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AU PSC scaling up efforts to resolve conflict in Western Sahara

The conflict over what is known as Western Sahara, the southern territory officially part of Morocco and inhabited by the Saharawi people, is currently the longest standing unresolved issue on the African continent. According to

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AU PSC releases communiqué on South Sudan; criticised for keeping silent on leaked report and atrocities

On the 28th of March 2015, the AU’s Peace and Security Council released an official communiqué following their 494th meeting on March 24th in Addis Ababa. South Sudan was among the key issues discussed by African leaders and members of the PSC, with special con

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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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