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Coordinates: 13°30′S 34°00′E / 13.500°S 34.000°E / -13.500; 34.000

Malawi (/məˈlɔːwi/, /məˈlɑːwi/ or /ˈmæləwi/; Chichewa: [maláβi] or [maláwi]), officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, and Mozambique on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Malawi is over 118,000 km2 (45,560 sq mi) with an estimated population of 16,777,547 (July 2013 est.). Its capital is Lilongwe, which is also Malawi's largest city; the second largest is Blantyre and the third is Mzuzu. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name of the Nyanja people that inhabit the area. The country is also nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa".

Malawi is among the smallest countries in Africa. Lake Malawi takes about a third of Malawi's area.

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WHO says monkeypox not currently a global health emergency

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
GENEVA. The World Health Organization’s chief said Saturday that the monkeypox outbreak was a deeply concerning evolving threat but did not currently constitute a global health emergency ... A surge of monkeypox cases has been detected since early May outside of the West and Central African countries where the disease has long been endemic ... .......
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Detained Tunisia ex-PM Jebali hospitalized: lawyer

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
TUNIS. Tunisia’s former prime minister Hamadi Jebali, on hunger strike after being arrested earlier this week on money-laundering allegations, was rushed to intensive care on Saturday, his lawyer said ... Ennahdha has dismissed the allegations and said the arrest was part of a campaign of settling political scores ... .......
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G7 summit kicks off under shadow of Ukraine war, stagflation risk

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz welcomes leaders of the Group of Seven rich democracies on Sunday to a three-day summit in the Bavarian Alps overshadowed by the war in Ukraine and its far-reaching consequences, from energy shortages to a food crisis ... But Moscow was suspended in 2014 after it annexed Crimea from Ukraine ... .......
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Russians ‘fully occupy’ Severodonetsk, focus shifts to Lysychansk

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
KYIV/POKROVSK, Ukraine. Russian forces fully occupied the eastern Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk on Saturday, both sides said, confirming Kyiv’s biggest battlefield setback for more than a month following weeks of some of the war’s bloodiest fighting ... Pro-Russian separatists said Moscow’s forces were now attacking Lysychansk ... (REUTERS) ... (AFP) ... (AFP)....
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Anti-trafficking training held for Saudi Border Guard

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
RIYADH. The Human Rights Commission, in partnership with the UN International Organization for Migration, recently concluded a two-day anti-trafficking training program for the Kingdom’s Border Guard ... Mohamed El Zarkani, chief of mission of the IOM in Bahrain, said ... .......
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Saudi Arabia arrests 15,416 illegals in one week

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
RIYADH. Saudi authorities arrested 15,416 people in one week for breaching residency, work and border security regulations, according to an official report ... .......
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Arab News 26 Jun 2022
WASHINGTON. A chilling portrait of a US president who knew he’d lost an election but tried to steal it anyway has emerged in testimony on the Capitol assault, posing a perilous question. should prosecutors indict Donald Trump? ... “The odds are in favor of the Justice Department indicting Mr ... 6 attack on the U.S ... (AP) ... .......
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Bahrain to be first to connect with Saudi Arabia’s Seha Virtual Hospital

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
RIYADH. Bahrain is set to become the first country to sign up with Saudi Arabia’s Seha Virtual Hospital, the largest network of its kind in the world. Saudi Health Minister Fahad Al-Jalajel recently met his Bahraini counterpart Dr ... HIGHLIGHTS ... She also visited the command and control center ... to 5 p.m. clinic hours ... .......
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Diriyah, Jewel of the Kingdom: Saba Alkhamees: A rising star at DGDA

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
Saba Alkhamees has been the cultural programs senior officer at the Diriyah Gate Development Authority in Riyadh since September 2021. In her role, she has launched numerous cultural public programs aimed at raising awareness of Saudi Arabia’s cultural heritage through its tangible and intangible heritage ... .......
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Saudi minister attends university graduation ceremony in Riyadh

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
RIYADH. Saudi National Guard Minister Prince Abdullah bin Bandar on Thursday evening attended the graduation ceremony for students at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences ... He also thanked faculty members for their efforts ... .......
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Summer’s arrived so Boulevard Riyadh is the place to be

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
RIYADH. Now that summer has arrived and the school year ended, Boulevard Riyadh City is the place to be with activities for everyone. It’s best to go early because entry is free and the place will be packed. Doos Karting ... The pre-Formula 1 stage race lasts anywhere between five and eight laps on two tracks ... Takenda ... Adventure Park ... Upark ... Avalanche ... .......
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Classic diners serve up a ‘blast from the past’ on Jeddah Season’s City Walk

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
JEDDAH. Two classic 1950s-themed diner options from Hong Kong have made their way to Jeddah Season’s grand theme park, City Walk. With vintage music in the background, staff in “soda jerk” uniforms, and a one-page menu of burgers, fries and shakes, Burger Circus offers visitors a “blast from the past” experience ... HIGHLIGHT ... That’s Butter,” he said ... .......

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