19-May-2019 to 13:18

Egypt bomb rocks tourist bus, several injured

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — A huge bomb has gone off in the Egyptian tourist resort of Giza, targeting a bus used to carry holidaymakers to nearby pyramids.

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19-May-2019 to 09:42

IS strikes Libya oil facility, two killed

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Armed militants of the Islamic State have attacked the Zuetina oil field in Libya's southern city of Zallah, killing two people.

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18-May-2019 to 15:30

IGAD: Terrorism 'back with a vengeance'

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A transnational security threat from terrorism has been re-emerging in the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) region with a vengeance, requiring a bold new regional approach to counteracting it, a senior official of the bloc has suggested.

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18-May-2019 to 10:55

Kenyan navy in Mozambique to acquire maritime experience

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Kenyan navy has arrived in the Mozambican capital, Maputo to gather experiences in maritime wars, APA can report Saturday.

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17-May-2019 to 12:50

Lawyers of Uganda’s ex-warlord want June hearing dates at the ICC changed

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The defense team of Dominic Ongwen , a former commander of Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebel outfit, have asked judges at the Hague based Inteernational Criminal Court (ICC)to change the schedule of hearings for June to accommodate Ongwen’s mental health needs.

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17-May-2019 to 12:38

Italian Carabinieri to train police units of Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Italian Carabinieri is training of police units in Rwanda and Burundi within the framework of the cooperation programme between the Italian Embassy in Kampala, the Police Corps of both countries and the General Command of the Carabinieri.

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16-May-2019 to 14:10

UN envoy extols Mauritania’s national security

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania is an example to follow in terms of stability, in a region dealing with major security challenges, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for Africa and the Sahel region (UNOWAS), Mohamed Ibn Chambas said on Wednesday in Nouakchott.

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