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South Sudan bans all foreign workers, including aid staff

france24.com — AFP War-torn South Sudan has banned the employment of all foreign workers, including those with non-governmental organisations, and ordered they be replaced by locals, an official notice said on Tuesday.

Key al Qaeda branches urge joint jihad against US-led battle on IS group

france24.com — Two key branches of al Qaeda in Yemen and North Africa called Tuesday for jihadists in Iraq and Syria to unite against the common threat from a US-led coalition.
Sep 16, 2014

Do Qaeda groups backing ISIS help Obama claiming authority for strikes under the AUMF? f24.my/1BINBT8

Naked TV dating series heads into season two

france24.com — AFP Cable channel VH1 said Monday it's picking up a second season of its edgy reality series "Dating Naked," in which hip young singles take it all off in their quest for true love. The hour-long show has pulled about a million TV viewers every week in the United States, and as many as 750,000 online streams per week, since its premiere in July.
Sep 16, 2014

RT @DanConifer: "How did you guys meet?" "On a naked dating show." #hmmm MT @Tzarimas @France24_en Naked TV dating series season two f24.my/1sdk2C6

Sep 16, 2014

Would you watch it? RT @France24_en: Naked TV dating series heads into season two: f24.my/1sdk2C6

Egypt’s new stamp mixes up Suez and Panama canals

observers.france24.com — To celebrate the planned extension of the Suez Canal, Egypt decided to commission a line of stamps showing off the multi-billion dollar project. The only problem is that the designers seem to have...