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Pastor and activist Evan Mawarire, arrives handcuffed at the magistrates courts in Harare, Zimbabwe, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019.   Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights have said in a statement that Mawarire who is among the more than 600 people arrested this week has been charged with subverting a constitutional government amid a crackdown on protests against a dramatic fuel price increase.(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe president to return home after deadly turmoilZimbabwe's president says he will return, skip World Economic Forum after deadly turmoil
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The Latest: AU 'postpones' urgent trip to Congo over voteThe Latest: African Union 'postpones' urgent trip to Congo after court upholds election results
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Zimbabwe's president says he will return home, skip World Economic Forum after week of deadly turmoilZimbabwe's president says he will return home, skip World Economic Forum after week of deadly turmoil
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FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 file photo, protestors gather on the streets during demonstrations over the hike in fuel prices in Harare, Zimbabwe. 2019 is already a busy year for internet shutdowns in Africa, with governments ordering cutoffs as soon as a crisis appears. Zimbabwe ordered a “total internet shutdown” in recent days during protests over a dramatic fuel price increase and a resulting deadly crackdown. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi, File)
AP Explains: 2019 a busy year for African internet shutdownsAP Explains: 2019 already a busy year for African internet shutdowns; how it works and how it hurts
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'I've been robbed by the state:' Zimbabwe, in chaos, mourns'I have been robbed by the state:' Zimbabwe mourns amid a bloody crackdown on protests
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File-This jan. 10, 2019, file photo shows opposition candidate Martin Fayulu speaking to the press at his headquarters in Kinshasa, Congo.  Congo's Constitutional Court early Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019,  declared the election of Felix Tshisekedi as president, rejecting challenges to the vote by runner-up Fayulu, who had alleged fraud. Tshisekedi, son of the late, charismatic opposition leader Etienne, is now set to be inaugurated on Tuesday.(AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File)
Congo calm after court upholds election win of TshisekediCongo's capital was calm Sunday with residents attending church after the Constitutional Court confirmed the presidential election victory of Felix Tshisekedi
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Al-Qaida-linked jihadists attack UN base in North MaliAn official with the United Nations mission in Mali says that jihadists linked to al-Qaida have killed six peacekeepers and injured 19 others in an attack on a peacekeepers' camp in Aguelhoc, in northern Mali's Kidal region
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File-This jan. 10, 2019, file photo shows opposition candidate Martin Fayulu speaking to the press at his headquarters in Kinshasa, Congo.  Congo's Constitutional Court early Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019,  declared the election of Felix Tshisekedi as president, rejecting challenges to the vote by runner-up Fayulu, who had alleged fraud. Tshisekedi, son of the late, charismatic opposition leader Etienne, is now set to be inaugurated on Tuesday.(AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File)
Tshisekedi declared Congo's president, but runner-up revoltsCongo election crisis: Tshisekedi is declared the president, but runner-up Fayulu revolts
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The Latest: Tshisekedi says his win a victory for all CongoThe Latest: Congo's President-elect Felix Tshisekedi said early Sunday that the Constitutional Court's decision confirming him as the winner of the presidential election was a victory for the entire country
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Congo election runner-up Fayulu urges nationwide protests, calling himself the country's only 'legitimate president'Congo election runner-up Fayulu urges nationwide protests, calling himself the country's only 'legitimate president'
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Congo's Constitutional Court declares Felix Tshisekedi is elected president after rejecting challenges to the voteCongo's Constitutional Court declares Felix Tshisekedi is elected president after rejecting challenges to the vote
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Congo's Constitutional Court rejects runner-up Fayulu's challenge to presidential election resultsCongo's Constitutional Court rejects runner-up Fayulu's challenge to presidential election results
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US airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremistsUS airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on Somali forces
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'I've been robbed by the state:' Zimbabwe, in chaos, mourns'I have been robbed by the state:' Zimbabwe mourns amid a bloody crackdown on protests
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US military says airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on Somali forcesUS military says airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabab extremists in response to attack on Somali forces
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