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AUC Chairperson’s Message on International Peace Day

In her message on International Peace day, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma highlighted the fact that peace is about more than just achieving a war-free world. She emphasised: “Peace is about economic independence and security. It is about a world free of sexual violence. It is about having unive

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458th Meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council on South Sudan

At its 458th meeting, held on the 17th September 2014, the Peace and Security Council of the African Union was briefed by the Commission on the situation in South Sudan.   The Council expressed a deep concern over the lack of progress in political negotiations, including the no

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AU Commission Releases Statement After UN Takeover of CAR Mission

About 1,800 UN peacekeepers have been deployed in the Central African Republic  to join the African Union’s 6,200 troops already in the country.   In a statement by the chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma commended AU troops for signif

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