Eyder Peralta Eyder Peralta is NPR's East Africa correspondent based in Nairobi, Kenya.

In Kenya, Reproductive Clinics Fear Trump Policy's Detrimental Effects

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Gambia's Exiled President Accused Of Looting The Country's Coffers

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Kenyan parliamentarian Mishi Mboko, shown here on Jan. 11, is asking female voters to withhold sex with their partners until they register to vote. Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Health care workers stage a protest during the ongoing doctors' strike in Kenya. Recep Canik/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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The Doctors Aren't In At Kenya's Public Hospitals

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Lorenzo Palma (center) reviews family documents with his brother and mother in their home in El Paso, Texas. Palma served time for a parole violation and, just as he was being released, was sent before an immigration court to prove his U.S. citizenship. Bree Lamb for NPR hide caption

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Protesters celebrate at Oceti Sakowin Camp earlier Sunday. The Army Corps of Engineers notified the Standing Rock Sioux that the current route for the Dakota Access Pipeline will be denied. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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People march in Charlotte, N.C., on Sept. 23 to protest the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott. The Mecklenburg County district attorney said Wednesday he was "entirely convinced" that the officer who shot Scott "was lawful in using deadly force." Chuck Burton/AP hide caption

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President-elect Donald Trump walks through the lobby of the New York Times following a meeting with editors at the paper on Tuesday in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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An undated photo provided by the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel Heinrich, who admitted in court Tuesday that he killed Jacob Wetterling in 1989. Sherburne County Sheriff's Office via AP hide caption

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