30-Mar-2021 to 18:32

Rwanda deploys 80 police officers for peacekeeping mission in South Sudan

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A contingent of 80 Rwandan police officers on Tuesday departed for a one-year peacekeeping mission under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:29

Targeted attacks continue to claim ethnic Amhara people in central Ethiopia: Off...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Targeted attacks have continued to claim ethnic Amhara people in Eferata and Gedim district in Ethiopia’s Amhara Regional State, a day after a peace conference was held to end targeted attacks, an official has said.

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30-Mar-2021 to 07:10

S/Africa accounts for 43 nationals in besieged Mozambique town

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African High Commission in Maputo has managed to account for a total of 43 South Africans affected by the recent attacks in northern Mozambique, a senior official said on Tuesday.

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30-Mar-2021 to 06:48

Islamic State claims capture of Mozambican town

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Islamic State group claimed on Monday that it had captured Mozambique’s coastal town of Palma following days of fighting.

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29-Mar-2021 to 14:25

Major humanitarian crisis looms as thousands flee Mozambique fighting

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A humanitarian crisis is looming in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province amid reports that thousands of people are fleeing jihadist attacks in the region’s besieged Palma town, which is home to a multi-billion-dollar gas project being developed by a consortium led by French oil and gas major Total.

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29-Mar-2021 to 12:44

Attacks on two army positions in C/d’Ivoire kill 4

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — Two attacks were perpetrated on Sunday night against Ivorian army positions in Kafolo (Kong) and Tehini (Bouna), near the border with Burkina Faso, leaving at least four people dead.

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28-Mar-2021 to 09:18

Unknown number of Amhara people killed in ethnically motivated attacks in Southe...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Unknown number of Amhara people were killed in ethnically motivated attacks in Gura-Ferda district in Bench – Sheka zone of South Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region (SNNPR) of Ethiopia, APA can report on Saturday.

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