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Gunmen Kill 13 in Restive Southern Region of Senegal
The deaths in the restive Casamance region, where a separatist insurgency has dragged on for decades, led to fears of renewed unrest in the area, which had been relatively calm for years.
U.S. Put 92 Somalis on a Deportation Flight, Then Brought Them Back
The Somalis boarded a flight to the war-torn country on Thursday, but the plane only made it as far as Senegal. Immigration officials cited logistical issues.
Senegal Opens Airport in Bid to Jump-Start Economy
The nation and its president have high hopes that the $575 million airport will help it become a regional powerhouse.
The West and What Comes After
What Donald Trump claims to be defending is still real but may not last.
Why Migrants Keep Risking All on the â€˜Deadliest Routeâ€™
The grim fates of two Senegalese brothers match those of a growing number of young African men who are determined to reach Europe â€” or die trying.
Chinese Merchants Thrive in Senegal, Where People â€˜Needed Stuffâ€™
In cramped shops along a gritty thoroughfare in the capital, shopkeepers described what led them to leave home, and often their families, for Africa.
Chinaâ€™s Appetite Pushes Fisheries to the Brink
Overfishing is depleting oceans across the globe, but Chinaâ€™s enormous appetite and massive fleet of deep-sea fishing vessels is having an outsize impact.
Fire Tears Through Senegal Religious Festival, Killing at Least 22
More than 100 were injured in the blaze, and others were still missing, after the government had warned religious leaders about potential fire hazards.
â€˜Architecture of Independenceâ€™ in Africaâ€™s Fast-Growing Cities
A captivating study of the development of modernist building in five African countries comes to Manhattan.
Adama Barrow Arrives in Gambia
President Adama Barrow of Gambia arrived in the country on Thursday for the first time since being elected in December. He had fled to Senegal when his predecessor, Yahya Jammeh, initially refused to step down.
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