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  1. News - World - IVORY COAST

    UN experts allege that Chinese arms on way to Mali peacekeepers went missing

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:42pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Abidjan Weapons experts say that Chinese military equipment went missing in Ivory Coast; China insists its peacekeepers in Mali received it all U.N. group alleges missing China guns United Nations weapons experts have raised the alarm after tonnes of weapons that were sent by China to its peacekeepers in Mali allegedly disappeared in transit in Ivory Coast, which ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Mob attacks Ebola treatment centre in Guinea as suspected cases reach Mali

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 03:20pm by Reuters

    ... centre in Guinea, accusing its staff of bringing the deadly disease to the town, Medecins Sans Frontieres said, as Mali identified its first suspected cases. More than 90 people have already died ... tests confirmed Ebola. News of the outbreak has sent shockwaves through communities with little knowledge of the disease or how it is transmitted, and the suspected cases in Mali have added ...

  3. News - China - MALI

    Chinese troops bolster UN peacekeeping mission in Mali

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 12:37pm by Agence France-Presse in Bamako

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bamako Second unit of soldiers from China arrives in Mali's capital Bamoko to reinforce UN presence in face of Islamist insurgency A unit of Chinese soldiers arrived in Mali on Thursday to strengthen the United Nations peacekeeping force in the troubled west African nation’s rebel-infested north, sources said. A foreign diplomatic source in the capital ...

  4. News - World - DISEASE

    New strain of Ebola virus hascaused dozens of deaths in Guinea

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 09:30pm by AP

    ... forests but has spread to Conakry, a sprawling port city on the Atlantic coast. Neighbouring Liberia has reported 20 probable or suspected cases, six lab-confirmed cases and 13 deaths. Mali also ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    WHO officials say deadly West Africa Ebola outbreak could last months

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:52am by Associated Press in Conakry, Guinea

    ... got some good news this week when tests showed suspected cases in Ghana and Sierra Leone were not Ebola, the WHO said. It added that two of nine suspected cases in Mali were also cleared. ...

  6. News - World - GAMBIA

    Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh orders end of English as official language

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 09:55pm by AFP

    ... the minority Jula tribe, which speaks a Manding language most closely related to Bambara, spoken in nearby Mali. Gambia, a country of about 1.8 million, is a finger of territory flanking the Gambia ...

  7. News - World - LIBYA

    Libya a nation awash with guns

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:48am by AP

    ... had reached conflict zones, including Chad and Mali. Abdul Rahman AlAgeli, a security co-ordinator in the prime minister's office, said the government was "effectively drowning" ...

  8. News - World - ALGERIA

    Lone survivor found as Algeria plane crash kills 77

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 01:31am by AFP

    ... Tamanrasset, where the flight had departed from, lies in the far south of Algeria, near the border with Mali, and is the main base for the country’s southern military operations. Extra troops and equipment have been stationed there in recent months as part of efforts to beef up surveillance of Algeria’s frontiers with Mali and Libya, following a deadly hostage-taking by Islamist militants ...

  9. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Jordan assumes UN Security Council chair after Saudi Arabia rejected seat

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 11:16pm by Reuters

    ... Security Council presidency yesterday, beginning its two-year stint on a 15-nation body struggling to cope with conflicts in Syria, South Sudan, the Central African Republic, Mali and elsewhere. ... conflict in South Sudan, as well as the situation in the Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mali and Sudan's Western Darfur region. Another change ...

  10. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    Francois Hollande leaves troubles behind as Barack Obama welcomes him on state visit to US

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 01:40am by AP

    ... French role has been key to achieving success in Mali and the French role in trying to bring about security and peace in CAR are very, very important," the US top diplomat for Africa, Linda ...




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