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AU PSC issues communiqué on situation in Great Lakes region, focusing on DRC

The AU’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) issued adopted a range of decisions regarding the situation in the Great Lakes Region on the 23rd of February at its 488th meeting. Its significance lies most importantly in light of events in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a country with a history o

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African bishops set to take up monitoring role within the African Union

On the 27th February 2015, in Addis Ababa, African bishops took an unprecedented step in announcing their intent to be represented at

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AU approves observation mission to Lesotho for the February 28th elections

In Addis Ababa, the Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, approved the deployment of an African Union Short-term Observation Mission to the Parliamentary elections in the Kingdom of Lesotho on the 28th of February 2015.

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