SECURITE | SECURITY

27-Mar-2019 to 12:02

S/African army denies knowledge of Botswana coup plot

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) on Wednesday refuted reports that it tipped off the Botswana authorities about a military takeover that was allegedly being planned in the neighbouring country.

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27-Mar-2019 to 11:17

Sudan hails US Supreme Court decision over USS Cole bombing

APA-Khartoum-Sudan — Sudan has hailed American supreme court rule on Tuesday that prevented American sailors injured of USS Cole bombing from collecting $314.7 million in damage from the government of Sudan .

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26-Mar-2019 to 13:19

ICRC condemns Mali massacre, urges restraint

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has unreservedly condemned last weekend’s incident in central Mali in which 100 people were massacred.

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25-Mar-2019 to 12:01

Cameroon closes schools amid increased insecurity

APA-Douala (Cameroon) — One hundred and ten public and private pre-school, primary and secondary schools have been closed in the northern part of Cameroon due to insecurity, APA learned on Monday from local authorities.

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24-Mar-2019 to 09:49

Eight children killed in Sudan explosion

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — Eight children have been killed in an explosion in the Sudanese city of Omdurman, police said in a statement on Saturday.

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23-Mar-2019 to 13:24

Rwandan court frees 22 suspected jihadists

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan High Court has released 22 suspected jihadists who were arrested in 2016 over their alleged involvment in terrorist attacks in the country, a judicial source confirmed to APA in Kigali on Saturday.

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22-Mar-2019 to 13:08

Cameroon secessionists free 20 kidnapped students

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Twenty students from the University of Buea, southwestern Cameroon, were released after spending 48 hours in captivity in the hands of secessionist rebels, security sources told APA on Friday.

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