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EMM Index Search: Search results from European Media MonitorBoko Haram attacks in Nigeria and Chad condemned by Security CouncilSecurity Council condemns Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria, ChadWater Running Out in Yemen‘Roots of conflict’ must be addressed to defeat Boko Haram, says top UN rights officialRights chief leads call to take action on Boko Haram “carnage”Nigerians Vote Out Sitting PresidentBoko Haram ‘weakened’ but still committing ‘horrendous’ acts, says UN regional envoyNigeria Election Winner Is…Special session announced at UN rights body on Boko Haram abusesNigerians urged to conduct peaceful elections on SaturdayNews in Brief 26 March 2015 (PM)Nigerians urged to conduct peaceful elections on SaturdayCameroon grateful for ICAO aviation security capacity-building assistance as Boko Haram threats continue to evolveSenior UN official meets with Nigerian refugees in northern CameroonNews in Brief 24 March 2015 (AM)Going cold Turkey: African migrants in Istanbul see hopes turn sourAnti-Semitic French entertainer found guilty of condoning terrorismUN officials say suffering in Nigeria ‘immense,’ warn of regional humanitarian crisisChina becomes world’s number three arms exporterCouncil conclusions on the Gulf of Guinea action plan 2015-2020Nigeran Refugees Seeking Safety and Shelter in Cameroon“Many people died in our village – we were lucky to be amongst those who could escape.” Goma, Nigeran refugee seeking safety and shelter in CameroonTantalizingly Close to a Peace Accord in MaliWhat does the Boko Haram/IS alliance mean?What does the Boko Haram/ISIS alliance mean?

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Please acknowledge EMM when (re)using this materialhttp://emm.newsbrief.eu/NewsBrief/dynamic?page=1&edition=&queryType=advanced&atLeast=cameroon&lang=en&feedname=igad&feedname=osce&feedname=wfp&feedname=eppgroup&feedname=consilium-europa&feedname=dg-comm-en&feedname=dg-comm-photos&feedname=pse&feedname=Cor-EN&feedname=gue-ngl&feedname=echo&feedname=iaea&feedname=law&feedname=un-az&feedname=cpac&feedname=earthquake-report&feedname=europarl&feedname=fao-en&feedname=giews&feedname=gc&feedname=ghana-gov&feedname=gov-rw&feedname=mfa-en&feedname=Infopak-en&feedname=nna-en&feedname=oecd-nea&feedname=oecdobserver&feedname=oic-oci&feedname=TheGovernmentOfBotswana&feedname=unodc&feedname=elections&feedname=icao-en&feedname=icj-cij&feedname=commongroundnews-en&feedname=homelandsecuritynewswire&feedname=ukba&feedname=usaid&feedname=un-org&feedname=undispatch&feedname=state-gov&feedname=sec&feedname=irinnews&feedname=unmultimedia-en&feedname=Whitehouse&sourceCountry=AF&sourceCountry=AO&sourceCountry=DZ&sourceCountry=AI&sourceCountry=AG&sourceCountry=AR&sourceCountry=AM&sourceCountry=AW&sourceCountry=AU&sourceCountry=AT&sourceCountry=AZ&sourceCountry=BS&sourceCountry=BH&sourceCountry=BD&sourceCountry=BB&sourceCountry=BY&sourceCountry=BE&sourceCountry=BZ&sourceCountry=BJ&sourceCountry=BM&sourceCountry=BT&sourceCountry=BO&sourceCountry=BA&sourceCountry=BW&sourceCountry=BR&sourceCountry=BG&sourceCountry=BF&sourceCountry=BI&sourceCountry=KH&sourceCountry=CM&sourceCountry=CA&sourceCountry=CV&sourceCountry=KY&sourceCountry=CF&sourceCountry=TD&sourceCountry=CL&sourceCountry=CN&sourceCountry=CO&sourceCountry=KM&sourceCountry=CR&sourceCountry=HR&sourceCountry=CU&sourceCountry=CY&sourceCountry=CZ&sourceCountry=DK&sourceCountry=DJ&sourceCountry=DO&sourceCountry=EC&sourceCountry=EG&sourceCountry=SV&sourceCountry=ER&sourceCountry=EE&sourceCountry=ET&sourceCountry=FK&sourceCountry=FJ&sourceCountry=FI&sourceCountry=FR&sourceCountry=GF&sourceCountry=PF&sourceCountry=GA&sourceCountry=GM&sourceCountry=GE&sourceCountry=DE&sourceCountry=GH&sourceCountry=GR&sourceCountry=GU&sourceCountry=GT&sourceCountry=GN&sourceCountry=GW&sourceCountry=GY&sourceCountry=HT&sourceCountry=HN&sourceCountry=HK&sourceCountry=HU&sourceCountry=XX&sourceCountry=IS&sourceCountry=IN&sourceCountry=ID&sourceCountry=IR&sourceCountry=IE&sourceCountry=IL&sourceCountry=IT&sourceCountry=CI&sourceCountry=JM&sourceCountry=JP&sourceCountry=JO&sourceCountry=KZ&sourceCountry=KE&sourceCountry=KW&sourceCountry=KG&sourceCountry=LA&sourceCountry=LV&sourceCountry=LB&sourceCountry=LR&sourceCountry=LY&sourceCountry=LI&sourceCountry=LT&sourceCountry=LU&sourceCountry=MK&sourceCountry=MG&sourceCountry=MW&sourceCountry=MY&sourceCountry=MV&sourceCountry=ML&sourceCountry=MT&sourceCountry=MR&sourceCountry=MU&sourceCountry=YT&sourceCountry=MX&sourceCountry=MD&sourceCountry=MC&sourceCountry=MN&sourceCountry=MS&sourceCountry=ME&sourceCountry=MA&sourceCountry=MZ&sourceCountry=NA&sourceCountry=NP&sourceCountry=NL&sourceCountry=AN&sourceCountry=NC&sourceCountry=NZ&sourceCountry=NI&sourceCountry=NE&sourceCountry=NG&sourceCountry=KP&sourceCountry=MP&sourceCountry=NO&sourceCountry=OM&sourceCountry=PK&sourceCountry=PS&sourceCountry=PA&sourceCountry=PY&sourceCountry=PE&sourceCountry=PH&sourceCountry=PL&sourceCountry=PT&sourceCountry=QA&sourceCountry=CG&sourceCountry=RO&sourceCountry=RU&sourceCountry=RW&sourceCountry=RE&sourceCountry=VC&sourceCountry=WS&sourceCountry=SA&sourceCountry=SN&sourceCountry=SC&sourceCountry=GB&sourceCountry=US&sourceCountry=IQhttp://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/04/boko-haram-attacks-in-nigeria-and-chad-condemned-by-security-council/After fighting began between Nigerian forces and Boko Haram, a family from Borno state fled to Niger. Photo: UNHCR/C. Arnaud. The recent attacks perpetrated by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria and Chad have been strongly condemned by the Several people were killed and injured in attacks by Boko….Tue, 07 Apr 2015 23:27:00 +0200unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-d41dbf979737ff5e25e914e42fb9d30eUNbodiesTerroristAttackSecurityCouncilSecurity13.5142 2.120395.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.17992412.1041 15.050511.8770129375692 13.1363129000039http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=505117 April 2015 #150 The members of the United Nations Security Council condemned today in the strongest terms the spate of recent terrorist attacks perpetrated by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria and Chad. In a press statement, Council members extended their condolences to the families of the victims….Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:36:00 +0200un-orgenun-org-ad5d02d4b0e791aebf9655487b6cc2e5UNbodiesSecurityCouncil5.69729216494354 12.74293477933312.1041 15.050511.8770129375692 13.1363129000039http://www.undispatch.com/36234/Among other things, a lack of diesel fuel has caused water pumps in major urban centers to stop functioning. “According to the United Nations and humanitarian aid agencies, major urban centers, including the southern city of Aden, which has a population of about 1 million, may run out of drinking water.Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:56:00 +0200undispatchenundispatch-737a9af789dbb537de2206022794b873ConflictUNbodiesEchoImmigrationFoodSafety5.69729216494354 12.74293477933335.2086 110.7274.85 31.628.5687 77.216811.8770129375692 13.136312900003912.8308112039327 44.812191309553623.7099 90.407133.4548482172826 37.023326287745910.49605 -66.89827740.4422 -3.6909738.9051 -77.0162-1.2702 36.8041-4.32084 15.2987http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=50474. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein addresses a special session of the Human Rights Council on Boko Haram. UN Photo /Jean-Marc Ferré. 1 April 2015 #150 Expansive economic, social and political opportunities are key to reducing Nigeria’s smouldering ethnic and sectarian….Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:14:00 +0200un-orgenun-org-dfc833d59d58f3db9a048cf13ae4dec0UNbodiesSocietyImmigrationTerroristAttack13.30962 12.610925.69729216494354 12.74293477933313.12306 13.8806146.20153 6.166666713.69661 13.3158312.1041 15.0505http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/04/rights-chief-leads-call-to-take-action-on-boko-haram-carnage/Nigerian refugees rest in the Cameroon town of Mora after fleeing Boko Haram attacks. Photo: UNHCR/D. Mbaoirem. Boko Haram’s “despicable and wanton carnage” must be stopped, the UN’s human rights chief said on Wednesday, amid signs that it was taking on a “disturbing regional dimension”.Wed, 01 Apr 2015 12:36:00 +0200unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-2e3dfdfc4082701fa4649d4be35217e7UNbodies13.5142 2.120395.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.17992446.20153 6.1666667http://www.undispatch.com/nigerians-vote-sitting-president/We’d normally go with an April Fools headline. But Goodluck Jonathan’s concession to Muhammadu Buhari is a critically important moment in African history. Our poor attempts at humor just wouldn’t seem justified. This is the first time in Nigeria -Africa’s largest democracy- that an incumbent peacefully ceded an election to his opposition.Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:49:00 +0200undispatchenundispatch-649ad11db74998f32180c6c506878e05Iraq-EUFisheriesFightagainstFraudCommunicableDiseasesTurkey-EUUNbodiesMarketFRA-EUEU-AsiaPolicyEnvironmentPolicyFightagainstFraudPolicyFisheries39.9293 32.85339.55038 -13.67165.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.17992433.334 44.397833.887189 35.51340435.7745 51.447733.5193 36.313548.8521 2.3489929.3286826161311 47.579425130785938.9051 -77.016230.0779 31.25082.04118 45.3441-1.2702 36.80418.48612 -13.239131.9494 35.9329http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=5045930 March 2015 #150 As the Security Council met this morning to discuss threats to international peace and security caused by terrorism, top United Nations officials briefed the 15-member body on the impact of Boko Haram in Nigeria and beyond, warning of the group’s intensified violence and brutality.Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:40:00 +0200un-orgenun-org-02a11ad1c7d72d85555afd2bf25bf17dConflictUNbodiesEchoSecurityCouncilSociety13.30962 12.610925.69729216494354 12.74293477933333.334 44.397811.10358 13.7193634.0 36.012.1041 15.0505http://www.undispatch.com/nigeria-election-winner/It’s still too soon to tell. Some news reports suggest that the results will be released today. Others suggest that final results will be announced on Tuesday. In either case, the election was largely peaceful, except for a few instances. In one notable incident, election commission headquarters were torched in the heavily disputed Rivers state.Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:54:00 +0200undispatchenundispatch-3b1ef5398c35a97bf40defe3a31e1d4eImmigrationConflictEchoUNbodiesTerroristAttackCommunicableDiseases9.55038 -13.67165.69729216494354 12.742934779333-26.615959 30.665154.365856 18.5623431.837038 35.44053848.8521 2.34899-25.9622 32.573733.5193 36.313528.5687 77.2168-35.3499 149.04212.8308112039327 44.812191309553652.5163 13.327622.4222282068564 114.15792523355741.8955 12.490651.4879 -0.177998-16.7090871781643 -64.66515725475874.80615404188975 6.507714688270931.9494 35.9329http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/03/special-session-announced-at-un-rights-body-on-boko-haram-abuses/Refugees in Diffa, Niger, who fled Boko Haram violence in Nigeria. Photo: OCHA/Franck Kuwonu. The UN’s human rights watchdog is to hold a special session on abuses linked to the separatist militia group known as Boko Haram, it announced Friday. The development follows a request from the Algerian….Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:34:00 +0100unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-91e219046404bba57ed0d5b025c437f8UNbodiesTerroristAttackSociety5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.17992446.20153 6.166666712.1041 15.0505http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/03/nigerians-urged-to-conduct-peaceful-elections-on-saturday/A group of Nigerian refugees rest in the Cameroon town of Mora after fleeing armed attacks. Photo: UNHCR/D. Mbaoire. Nigerian leaders and their supporters have been urged to refrain from violence during general elections due to take place on Saturday. The call has been made by the head of the UN Office for West Africa ( ) Mohammed Ibn Chambas.Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:48:00 +0100unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-2e9d40f063fba6e91c7e3e4e73ace3fcSecurityCouncilUNbodies5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.179924http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/03/news-in-brief-26-march-2015-pm/The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, President of Afghanistan. UN Photo/Evan Schneider. Afghan President meets UN Secretary-General. President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai of Afghanistan on Thursday visited the United Nations for the first time since becoming the Asian country’s leader.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 23:27:00 +0100unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-758c2c114b1a63a43a4a467905876f26ImmigrationUNSecretaryGeneralTerroristAttackUNbodies34.5309 69.1367575.