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Liberia: Ruling Party Challenges Election Results

Liberia's ruling party is challenging the results of the first round of presidential elections in which its candidate was the runner-up.The Unity Party has accused incumbent President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, one of its own members, of "interfering" with the results of the October 10 election,…

Europe Braces for More Attacks From Islamic State

WASHINGTON � European counterterror officials say they are taking no solace in the liberation of Raqqa from Islamic State, with some warning that the terror group's communication and planning units remain "very active."The fall of IS's Syrian capital this month has been heralded as a…

Desalination plans underway for SA

Plans are underway to ensure that South Africa gains the capacity to desalinate its own seawater.Speaking at the 38th Expert Group meeting of the Generation IV International Forum (GIF) on Monday, acting Director General of the Department of Energy, Tseliso Maqubela, said the City of…