SECURITE | SECURITY

23-Nov-2022 to 16:32

Islamic State closing in on Mali's Gao

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The jihadists who have been active in Mali since 2012 are gaining strength and gathering momentum in the north of the country.

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22-Nov-2022 to 13:31

DRC military probes Rwanda border shooting

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Defences attachés accredited to Rwanda were led to a site visit to witness the circumstances of an incident in which a DR Congo soldier was shot dead in Rubavu District at ‘Petite Barrière’, a military source disclosed Tuesday in Kigali.

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21-Nov-2022 to 20:01

Sahel: Uncertainty clouds IS leader's death

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The Nigerien Iliassou Djibo, nicknamed Petit Chaporé, was killed in late October in a fratricidal skirmish between jihadists active in the Sahel.

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17-Nov-2022 to 16:22

African peacekeepers quitting Mali

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Peacekeepers from Cote d’Ivoire are among those quitting Mali just nine months into their role.

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16-Nov-2022 to 19:26

UK justifies troop pull-out from Mali

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The British government accuses the Malian authorities of not being willing to work to ensure lasting stability and security in the West African country.

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16-Nov-2022 to 17:43

Burkina junta leader rejigs the army

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Captain Ibrahim Traore has signed several decrees reorganizing the country’s National Armed Forces (FAN).

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15-Nov-2022 to 18:13

Ivorian contingent pulls out of MINUSMA

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Faced with Bamako’s intransigence to release its soldiers accused of mercenarism, Cote d’Ivoire has announced the gradual “withdrawal” of its troops from the MINUSMA.

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