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22-Feb-2019 to 17:47

Mali: 25 percent of peace deal implemented-Observers

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Twenty-five percent of the peace and reconciliation agreement in Mali, signed in 2015 between the government and the armed militias based in the north of the country, is respected, officials of the Carter Center, independent observers for the implementation said in Bamako on Friday.

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07-Feb-2019 to 19:04

CAR: Senegal’s Mankeur Ndiaye appointed MINUSCA head

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — The former head of Senegalese diplomacy, Mankeur Ndiaye has been appointed at the helm of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Mission for the Stabalization of the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

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05-Feb-2019 to 21:29

Chad: Rebel groups outraged by French air strikes

APA-N’Djamena (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deye — Chadian armed opposition (UFR, CCMSR, UFDD and CAD) have issued a joint statement on Tuesday calling on France to stop backing President Idriss Déby’s government through its air strikes.

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30-Jan-2019 to 14:09

Zimbabwe gov’t, civil servants locked in talks to avert a strike

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government was on Wednesday locked up in crunch negotiations with representatives of its restive 300,000-plus workers who have threatened to down tools unless their employer agrees to drastically raise their salaries.

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29-Jan-2019 to 17:21

CAR: Amnesty, power-sharing as main hurdles to peace deal

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — Peace talks between the Central African government and armed groups, which began in Khartoum, Sudan, last Thursday, continue this week with amnesty and power-sharing as the main stumbling blocks to reaching an agreement.

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29-Jan-2019 to 16:40

UN tribute for slain Chadian peacekeepers

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The UN has paid emotive tribute to ten Chadian peacekeepers killed in an attack in Mali last week.

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28-Jan-2019 to 15:40

Chadian peacekeepers killed in Mali buried in N’Djamena

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deyé — Chadian soldiers under the UNMISMA peacekeeping mission in Mali who were killed in the line of duty last week have been buried in Ndjamena.

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