MOZAMBIQUE | MOZAMBIQUE

24-Sep-2020 to 17:26

Mozambique requests EU support in anti-jihadist fight

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has formally written to the European Union to request logistical support and specialised training as it battles insurgents causing havoc in the north of the country.

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15-Sep-2020 to 10:34

Mozambique rights body demands probe of alleged army abuses

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) has raised the red flag over alleged abuses by members of the security forces and called on the government to urgently initiate a probe into the extrajudicial killings.

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10-Sep-2020 to 08:51

Rights group urges Mozambique to probe alleged extrajudicial killings

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Rights group Amnesty International has called on the Mozambican authorities to launch an independent probe into alleged torture and extrajudicial executions of civilians by the country’s security force.

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28-Aug-2020 to 08:29

Militants behead seven on Mozambique’s Nhonge island - Report

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Suspected Islamic terrorists have beheaded seven people in Mozambique’s Nhonge island in the strife-torn Cabo Delgado province to the north of the country, APA learnt here on Friday.

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25-Aug-2020 to 08:21

Nyusi orders probe into arson attack on Mozambique newspaper

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi says he has ordered an investigation into Sunday’s arson attack on the offices of a privately owned investigative newspaper based in the capital Maputo.

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24-Aug-2020 to 17:40

Rights group slams arson attack on Mozambique media house

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A group of unknown assailants torched the offices of Maputo-based Canal de Moçambique on Sunday night in a development condemned by a media freedom rights group.

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24-Aug-2020 to 10:24

Total, Mozambique ink security pact for LNG project

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — French oil firm Total has signed an agreement with the Mozambican government to protect a multi-billion-dollar natural gas project located in the conflict-hit north of the country, the company announced on Monday.

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