CONFLITS | CONFLICTS

16-Oct-2019 to 17:38

Braving flying bullets from Tripoli’s turf war

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Tripoli’s just under two million residents used to fondly refer to their city as the bridal pearl of the Mediterranean Sea, thanks to its cultured serenity and quiet, a metaphor which they still nostalgically cling on to.

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14-Oct-2019 to 23:42

Three children killed in Tripoli airstrike

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Three children belonging to the same family were killed in an airstrike on Al Furnaj neighborhood of the Libyan capital Tripoli, 5 km east of city center, a spokesman of the National Accord government told journalists on Monday.

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04-Oct-2019 to 18:19

Chad: Governors' conference beams spotlight on security issues

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Chadian provincial governors convened their fourth conference Friday in Abeche, in Ouaddaï region, under the theme “Public order, security, protection of people and property, optimization of revenues and rationalization of expenditures: issues and new challenges”, with President Idriss Deby Itno in attendance.

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03-Oct-2019 to 17:59

West, Central Africa: two million children fail to return to school in 2019 (NGO...

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — In West and Central Africa, more than two million children have not the chance to start the 2019-2020 school year due to insecurity, according to a report by the NGO Save the Children, copied to APA on Thursday.

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27-Sep-2019 to 17:27

Three Senegalese peacekeepers die in chopper crash in CAR

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Three Senegalese peacekeeping soldiers died and another was wounded in the crash of a helicopter in the western town of Bouar, Central African Republic (CAR), the Directorate of Information and Public Relations of the Senegalese Army (Dirpa) said in a statement issued Friday.

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26-Sep-2019 to 14:37

S/African court bars proposed bankers’ strike

APA-Braamfontein (South Africa) — South Africa's Labour Court on Thursday barred the country’s bankers from going on strike set for Friday until proper consultations are done.

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26-Sep-2019 to 12:35

Workers protest grounds eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A strike by thousands of workers grounded eSwatini as shops and public transport remained unavailable in the capital Mbabane and other towns for a fourth consecutive day.

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