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What's happening in Africa on Sunday:

+ Troops in Mali target last Islamist base

BAMAKO: Following events in Mali after French President Francois Hollande's whirlwind visit, as troops work to secure the last Islamist stronghold of Kidal following a lightning offensive against the extremists who had seized the north of the country. Picture. Video. Graphic. (MALI-CONFLICT)

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MUNICH, Germany: French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius is due to attend a final day of debate in Munich, where the conflict in Mali is top of the agenda. Picture. (MALI-CONFLICT-SECURITY-MUNICH)

RUSTENBERG/NELSPRUIT, South Africa: Football -- last two quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations. RUSTENBERG: Favourites Ivory Coast play Nigeria. 1500 GMT. NELSPRUIT: Togo face Burkina Faso. 1830 GMT. (FBL-AFR2013)

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202-24