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Hundreds of Thousands Chinese Stranded as Flooding Worsens

By CHARLES HUTZLER Associated Press Writer BEIJING (AP) - Rain pushed flood waters higher today across southern China, leaving hundreds of thousands of people stranded and prompting officials to warn...

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Uganda

Uganda-Sudan cross border rebel attacks

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) -- Soldiers killed six rebels after an estimated 500 insurgents of the Lord's Resistance Army entered northern Uganda from Sudan, Sunday Vision newspaper report. The encounter...

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Sudan

Government of Sudan Blocks Food Aid to South

By ROBERT H. REID Associated Press Writer UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Sudanese government restrictions on international food aid to its war-ravaged south have put 700,000 people at risk of starvation, the...

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Rwanda

Rwandan President Blasts Boutros-Ghali

By TINA SUSMAN Associated Press Writer YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) - Rwanda's president accused U.N. Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali today of betraying Africa during Rwanda's genocide and urged...

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Sudan

World Food Program delivers food in Sudan

By KARIN DAVIES Associated Press Writer LOKICHOKIO, Kenya (AP) -- A cargo plane roars up from the runway, above sunburned foreigners and nomadic cattle herders, to carry food to the famished victims...

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China

China cleans up after flooding brings heavy losses - July 7, 1996

BEIJING (AP) -- As storms lifted across southern China, millions of people went out to repair dikes, pump water and clear debris from floods, news reports said Sunday. The floods killed 315 people...

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Rwanda

Threats against Americans in Rwanda

By CHRIS TOMLINSON Associated Press Writer KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) -- American and U.N. officials advised Americans in Rwanda on Friday to take extra precautions after a shadowy rebel group announced...

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Liberia

Liberian Refugees killed by Faction

By JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH Associated Press Writer MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- Refugees from the country's civil war were taken hostage by one of the warring factions, then shot to death when rival...

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Uganda

AP Summary of Status of Civil War in Northern Uganda

By CHEGE MBITIRU Associated Press Writer GULU, Uganda (AP) -- A decade after winning a guerrilla war against corrupt rulers, President Yoweri Museveni brought Uganda from economic desolation to the...

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Russia

Russians, Chechens Exchange Lists of Prisoner, Missing

GROZNY, Russia (AP) - Russians and Chechen separatists today exchanged lists of prisoners and people missing in the 18-month war in Chechnya. The two sides agreed last month in a truce accord to...

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Sudan

Sudan Govt., Squatters Clash

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - The Associated Press via Individual Inc. : Piles of broken mud bricks spread far across the vast field. They are the remains of tiny huts built by refugees who couldn't bring...

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Rwanda

Increasing Attacks Threaten Rwanda's Fragile Peace

By CHRIS TOMLINSON Associated Press Writer BUGERAMA, Rwanda (AP) _ The 48 prisoners were sleeping in the small, crowded village jail when grenades came crashing through the windows. Trapped inside,...

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Rwanda

Rebels Launch Series of Attacks in Rwanda

By CHRIS TOMLINSON Associated Press Writer KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) _ Suspected Hutu militants attacked jails and set government offices ablaze in southwestern Rwanda, killing at least 37 people, U.N. and...

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Rwanda

Refugees Continue to Flee Zaire, Aid Workers Attacked Near Camp

By CHRIS TOMLINSON Associated Press Writer GISENYI, Rwanda (AP) _ Hundreds of Zairian Tutsis fled to Rwanda Sunday and more were crossing Monday to escape the Rwandan Hutus they said used machetes...

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