SECURITE | SECURITY

14-Jul-2020 to 15:42

UN condemns deadly attack against Rwandan peacekeepers in Central African Republ...

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterez on Tuesday strongly condemned the attack, which was allegedly carried out by elements with the Return, Reclamation and Rehabilitation (3R) armed group where a Rwandan soldier was killed and two others were wounded in a deadly attack.

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14-Jul-2020 to 15:24

Rwanda's major terror suspect "Sankara" accused of 'fomenting rebellion'

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's prosecutors on Tuesday accused terror suspect Callixte Nsabimana a.k.a Major Sankara of encouraging 'dangerous acts' since he was enrolled at University and said the defendant has been for long "fomenting domestic rebellion" against the institutions of government.

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14-Jul-2020 to 10:17

Mogadishu: Security tight as army chief survives assassination blast

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Mogadishu, the Somali capital woke up to heightened security on Tuesday, a day after the country's army chief General Yusuf Rage survived an assassination blast.

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13-Jul-2020 to 20:12

Rwanda and Morocco ink criminal extradition deal

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Morocco on Monday signed a first ever convention for the extradition of criminals as part of a judicial and security cooperation between the two countries.

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13-Jul-2020 to 19:58

Cote d'Ivoire launches “operational zone” to fight terrorism

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian government at the end of an extraordinary cabinet meeting on Monday announced the creation of an “operational zone” in the north of the country to boost the capacities of its troops deployed at the borders and to fight terrorism.

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13-Jul-2020 to 16:47

Rwanda's major terror suspect implicates Zambia

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's terror suspect Callixte Nsabimana a.k.a Major Sankara who claimed to be the head of Rwanda rebel group National Liberation Force (NLF) on Monday told the judge at the International and Cross-Border Crimes in Nyanza,a district in Southern Rwanda that Zambian President Edgar Lungu helped rebel factions to attack Rwanda.

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09-Jul-2020 to 12:35

Sahel war continues despite Covid-19 - ICRC

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The global ceasefire launched after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic has failed to silence the guns of war in the Sahel, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

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