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Urging tougher stance, UN adds 2,500 peacekeepers to Mali mission Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council agreed on Wednesday to add just over 2,500 peacekeepers to the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali, which has been hit by a series of deadly attacks and has become the deadliest place to serve for U.N. peacekeepers.  Full Article

 
Kenyan forces kill five suspected Islamist militants Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 

MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan forces on Wednesday killed five suspected members of Somalia's al Shabaab, which has claimed responsbility for attacks that have killed hundreds in Kenya in the last three years, officials said.  Full Article  

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Kenyan Olympic champion blames greed, ignorance for doping rise Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 

ELDORET, Kenya (Reuters) - Former Olympic 800 metres champion Paul Ereng believes ignorance, greed and neglect by officials are to blame for the increase in doping incidents among his Kenyan compatriots.  Full Article  

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EU tells UK single market access requires full free movement 00:44 GMT 

LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders met for the first time without Britain on Wednesday less than a week after it voted to leave, delivering a tough message that London can access the bloc's lucrative single market only if it agrees to allow free movement for EU workers.  Full Article  

 
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