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Zimbabwe police use teargas to disperse protest march over police action Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean police used teargas, water cannon and batons on Wednesday to disperse opposition youths who demonstrated in the capital against alleged brutality by security agents.  Full Article

Algeria clears Islamic State-tied militants east of capital - sources Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian forces have cleared out Islamic State-affiliated militants from the mountains east of Algiers, two years after they kidnapped and beheaded a French tourist in the former al Qaeda stronghold, senior security sources said.  Full Article  

Libya's unity govt says still seeks approval from eastern parliament Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya's U.N.-backed government said on Wednesday it would continue seeking approval from the parliament based in the east of the country, despite members of the assembly voting to reject the fledgling administration.  Full Article  

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