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" Sahara desert"

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World - Africa
11/13/2021 1:54:52 PM
The idea was striking in its ambition: African countries aimed to plant trees in a nearly 5,000-mile line spanning the entire continent, creating a natural barrier to hold back the Sahara Desert as climate change swept the sands south.

World - Africa
11/6/2021 9:48:38 PM
Italian President Sergio Mattarella has called for "due account to be paid to the rights of the Sahrawi people" in an "equitable" and UN-brokered solution to the Western Sahara conflict.

World - Africa
7/8/2021 1:07:25 PM
France is preparing to reduce its military presence here in West Africa's Sahel region, the vast area south of the Sahara Desert where extremist groups are fighting for control

World - Africa
5/9/2021 9:42:22 PM
Not even for the doctors and nurses like her, who care for COVID-19 patients in Chad, one of the least-developed nations in the world where about one third of the country is engulfed by the Sahara desert

World - Region
2/7/2021 10:34:32 PM
France carried out 17 nuclear explosions in the Algerian part of the Sahara Desert between 1960 and 1966

World - Africa
9/9/2020 9:53:43 AM
One of the men, a 25-year-old whose identity was given by the agency as Dennis, said that they had been stranded for three days without food or water

World - Africa
9/8/2020 4:48:36 PM
More than 80 African migrants from Nigeria, Togo, Mali and Ghana have been rescued from the Sahara desert after they were robbed and left to die by people they had paid to smuggle them to Libya

World - International
7/25/2019 6:46:19 PM

World - Region
7/15/2018 5:51:28 PM

World - International
6/27/2017 4:36:10 PM

World - Region
7/10/2015 2:34:46 PM

World - Region
7/8/2015 4:30:33 PM

World - International
12/17/2013 7:29:21 PM

World - International
10/15/2013 12:29:59 PM
If the passage of sea migrants from African countries to Europe is regulated, human rights groups fear that refugees would be stranded in the Sahara desert or left to the mercy of militias

World - International
4/24/2013 6:55:40 PM
Food shortages are endangering people who live in states bordering the southern Sahara desert, according to humanitarian network

World - Region
1/20/2013 2:11:29 PM

World - International
1/20/2013 12:55:14 PM
Algeria's government says the death toll from the gas plant attacked in the Sahara desert would rise above the initial 23 hostages