SECURITE | SECURITY

01-Feb-2023 to 16:29

Terrorism dominates East African security summit

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Terrorism has been the main theme as East African leaders meet in a security summit in Mogadishu, Somalia on Wednesday to assess their collective approach to deal with the security challenges posed by al-Shabaab.

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01-Feb-2023 to 13:29

Egypt and Mauritania mull closer security ties

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has met Mauritania's with Defense minister Hanena Ould Sidi to discuss closer collaboration on security.

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31-Jan-2023 to 17:54

Ethiopia: Unidentified gunmen kill Chinese in Oromia State

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — One Chinese national has been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Ethiopia's Oromia region, the Chinese Embassy in Ethiopia confirmed on Tuesday.

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31-Jan-2023 to 17:31

Colonel denies role in Guinea stadium massacre

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — In Guinea, the trial of the 28 September 2009 massacre continues against the backdrop of revelations and accusations between leaders of the former military junta, the National Council for Democracy and Development (CNDD).

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31-Jan-2023 to 12:34

Burkina: 30 killed in multiple terror attacks

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has been hit by deadly terrorist attacks in several parts of the country, reports said on Tuesday.

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31-Jan-2023 to 11:58

SADC: Geingob calls out Eswatini for ‘sporadic acts of violence’

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has expressed concern at ongoing and sporadic acts of violence in Eswatini, urging stakeholders in the troubled kingdom on Tuesday to find common ground at the negotiating table.

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30-Jan-2023 to 09:25

Shabaab under the cosh as commanders killed

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The pressure on al-Shabaab could never be greater after several of its outfield commanders and scores of their foot soldiers were liquidated by a lethal combination of Somali military raids and US precision strikes.

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