28-Aug-2019 to 12:47

Uganda’s soldiers start receiving training from Japan on use of heavy equipment

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Japan instructors have embarked on training of Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) soldiers on the use of Heavy Engineering Equipment operations.

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26-Aug-2019 to 14:07

State of emergency in eastern Sudan

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Sudan declared a state of emergency in its Red Sea state after ethnic clashes left at least 16 people dead.

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26-Aug-2019 to 12:14

Museveni and Kiir discuss South Sudan transition

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — South Sudan president Salva Kiir has asked his nationals living in different as refugees to return home and be part of the ongoing peaceful transition in the country.

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21-Aug-2019 to 18:36

Chad closes borders with Libya, Sudan, CAR

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deye — Chad's Defense Minister, Mahamat Abali Sala, on Wednesday, announced the closure of his country’s land borders with Libya, Sudan and the Central African Republic (CAR) citing security reasons for the move.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:59

Burkina leader urges citizens to remain resolute against terrorism

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s president Roch Marc Christian Kaboré has invited his fellow citizen to “place themselves above the emotions” in the fight against terrorism, following the death of 24 soldiers in the attack on the Koutougou military base, located more than 200 km north of the capital, Ouagadougou.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:31

S/Sudan rivals discuss implementation of peace deal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Sudanese opposing parties are meeting in Addis Ababa to review the implementation of the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan (R-ARCSS).

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20-Aug-2019 to 20:56

Burkina's Koutougou attack death toll reaches 24

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) By Alban Kini — The latest death toll from Monday's raid by insurgents on an outpost of the Burkinabe military in the north of the country increased from ten to twenty-four soldiers, the army announced in a statement seen by APA on Tuesday.

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