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North Africa’s economic woes, European panic compound migrant tragedies

On June 14, the Adriana, a ramshackle fishing boat carrying up to 750 migrants headed for Italy, capsized, and sank about 80km from the southern Greek town of Pylos.  With at least nine Egyptian crew...
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Tunisia working with IMF on ‘fair’ economic programme, central-bank governor says

Tunisia is working with the International Monetary Fund on a “fair” economic reform programme that takes account of vulnerable groups, central bank governor Marouan Abassi said on Friday. His comments come after Tunisian President...
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