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27-Jun-2020 to 18:05

Armed men attack Rwanda boder village

APA - Kigali (APA) — A group of armed men early on Saturday attacked a village in Nyaruguru District, near the border with Burundi, leaving three Rwanda soldiers with minor injuries, while four militias were killed, a military source revealed in Kigali

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26-Jun-2020 to 14:47

Kenyan police officer arrested over deadly Covid unrest

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A Kenyan police officer has been arrested and placed under investigation over the shooting dead of three protesters involved in a demonstration in the town of Lessos, 288km north of the capital Nairobi.

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23-Jun-2020 to 12:42

Shabaab suicide bomber strikes Mogadishu army base

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The Somali militant group al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a military base in the capital Mogadishu which killed two people in the early hours of Tuesday.

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23-Jun-2020 to 10:35

Ethiopia accuses Egypt of cyber attacks to disrupt economic activities

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Information Networks Security Agency (INSA) has accused Egypt of cyber attacks to disrupt economic and infrastructure development activities in Ethiopia.

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22-Jun-2020 to 19:43

Ivory Coast: Several people arrested over terrorism

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Several people including the head of the commando, involved in the terrorist attack perpetrated ten days ago against an Ivorian army post in Kafolo in the far north of the country, have been arrested, APA learnt on Monday from official sources.

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22-Jun-2020 to 19:33

African Union is “concerned” about Mali crisis

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The president of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat deplored the “serious crisis” that has been raging in recent weeks in Mali.

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16-Jun-2020 to 10:04

Ethiopian General heads UN peacekeeping in Abyei

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday appointed Maj Gen Kefyalew Amde Tessema of Ethiopia as Force Commander for the UNs Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).

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