updated Wed. January 11, 2023
March 27, 2018
November 24, 2009 - The trial begins against former Congolese rebel leaders Germain Katanga and Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui. They are ... December 18, 2012 - Former rebel leader Mathieu Ngudjolo Chui is acquitted of charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. ... 2002) Comoros -- (18 Aug.
March 20, 2018
... brought together intelligence bosses from Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Somalia, Mauritius, South Sudan, Sudan, Djibouti, Comoros, and Madagascar. Joseph Ocwet, Uganda's director general of External Security Organization, said they want to find out where the funding for terrorists and rebels inÃâÃÂ ...
March 19, 2018
The basic problem, according to Le Figaro, is insecurity in the face of massive immigration from the neighbouring, much poorer, Comoros Islands. ... Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has knowingly used sexual violence as a military technique, intended to humilitate rebel forces and propagate state terror.
March 3, 2018
Syrian regime forces control "10 percent" of rebel enclave Eastern Ghouta near Damascus following days of ground battles against insurgents, a monitor said on Saturday. The regime “controls 10 percent of the besieged Eastern Ghouta region” after its ground forces retook a pocket of territory in theÃâÃÂ ...
February 19, 2018
Nigerian bishop 'backed by pope but rejected by rebel priests' resigns. Nigerian bishop 'backed by pope but rejected by rebel priests' resigns. 19/02 - 18:50ÃâÃÂ ...
January 25, 2018
Ivory Coast: criticisms trail prosecution of only pro-Gbagbo rebels [The Morning Call]. Ivory Coast: criticisms trail ... Many say the convictions are selective justice and a crackdown on rebels of only Laurent Gbagbo the former president while failing to prosecute those of the current president. Both camps hadÃâÃÂ ...
January 20, 2018
Comoros struck a deal with the United Arab Emirates in 2008 to sell economic citizenship to stateless Bidoon people living in the Gulf in exchange for cash for the poor Indian Ocean nation. However, the Comoros parliament is investigating complaints of corruption and procedures not being followed.
January 15, 2018
A file photo taken on October 23, 2014 shows members of a UN mission in Beni, DR Congo, where Ugandan Muslim rebels attacked. On January 15, 2018 DR Congo soldiers repelled an attack by the rebels. PHOTO | ALAIN WANDIMOYI | AFPÃâÃÂ ...
January 11, 2018
Rebels launched a counter attack against Syrian government forces and their allies in Idlib province on Thursday, seeking to roll back an advance that ... Many Syrians living in rebel-held areas see Turkey's military intervention as a bulwark against a relentless bombing campaign by Syrian and Russian airÃâÃÂ ...
January 4, 2018
For South Kordofan and Blue Nile where the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM-N) control some areas, the situation is different because there is no agreement on the humanitarian access between the warring parties. Recently, Khartoum announced the resumption of the peace talks thisÃâÃÂ ...
December 24, 2017
He said that the rebels ambushed an 'administrative convoy that was trying to deliver food and salaries for Christmas' in the southern Amadi state. 'We broke through the ambush and we were able to kill five rebel fighters,' he said. He also accused the rebels of attacking military police in Aweil East, in theÃâÃÂ ...
December 20, 2017
In 2015, a peace agreement was signed between the rebel factions led by Riek Machar and the government of Salva Kiir. That peace agreement, which President Kiir voiced reservations about was not respected by both parties and the fighting raged on. Reunification agreements have also been signed forÃâÃÂ ...
Asharq Al-awsat English
November 29, 2017
Defense Minister of the Comoros, Yousuf Mohamed Ali, said that his country would continue to confront the Iranian project with “determination and ... and change the beliefs of society, and in this regard you see that the relations that existed between the Comoros and Iran earlier have been cut definitively.”
October 3, 2017
Via a recorded statement, he declared a name change to the Popular Forces of Burundi (FPB) and called on other rebels opposed to the government of ... In that conflict, a primarily Tutsi government fought against predominantly Hutu insurgent groups, one of which became Burundi's current ruling party, theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Juba's tense relations with its African neighbors and the continued deterioration of the political and humanitarian situation seven years after the secession, as well as a lack of any agreement with the rebels, were enough reasons for the south to appeal to Arabs, especially on the level of Arab investments.
December 31, 1999
... Al-Shabaab and rebel groups operating from the region. The meeting brought together intelligence bosses from Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Somalia, Mauritius, South Sudan, Sudan, Djibouti, Comoros and Madagascar. Joseph Ocwet, Uganda's director general of External Security Organisation,ÃâÃÂ ...
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