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Africa Weekly: South Africa still reeling after deadly unrest

AFP, 23 Jul 2021
South Africa is counting the cost after the week of deadly unrest that erupted after the imprisonment of ex-president Jacob Zuma. The death toll has climbed to more than 300. Mali's interim President Colonel Assimi Goïta has escaped an assassination attempt unscathed. Tunisian politics are in turmoil after the sacking of the health minister amid sharply rising cases. And Muslims in Senegal celebrate Eid al-Adha, prompting concern among some about the large turnout at West Africa's largest mosque.

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