The Africa watchRussian, Chinese inroads in Africa; French intelligence & Rwanda genocide; Africa is an opportunity for the world, and morePublished 11 February 2019· Security breakdown at this U.S. embassy echoes Benghazi
Armed extremists, notably Boko Haram militants, have contributed to a decade-long humanitarian crisis in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe (BAY) states, that has spilled over into the Lake Chad region.“Since November we’ve seen 59,200 [displaced],&rd…
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“As we trekked, they kept on telling us that they don’t want us to go to school again,” says 15-year-old Martha Lum, four weeks after being released by the armed gunmen who kidnapped her along with 78 other children and staff members …
The European Parliament,
– having regard to its resolutions of 17 January 2013(1)
and 12 September 2013(2)
on the situation in the Central African Republic,
– having regard to UN Security Council resolutions 2088 (20…
The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.**Lebanon
I just got a note from our colleagues at UNIFIL (United Nations Interim Force) in Lebanon, so I will …