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.1799244.365856 18.56234http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/03/nigerians-urged-to-conduct-peaceful-elections-on-saturday/A group of Nigerian refugees rest in the Cameroon town of Mora after fleeing armed attacks. Photo: UNHCR/D. Mbaoire. Nigerian leaders and their supporters have been urged to refrain from violence during general elections due to take place on Saturday. The call has been made by the head of the UN Office for West Africa ( ) Mohammed Ibn Chambas.Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:19:00 +0100unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-64464a543814183bd2cb343dc7daa10cSecurityCouncilUNbodies5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.179924http://www.icao.int/Newsroom/Pages/Cameroon-grateful-for-ICAO-aviation-security-capacity-building-assistance-as-boko-haram-threats-continue-to-evolve.aspxMONTRÉAL, 24 March 2015 – Stressing the importance of bolstering local and regional aviation security in the face of evolving threats from terrorist groups such as Boko Haram, the Republic of Cameroon’s Minister of Transport, the Honourable Professor Robert Nkili, expressed his State’s deep….Tue, 24 Mar 2015 22:55:00 +0100icao-enenicao-en-a26445f525cab9c0bc1ea2c383702b71UNbodies13.5142 2.120395.69729216494354 12.74293477933311.17698 5.38460212.1041 15.0505http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=5041524 March 2015 #150 The United Nations refugee chief António Guterres began a two-day visit to Cameroon today to see the impact of the displacement crises in neighbouring Nigeria and Central African Republic (CAR), which have sent over hundreds of thousands fleeing for safety.Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:41:00 +0100un-orgenun-org-5fe87b7e315f5445bc010146bd350509ImmigrationUNbodies5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.1799244.365856 18.5623446.20153 6.1666667http://www.unmultimedia.org/radio/english/2015/03/news-in-brief-24-march-2015-am/Rows of tents in the Borgop refugee-hosting site, Adamawa region, Cameroon. UNHCR/M.Poletto (file) UN refugee chief visits refugees in Cameroon. Some of the thousands of refugees from Nigeria and the Central African Republic in Cameroon are being visited by the Antonio Guterres has started a….Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:01:00 +0100unmultimedia-enenunmultimedia-en-39f9640a6f1fa97e6b47400654f9ae20TerroristAttackImmigrationUNbodiesConflict5.69729216494354 12.74293477933315.36144 44.209499-13.9826 33.77384.365856 18.56234http://www.IRINnews.org/report/101259/going-cold-turkey-african-migrants-in-istanbul-see-hopes-turn-sourISTANBUL, 20 March 2015 (IRIN) – In a nondescript cafe in one of Istanbul’s more rundown neighbourhoods, migrants from Africa watch a Congolese soccer match as Afro-pop music blasts in the background. “We feel comfortable in here, everyone is from Cameroon or Congo,” Patrick, the leader of an informal Cameroonian community organization, told IRIN.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:47:00 +0100irinnewsenirinnews-f41e1c735c377f704b0864c7d3fd8e32UNbodiesExternalAffairsImmigrationFRA-EUPolicyDevelopmentPolicyEconomicPolicyHumanitarianAidPolicyJusticeFreedom41.2075554756874 28.527603733817255.596039 13.022785.69729216494354 12.74293477933341.2527801018164 26.61224788705642.04118 45.344133.5193 36.3135-4.32084 15.298737.944 23.652938.4836141506775 27.3031058836676http://www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com/dr20150320-antisemitic-french-entertainer-found-guilty-of-condoning-terrorismTwo separate French courts, on Wednesday and Thursday, found anti-Semitic entertainer Dieudonné M’bala M’bala guilty in two separate cases. In one case he was convicted of supporting terrorism by posting a sympathetic message on his Facebook page about Amedy Coulibaly, the gunman who killed four people in January at a kosher supermarket.