be the next Director-General of the World Health Organization. And given the
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