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AU claims the leaked report on South Sudan is a ‘fake’

On the 16th of March, the Chairperson of the African Union Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma officially voiced her concerns over the report that has been circulating as a ‘leaked paper’ from the AU Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan (AUCISS), as she claims it is fabricated: “the so-ca

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South Sudan welcomes AU and UNSC proposal to extend peace talks

On Friday March 13th, South Sudanese government officials said they welcomed the African Union and UN Security Council recommendations that peace talks be extended with rebels within the country. The announcement comes following a deadlock in negotiations between the two warring factio

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AU PSC joint mission to Mali with the EU; shaping future missions

On the 1st of March 2015, the government of Mali signed a peace deal with northern rebels in the hopes of reaching a sustainable deal bringing an end to conflict in the north of the country. It comes following the conclusions of a field mission of the African Union Peace and Security C

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