CONFLITS | CONFLICTS

09-Feb-2020 to 11:36

Silencing the guns headlines 33rd AU summit

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) By Ngagne Diouf, on special assignment — The 33rd African Union heads of state and government summit opened n the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Sunday with the view to “silencing the guns and creating conducive conditions for Africa’s development.”

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31-Jan-2020 to 18:18

AU jittery over sophisticated arms' circulation in Libya

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The movement of sophisticated weapons, according to the final declaration of the 8th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) High Level Committee on Libya, “exacerbates the conflict.”

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28-Jan-2020 to 21:44

Tripoli: Three schoolchildren killed in fresh skirmishes

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Three children were among the fatalities as fighting raged in a district of the Libyan capital Tripoli on Tuesday, the Health ministry said.

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21-Jan-2020 to 20:06

Sudan govt, militias agree on special war crimes court

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Sudanese government and armed groups in Darfur have agreed to establish a special criminal court for war crimes and crimes against humanity in Darfur.

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14-Jan-2020 to 10:23

Libya: The crisis talks that never happened!

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Peace talks in the Russian capital Moscow between the two main protagonists to the Libyan conflict appeared to have failed even before they got off to a promising start after one of them left without signing an expected deal to end all hostilities in and around Tripoli.

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09-Jan-2020 to 19:50

Tripoli okays foreign troop intervention, Hafter objects

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — The internationally backed government in Tripoli has given the green light for Turkish troop to intervene in the Libyan conflict but drew objection from the militia fighting for control of the capital, APA learnt on Thursday.

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07-Jan-2020 to 22:39

AU urged to make Libya crisis a top priority

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The President of Congo, Denis Sassou N’Guesso has called on the African Union (AU) to make the resolution of the Libyan crisis a top priority at its next summit scheduled for Addis Ababa in February.

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