Amanda Weddle

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Nigeria atheist Bala freed from Kano psychiatric hospital

<b>A Nigerian man detained in a hospital psychiatric ward because he did not believe in God has been freed.</b><p>Mubarak Bala was released because of a doctors' strike which has seen many patients discharged, a charity said.<p>Mr Bala said he now wanted to reconcile with his family who committed him to the …


Ebola outbreak: 11 African nations agree to plan to tackle deadly epidemic

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p><b>NEW:</b> Uganda announces extra screening for people arriving from Ebola-affected nations<br>• African nations agree on a joint strategy to try to stop spread of Ebola virus<br>• "It's time for concrete action to put an end to the suffering and deaths," health official says<br>• Traditional practices …

Ukraine: Rebels attack from both sides of border

Israel moves troops to border with Gaza

Israeli military says troop reinforcements are being sent to the border with the Gaza Strip, raising the possibility of an expanded operation in the Palestinian territory in response to intensifying rocket fire.<p>Thursday's movement of tanks and artillery forces came after 11 Palestinians were …