SECURITE | SECURITY

19-May-2019 to 18:54

Nigerian peacekeeper in Mali shot dead

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The United Nations has said one of its Nigerian peacekeepers in Mali has been shot dead and another injured when gunmen attacked the northern city of Timbuktu.

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19-May-2019 to 18:32

Seven S/African tourists injured in Cairo explosion

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A roadside bomb exploded in Egypt on Sunday, injuring seven South Africans who were among 17 tourists whose bus was targeted near the Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza outside the capital Cairo, near where the famous pyramids are situated.

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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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