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    09-Jan-2018 to 13:00

    G5 Sahel to set up trust fund

    APA-Bamako (Mali) — The creation of a trust fund is one of the main decisions of the G5 Sahel joint ministerial meeting that ended Monday night in Bamako, APA can report.

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    08-Jan-2018 to 12:54

    Senegal in two-day national mourning, after Casamance attack

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The presidency in Dakar has decreed two days of national mourning to start on Monday in memory of the 13 victims of Saturday’s armed attack in Casamance southern Senegal.

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    07-Jan-2018 to 12:56

    Senegal: Dakar gov’t calls for calm, promises security in Casamance

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The government of Senegal, in response to the shooting of 13 youths in Casamance by armed individuals on Saturday, has appealed for calm in the southern region, asking the inhabitants “not to yield to fear”, while reiterating its "commitment to maintain order and security throughout the national territory.”

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    07-Jan-2018 to 12:50

    Armed men kill 13 civilians in South Senegal

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Armed men believed to belong to the rebel Movement of Democratic Forces of Casamance (MFDC) on Saturday killed 13 people and wounded seven others in the Casamance region of southern Senegal.

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    06-Jan-2018 to 12:43

    South Sudan: Monitoring body investigates ceasefire violations

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The Ceasefire and Transitional Security Arrangements Monitoring Mechanism (CTSAMM) has launched investigations into reports of violations of the Cessation of Hostilities in South Sudan.

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    05-Jan-2018 to 11:08

    S/Sudan: This week is deadline for political detainees release

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The parties to the agreement on the cessation of hostilities have up to the end of this week to release all prisoners of war and political detainees, under the deal.

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    04-Jan-2018 to 09:48

    South Sudan: SPLA says it recorded 8 violations of ceasefire

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) has said it recorded eight violations of the Cessation of Hostilities agreement in different parts of the country, since it was signed in Addis Ababa last month.

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