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19-Nov-2021 to 16:14

Ethiopia: "7m under siege" in Afar, Amhara regions

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — About seven million people in Afar and Amhara regions of Ethiopia are under siege by the rebel Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), Minister of Government Communications Service (GCS) Dr. Legesse Tulu said on Friday in a briefing.

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18-Nov-2021 to 19:38

Addis Ababa police nab suspected handgun smugglers

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Police in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa say they've caught two suspects red-handed as they attempted to smuggle fifty handguns in the capital on Thursday.

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18-Nov-2021 to 11:06

Kenya: Escaped prison trio recaptured

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The three prisoners who had escaped from the maximum detention facility on the outskirts of the Kenyan capital Nairobi have been rearrested, the Daily Nation newspaper reports on Thursday.

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17-Nov-2021 to 17:58

Rwanda helps Mozambique to create special force for replacing foreign troops

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is currently helping Moçambique to create a new elite special force that will replace foreign troops once they exit the country in a yet to be announced period, an authoritative source confirmed to APA Wednesday in Kigali

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17-Nov-2021 to 10:37

Kampala bombings: Kenya on high alert

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The authorities in Kenya say the country is being placed on high alert a day after twin bombs went off in the Ugandan capital Kampala and killed at least six people.

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17-Nov-2021 to 08:53

Mass arrest of Tigrayans continues in Ethiopia -UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Over the past week, mass arrests of people reportedly of Tigrayan origin have continued in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa and elsewhere, the UN rights office said on Tuesday.

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16-Nov-2021 to 12:06

Nairobi: Major search underway for escaped militants

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A massive manhunt is reportedly underway in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Tuesday after the escape of three prisoners described as "dangerous Islamist militants".

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