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Kenya President Kenyatta launches campaign amid concern over violence 07:15 GMT

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta kicked off his official campaign for reelection with a rally in Nairobi on Monday, echoing a call by main challenger Raila Odinga to avoid the violence that followed voting a decade ago.  Full Article

 
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Egypt issues controversial NGO law, cracking down on dissent 07:31 GMT 

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt on Monday issued a new law that regulates the work of non-governmental organisations, a measure seen by rights groups as the latest sign of a growing crackdown on dissent against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.  Full Article  

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Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England 07:23 GMT 

(Reuters) - England will learn from their early collapse in Monday's one-day international defeat to South Africa at Lord's, captain Eoin Morgan said ahead of their Champions Trophy opener against Bangladesh on Thursday.  Full Article  

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Merkel wants to foster India ties, softens message on U.S. as Trump scolds 12:44 GMT 

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany wants to develop its ties with India and this should not be at the cost of its trans-Atlantic relationship, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday after meeting India's prime minister, who called Berlin "a very reliable partner".  Full Article  

 
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