In a new video purportedly released by al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, AQIM militants and their captives Gustafsson and McGown direct a message at the French government.


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In a new video purportedly released by al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, AQIM militants warn the French government to stay out of negotiating the releases of Gustafsson and McGown.

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Al Qaeda in Mali, AKA al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, has released 2 hostage videos showing that Swedish citizen Gustafsson and South African McGown are alive.

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The US tourist who was mauled to death by a lion on a South African safari has been named as 29-year-old Katherine Chappell, a film editor who worked on Game of Thrones, Marvel’s Captain America and the Divergence series.

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South African Nobel-prize-winning author Nadine Gordimer died in her Johannesburg home Sunday evening in the presence of her two children. She was 90.

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On day one of Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial, a neighbor told the court she heard “bloodcurdling screams” coming from the athlete’s home. The “Blade Runner” has pleaded not guilty to murder Reeve Steenkamp on February 14 2013.

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With his trial set to begin on March 3, Pistorius is said to be stepping out with a teenage paramedic.

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Mourners lined the streets as the South African leader’s coffin made its way to Pretoria to await the funeral.

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The CIA watched Nelson Mandela for years, read some of the declassified files here.

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Look at the most touching images from a world in mourning.

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Celebrate his life with some of the best speeches made by the inspirational world leader.

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Nelson Mandela, the revolutionary behind the anti-aparthead movement in South Africa and future President, has passed away. Here are the best photos of his amazing life.

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The world has lost a revolutionary political leader…

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After family and friends were called to his house, rumors abounded today that Nelson Mandela has passed away.

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Nelson Mandela, the iconic anti-aparthaid figure has turned 95. Although the former president remains in the hospital, South Africa celebrates his life.

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A tourist at Kruger National Park in South Africa caught on video the moment an impala jumped into a car to avoid becoming dinner for two hungry cheetahs.

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