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Egypt launched an inquiry into whether a bomb could have been placed on the Russian airliner that crashed in Sinai, killing all 224 people on board.
At least seven people were killed in shoot-outs and other attacks after a tribunal annulled the election of the governor of Nigeria’s eastern Taraba state and replaced him with a ruling party candidate, police said.
At least 12 people were killed in a night of violence across the Burundian capital of Bujumbura after a government deadline to turn in illegal weapons expired.
Senegal’s President called for a fight against the “excessive form” of Islam which has led to the growth of jihadi groups.