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Kenyan opposition party National Super Alliance (NASA) leader, Raila Odinga holds a bible during a rally in Homa Bay on the shores of Lake Victoria, Kenya, on Saturday. Brian Ongoro/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump listens as Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg speaks at a joint news conference Wednesday. At an Oval Office meeting on immigration policy, Trump said the U.S. should want more people from countries like Norway, disparaging Haiti and what he called "shithole countries" in Africa. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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'Racist' And 'Shameful': How Other Countries Are Responding To Trump's Slur

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Kenyan army soldiers perform during the rehearsal of the inauguration ceremony of the President at the Moi International Sports Center's Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi on Monday. Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Uhuru Kenyatta casts his vote during the general elections. Kenyatta was the declared the winner of the disputed rerun of Kenya's presidential election. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Kenya Declares President Kenyatta Winner Of Disputed Election

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Police dismantle a barricade set-up by protesters in the Kibera slum in Nairobi on Thursday. Khalil Senosi/AP hide caption

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Amid Opposition Boycott, Kenyans Vote In Re-Run Of Presidential Election

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Raila Odinga, opposition leader for the National Super Alliance (NASA), has dropped out of the country's presidential election. Riccardo Gangale/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Plunging Kenya Into Crisis, Opposition Leader Drops Out Of Presidential Race

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Supporters of opposition challenger Raila Odinga celebrate Friday after Kenya's Supreme Court ordered a rerun of the Aug. 8 presidential vote. Simon Maina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kenyan Court Throws Out Kenyatta's Win In Presidential Election

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In Kibera, Kenya's biggest slum, plastic bags are found everywhere — on roofs, on walls and clogging drainage. The Kenyan government says an almost total ban on plastic bags will benefit the environment. Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Mary Abagi on her farm. She used the payout from her merry-go-round savings club to buy a goat. Nichole Sobecki/for NPR hide caption

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How To Buy A Goat When You're Really Poor? Join A 'Merry-Go-Round'

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Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga addresses the media Wednesday at the offices of his National Super Alliance, or NASA, coalition in Nairobi. Odinga said he would take his allegations of electoral fraud to the country's Supreme Court — after previously refusing to do so — and vowed to protest peacefully. Simon Maina/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga arrives in Nairobi's Mathare district to speak with supporters Sunday. According to official results, Odinga was defeated by President Uhuru Kenyatta — but Odinga has decried those results as a "fraud." Carl de Souza/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A man seeking safety walks with his hands in the air through a thick cloud of tear gas toward riot police, as they clash with protesters throwing rocks in the Kawangware slum of Nairobi, Kenya, on Thursday. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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