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African Union Strongly Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Northern Mali and Reiterates its Full Support for MINUSMA

In a press release on the 4th October 2014, the Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma strongly condemned the upsurge of terrorist attacks in Mali   In particular, she highlighted the attacks perpetrated in the Gao region, in which ni

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Somali National Army and AMISOM Liberate Coastal City of Baraawe

In a press release from the African Union Mission in Somalia, the take-over of the coastal city of Baraawe was described as a “much-awaited liberation”. The Al-Shabaab stronghold, located 220 kilometers southwest of the capital of Mogadishu, was liberated by the Somalia Army and AMISOM troops

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No Way Forward for South Sudan without the Inclusion of Citizens in Peace Process

A lively discussion of the political crisis in South Sudan at SSSUK’s Annual Symposium and AGM in London – By Almaz Gaere September 2014   The Annual Symposium and AGM of the Sudan Studies Society UK (SSSUK) was held on Saturday

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