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Tough love? wife-beating a source of pride for some in Mauritania

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Tough love? wife-beating a source of pride for some in Mauritania

- NOUAKCHOTT: Salimata was always told she should be proud to come from a family of wife beaters. “You’re the daughter of a woman whose husband broke her hands. Your grandmother’s legs were fractured by her husband. You must be loved,” Salimata said, citing her mother’s words. The 19-year-old woman from Mauritania’s Soninké ethnic group, married to a man who also beats her, said she taught herself to believe what her

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Gambia’s Jammeh faces last chance to quietly cede power

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Gambia’s Jammeh faces last chance to quietly cede power

- Banjul. Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh faced a “last chance” to hand over power peacefully Friday as troops from five African nations stood by to intervene and key regional leaders flew in to make a final push for a deal. Mauritania’s President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz and Guinea’s Alpha Conde told reporters hope remained for a political resolution to the country’s handover crisis as they left for Banjul from Nouakchott, the Mauritanian

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Gambia's Jammeh agrees to go, but exile terms not reached

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Gambia's Jammeh agrees to go, but exile terms not reached

- President Gambia's Yahya Jammeh. Photo/File Gambia's Yahya Jammeh agreed "in principle" to hand over power to President Adama Barrow on Friday, Mauritanian and Guinean sources said, but differences remained before a full deal could be reached. Mauritania's President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz and Guinea's Alpha Conde held several hours of talks with Jammeh in which they agreed he should step aside but not how and where he would live out

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