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MSF 'delighted' by escape of kidnapped nurse in Congo


A nurse has escaped from Congolese rebels.Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said it was "deeply moved and delighted" after one of its nurses escaped unharmed from rebels who had held her hostage in eastern Congo for more than 13 months.
   

Egyptian court sentences Brotherhood leader Badie to life in prison


Egyptian prisoners.An Egyptian court sentenced Mohamed Badie, general guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, and seven others to life in prison on Saturday for inciting violence during protests last year, judicial sources said.
   

Ebola outbreak reaches Senegal, riots break out in Guinea


Ebola health workers.The West African state of Senegal became the fifth country to be hit by the world's worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in neighbouring Guinea's remote southeast where infection rates are rising fast.
   

South Africa finds four guilty of shooting Rwandan exile


Four  men have been found guilty of attempting to kill a Rwandan exile in South Africa.A South African court on Friday found four men guilty of trying to kill an exiled critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame, in a case that had strained diplomatic ties between the two countries.
   

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