Abba Kyari, who tried to clean up Nigeria, dies of covid-19

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The risk that Iraq might fall apart

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Why covid-19 has spread among Israel’s ultra-Orthodox

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Namibia: Tourism Ministry Commits to the Protection of Feral Horses

[Namibia Economist] The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has released their Wild Horse Management Plan, which provides objectives and guidelines for the management of the wild horses living in the Namib Naukluft Park and the Tsau //Khaeb (Sperrgebiet) National Park.

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