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With focus on Syria and Israel-Palestine conflict US Secretary of State John Kerry would travel to the Middle East and Africa next week with stops in Muscat, Amman, Jerusalem, Ramallah and Addis Ababa.
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A series of rapid environmental changes in East Africa roughly two-million-years ago may have driven the human evolution, according to researchers.
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Pranab Mukherjee sought Burundi`s support for India`s candidature for permanent membership in an expanded UN Security Council.
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Herpetologists have rediscovered a single specimen of the Bururi long-fingered frog during an expedition to Burundi.
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The UN said more than 12 million people in the region need food aid.
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They also point to studies showing that the landscapes of the two regions of east Africa richest in hominid fossils.
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The UN said the situation is deteriorating to the point of famine in some areas.
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The presumed head of al Qaeda in east Africa, Fazul Abdullah had a $5 million bounty on his head.
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