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 05:17:00 +0100homelandsecuritynewswireenhomelandsecuritynewswire-996efe6281469c9f263dde4174ce4278TerroristAttackConsumers5.69729216494354 12.74293477933348.8521 2.34899http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=5037619 March 2015 #150 Amid ongoing fighting between Government forces and Boko Haram insurgents, the effects of the crisis in north-eastern Nigeria are increasingly reverberating across the region, two senior United Nations humanitarian officials said today, as they urged international donors to ramp up financial support for relief efforts.Thu, 19 Mar 2015 21:22:00 +0100un-orgenun-org-6b39f65856e9bb47f0fd33e2af7b55baConflictUNbodies13.5142 2.120395.69729216494354 12.74293477933340.6222 -73.987812.1041 15.05059.238778 12.46473http://nna-leb.gov.lb/en/show-news/41721/China-becomes-world-39-number-three-arms-exporterNNA – China has eased ahead of Germany and France to become the world’s number three arms exporter after the United States and Russia, a Stockholm-based think-tank said Monday. The volume of the multi-billion dollar world arms trade rose 16 percent during the period 2010 to 2014 over the previous….Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:37:00 +0100nna-enennna-en-230a9e0798bf21377c5e1117aa5b9e4824.63468 46.71791136.7658 3.031945.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.17992435.2086 110.72748.8521 2.3489916.8722 96.124937.5424 126.93528.5687 77.216855.7388 37.666523.7099 90.407152.5163 13.327634.015 -6.8327233.718151 73.06054738.9051 -77.016250.4482 30.5021http://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2015/03/16-council-conclusions-gulf-guinea-action-plan-2015-2020/1. The Council adopts today the annexed Gulf of Guinea Action Plan 2015-2020 that outlines the European Union’s support to the efforts of the region and its coastal states to address the many challenges of maritime security and organised crime. As with the Strategy, adopted on 17 March 2014, this….Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:05:00 +0100consilium-europaenconsilium-europa-7f2cac5ac68f216133f418bb616ef574MarketImmigrationFisheriesFRA-EUPolicyFisheries9.55038 -13.67165.69729216494354 12.742934779333http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-helps-refugees-cameroon-escape-violenceMinawao Camp, Northern Cameroon – They arrive on motorbikes, donkeys and on foot. Many have travelled for days, under rough conditions, before arriving in Cameroon. WFP is providing vital food and nutritional support to refugees who escaped recent fighting in Nigeria, and who continue to arrive every day to Minawao camp.Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:36:00 +0100wfpenwfp-eb399dcba0a485379a760385da285a77ImmigrationEcho5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.179924http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-helps-refugees-cameroon-escape-violenceMinawao Camp, Northern Cameroon – They arrive on motorbikes, donkeys and on foot. Many have travelled for days, under rough conditions, before arriving in Cameroon. WFP is providing vital food and nutritional support to refugees who escaped recent fighting in Nigeria, and who continue to arrive every day to Minawao camp.Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:09:00 +0100wfpenwfp-13ae46ba3df0895cdbbc1b42cbb489a0ImmigrationEcho5.69729216494354 12.7429347793339.172945 7.179924http://www.undispatch.com/tantalizingly-close-peace-accord-mali/An accord between the government and northern rebels is close at hand, but some deep challenges remain. “Hundreds of protesters rallied for a second day Wednesday in the northern Malian town of Kidal against a preliminary, U.N.-brokered peace proposal, as Tuareg separatist leaders gathered to….Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:37:00 +0100undispatchenundispatch-43c052f40490c4e5163919e158fb471eUNbodiesPeaceKeepingPolicyExternalRelations44.051389 -94.837778-18.90765 47.5276796.81842 -5.282625.69729216494354 12.74293477933342.174444 -70.8841679.172945 7.17992448.506908 130.59170534.588501 -94.25119840.6222 -73.987818.444309 1.4015230.322805 32.5748http://www.IRINnews.org/report/101215/what-does-the-boko-haram-is-alliance-meanNAIROBI, 10 March 2015 (IRIN) – Nigeria’s insurgent group Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati wal-Jihad (People Committed to the Propagation of the Prophet’s Teachings and Jihad), better known as Boko Haram, has declared allegiance to Islamic State (IS), the group formerly known as ISIS.Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:35:00 +0100irinnewsenirinnews-b285c93fe22990a551b42dabb5153858TerroristAttack13.5142 2.1203941.585579 34.64503136.7658 3.0319414.46399 32.1212015.69729216494354 12.74293477933333.334 44.397830.0779 31.250811.10358 13.719362.04118 45.344134.0 36.033.5193 36.313532.8711 13.1812.1041 15.0505

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