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21-Mar-2019 to 23:10

Juba: Clashes inside UN camp, 12 injured

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — At least twelve people have been injured and five houses burnt down following a skirmish between peacekeepers and displaced civilians at the UN protection site in Juba, South Sudan, anonymous sources have said.

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21-Mar-2019 to 19:23

Chad military chopper missing

APA-Ndjamena (Chad) — A spokesman of the military in Chad, Colonel Azzaim has confirmed the disappearance of a helicopter belonging to the Chadian National Army (ANT).

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21-Mar-2019 to 15:31

197 Nigerian troops trained for Gambia mission

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Army has trainied 197 soldiers and officers ahead of their deployment to The Gambia for a peacekeeping mission, a statement from the military disclosed on Thursday.

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20-Mar-2019 to 16:59

Botswana mulls army peacekeeping role abroad

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Wednesday that he is considering sending troops on peacekeeping missions in the region.

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18-Mar-2019 to 19:00

Mali: 23 soldiers die in weekend raid

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Twenty-three Malian soldiers were killed in an attack targeting their camp in Dioura in the middle of the country on Sunday central, APA learned Monday from the military.

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18-Mar-2019 to 15:38

Mali: Deserting army colonel accused of plotting weekend attack

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — The Malian army has accused Colonel Ba Ag Moussa, of being behind last weekend’s attack in Dioura, in the centre of the country.

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15-Mar-2019 to 18:50

Mauritania condemns New Zealand mosque carnage

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — The Mauritanian government has issued a statement on Friday strongly condemning the attacks on two mosques in New Zealand, which claimed the lives of some fifty people and injured 20 others.

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