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Gunmen free hundreds of prisoners in east Congo 06:19 GMT

KINSHASA (Reuters) - Heavily armed gunmen freed some 300 inmates from a prison in eastern Congo on Saturday, the provincial minister of justice said, amid fears over deteriorating security in the mineral-rich region.  Full Article

 
French forces detain suspects in Mali U.N. attack 06:34 GMT 

DAKAR (Reuters) - French forces have detained three men and seized a large cache of arms which they believe were linked to a recent rocket attack on a U.N. base in northern Mali in which a Senegalese peacekeeper was killed, the French military said on Sunday.  Full Article  

Kenyan girls trading sex for food: One woman's battle to help 06:18 GMT 

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The alcohol lining the 12-year-old Kenyan girl's stomach did nothing to quell her hunger pangs.  Full Article  

 
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