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Jewish worshippers gather at a makeshift synagogue established by the Jewish Agency for Israel for Ethiopian Jews in Gondar, Ethiopia, in 2012. Jenny Vaughan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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They Speak Hebrew And Keep Kosher: The Left-Behind Ethiopian Jews

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In March, demonstrators in Nairobi demanded tougher punishment for assailants of women and girls. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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After Global Protests, Kenyan Court Sentences 3 Men Who Raped Teen

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The Winds Of Zanzibar Blow Just Right For Spices

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Al-Shabab recruits walk down a street on March 5, 2012, in the Somalian capital, Mogadishu, following their graduation. The militant group has transformed from being just a Somali group to a regional network in East Africa. Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Al-Shabab: One Terror Group, Many Brands

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Kenya Bombs Two Al-Shabab Camps In Somalia

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Kenya's Security Problem With Al-Shabab Doesn't Stop At Borders

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Al-Shabab Attack In Kenya Is Deadliest Since 1998 U.S. Embassy Bombing

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Al-Shabab Militants Attack University In Kenya

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Al-Shabab Militants Cross Border To Storm University In Kenya

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In The Shame In Venice 2, Kenyan artist Michael Soi protests the makeup of his country's pavilion at the Biennale. Courtesy of Michael Soi hide caption

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Why Are Chinese Artists Representing Kenya At The Venice Biennale?

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The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is under construction near Assosa, Ethiopia. When it's completed, the dam will have be able to produce 6,000 megawatts of electricity, making it the biggest hydroelectric power station in Africa. Elias Asmare/AP hide caption

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Don't Torpedo The Dam, Full Speed Ahead For Ethiopia's Nile Project

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Vanilla is seemingly a prima donna spice because its pods have to be hand-pollinated and then boiled and dried in the direct sun for only one hour. iStockphoto hide caption

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Vanilla, Nutmeg Spice And Everything Nice On A Zanzibar Farm

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Inside Chef Chane's tiny kitchen. Every few months or years, his landlord — taking note of Chane's popularity — will raise the rent, or a conniving official will demand a bribe. Then, instead of bowing to the system, Chane will disappear and set up in a new location. Gregory Warner/NPR hide caption

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Meet Chef Chane, Ethiopia's Version Of The Infamous 'Soup Nazi'

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When There's Art On The Bus, You'll Get To Your Stop Sooner

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Thousands of Ethiopian opposition activists demonstrate in Addis Ababa on June 2, 2013. The demonstrations were organized by the newly formed Blue Party opposition group. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ethiopia's Blue Party Tries To Reacquaint Nation With Dissent

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