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25-Mar-2021 to 13:21

Mozambican troops launch offensive against Jihadist insurgents

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s security forces have launched an offensive to expel Jihadist militants from a town in the strife-torn northern Cabo Delgado province, the Ministry of Defence announced on Thursday.

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25-Mar-2021 to 08:08

Eritrean forces deployed inside disputed Ethio-Sudanese territory-UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Eritrean forces are present inside disputed territory that straddles the border between Ethiopia and Sudan, according to the United Nations.

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24-Mar-2021 to 23:11

Grievous crimes committed in Tigray- Rights commission

APA -Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) Wednesday said there is a reason to believe that crimes against humanity were committed by Eritrean troops in the town of Axum in Ethiopia’s restive Tigray region.

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24-Mar-2021 to 23:02

WFP seeks $170m for Tigray relief

APA- Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Wednesday said it is urgently seeking US$170 million to meet critical food and nutrition needs in Ethiopia's Tigray region over the next six months, and to be able to cover any sudden increase.

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24-Mar-2021 to 13:17

Niger: AU worries about recurrent terrorist attacks

APA - Niamey (Niger) — The President of the African Union Commission (AUC), Moussa Faki Mahamat has expressed his outrage and concern at the frequent terrorist attacks targeting civilians in Niger.

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24-Mar-2021 to 10:15

Violence in Eastern DRC worries UN

APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet has expressed concern about the resurgence of violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo with nearly 3,000 reported deaths in 2020.

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21-Mar-2021 to 08:36

Gunmen kill at least four civilians in Ethiopia's Ataye town

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least four civilians have been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Ataye town, Eferata-Gedim district, North Shoa Zone of Amhara Regional State.

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