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Senegal: Problems With No Quick Solutions

Homophobic Violence in Rufisque Police in Senegal have arrested four young men accused of hunting down and injuring five gay men with stones and batons, in the city Rufisque, just outside of Senegal’s capital.The suspects were arrested for destruction of property and causing injury. Anti-gay sentiment runs deep in Senegal, where the penal code calls… Continue reading

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Zimbabwe: Snubbed by United States, and Frustration With ZANU PF

Obama Snubs Zimbabwe There have been reports that United States President Barack Obama will not invite Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to a US-Africa summit in August, due to Obama’s concerns over Mugabe’s governance and human rights issues in Zimbabwe. This slight has upset the Zimbabwean government. More at: https://www.newsday.co.zw/2014/01/23/obama-shuts-mugabe/ Outcry as ZANU PF ministers skip parliament… Continue reading

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