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11-Mar-2020 to 18:04

Ethiopia seizes two firearms-laden containers

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) on Wednesday said it has intercepted two containers of illegal firearms smuggled into the country via Djibouti by a global arms trafficking network.

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28-Feb-2020 to 12:44

US warns of terror plot targeting Nairobi hotel

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The United States embassy has warned of an impending terror attack targeting a major and unidentified hotel in Nairobi.

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27-Feb-2020 to 20:28

European Commission pledges direct backing for Africa anti-terrorism efforts

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Commission on Thursday pledged direct support to the African Union Commission and African countries for their anti-terrorism efforts in the continent.

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26-Feb-2020 to 11:01

Mauritanian G5 Sahel battalion gets boost with EU vehicles

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The European Union (EU) on Tuesday in Nouakchott, donated seven light unarmed armored vehicles to the Mauritanian battalion of the G5 Sahel joint force, an official source told APA.

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24-Feb-2020 to 11:15

Cote d’Ivoire brief U.S Brigadier General on terrorism

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Brigadier General Dagvin Anderson, Commander of United States Special Operations in Africa (AFRICOM), has had a series of exchanges in Abidjan with the Ivorian Army Chief, Lt. Gen. Lassina Doumbia, to get acquainted with the West African country’s responses to the terrorist threat.

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22-Feb-2020 to 12:37

Africa: Is counterterrorism a priority for the U.S?

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, who has just completed a whistle-stop tour of three African countries hardly made any passing mention of the fight against terrorism.

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19-Feb-2020 to 19:07

Rwanda welcomes deportation of 2 terrorist suspects from Uganda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Ministry of Foreign affairs and International cooperation on Wednesday welcomed the deportation by Ugandan authorities of two terrorist suspects who were involved in recent attacks in Northern Rwanda.

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