Niger Faces Catastrophic Humanitarian Situation, President Says
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A member of Doctors Without Borders looks out over the general hospital in the Central African Republic's capital city, Bangui, in April 2014. Issouf Sanogo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A drone takes a practice flight in Virginia with medical supplies — part of a project to evaluate the flying machines for use in humanitarian crises. Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Families of passengers who were flying in an EgyptAir plane that vanished from radar en route from Paris to Cairo react as they wait outside the Cairo airport on Thursday. Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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An aerial photo from March 5, 2015, shows the burned-out school in Chibok, Nigeria, where Boko Haram militants seized 276 teenage schoolgirls on April 14, 2014. Sunday Aghaeze/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. May Send Weapons To Libya's Fledgling Government
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Libyans are wary, but are enjoying a bit of normalcy at the new cafes that have sprung up in the past few months. Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In The Midst Of Libya's Turmoil, New Cafes Spring Up To 'Change The Mood'
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Former D.C. Bureaucrat Returns Home In Effort To Fix Ailing Somalia
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Retired CIA Agent Confirms U.S. Role In Nelson Mandela's 1962 Arrest
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Candidate John Magufuli looks out from an election billboard in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania's largest city. The former teacher and chemist took office as president in November and has pledged to fight corruption. His nickname: "the bulldozer." Daniel Hayduk/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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National Contest Spurs Economic Growth In Nigeria
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Kenya To Close World's Largest Refugee Camp At Dadaab
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Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) toasts with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II during a state banquet at Buckingham Palace in London on the first day of the state visit in October 2015. Elizabeth said on camera that Chinese officials had been "very rude" during the official visit. Dominic Lipinski/AP hide caption

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