CONFLITS | CONFLICTS

17-May-2022 to 13:12

Mali junta "foils attempted coup"

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The announcement of a thwarted putsch comes 24 hours after Mali withdrew from the G5 Sahel, in protest against its failure to assume the rotating presidency of this organization.

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17-May-2022 to 12:59

G5 Sahel: EU rues Mali withdrawal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Abdou Cisse - — Mali’s decision to withdraw from the G5 Sahel has caused a reaction from the European Union (EU).

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21-Apr-2022 to 14:23

No recruitment for Ukraine conflict - Ethiopian govt

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has slammed reports suggesting the recruitment of its citizens to fight on the side of Russia in its ongoing military campaign in Ukraine.

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08-Apr-2022 to 11:11

S/Africa: Ramaphosa slams anti-immigrant violence

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that criminality would not be condoned in the country following the death of a Zimbabwean national as police arrested 54 people in the troubled Johannesburg township of Diepsloot.

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15-Mar-2022 to 16:54

Ukraine war catalyst for global famine - UN

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The price of grain has already exceeded the cost of the same commodity at the beginning of the Arab Spring in 2011 and the 2007-2008 food riots, the UN warns.

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14-Mar-2022 to 15:23

IDPs fleeing Casamance flare-up stream into Gambia

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Internally Displaced Persons from southern Senegal have been finding their way into neighbouring Gambia following skirmishes between Senegalese forces and Casamance rebels on Sunday.

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14-Mar-2022 to 14:16

Ukraine conflict: Is African gas an alternative for Europe?

APA – Dakar (Senegal) — As the world considers becoming less dependent on Russian gas in the wake of its costly invasion of Ukraine, is Africa's share of this precious commodity estimated at 221.6 trillion cubic feet suddenly part of 'the energy solution Europe so desperately needs?.

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