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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

    ... 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 ... articles for daily use. "The above arrived in its entirety in the mission area for the Chinese United Nations peacekeepers in Mali at the end of 2013- none of it went missing," ...

  2. News - China - MALI

    Chinese troops bolster UN peacekeeping mission in Mali

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

    ... 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 ... last year called MINUSMA “one of the most logistically challenging missions the United Nations has ever launched”. Jihadists in northern Mali were weakened by the French-led military campaign ...

  3. News - World - ANALYSIS: AFRICA

    UN peacekeepers toil in South Sudan and Central African Republic

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:36am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... of peacekeepers, a key reason for the strife in South Sudan is a refusal by the United States, European and African powers, who played a key role in creating the independent nation, to acknowledge its ... The Washington Post in Nairobi Officials accept limitations of undermanned forces dealing with complex domestic clashes U.N. peacekeepers falling short in conflict hotspots The United ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH SUDAN

    Mob forces way into UN base in South Sudan, opens fire, kills 48 civilians

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:18pm by Reuters

    ... been killed and tens of thousands have sought refuge at UN bases around the country. "This attack on a location where civilians are being protected by the United Nations is a serious ... at the UN compound. US Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, condemned all recent attacks on civilians and the United Nations in South Sudan, saying "particularly egregious ...


    UN chief wants 3,000 more troops for Central African Republic

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 11:10am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... Reuters at the United Nations Ban Ki-moon calls upon the international community for additional troop deployments and funds to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe in central Africa UN ... until a proposed UN peacekeeping force is established. He told the UN Security Council he would shortly report to the 15-member body with a recommendation for a UN peacekeeping force ...


    UN approves peacekeepers to stem violence in Central African Republic

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 09:02pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangui UN to send peacekeepers amid fresh violence The UN Security Council yesterday unanimously approved a nearly 12,000-strong UN peacekeeping force for Central African Republic, as police said fresh sectarian violence had killed at least 30 people. The 10,000 UN troops and 1,800 police will take over from 5,000 African Union soldiers, but not until ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    New York City police disband Muslim tracking unit

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:01pm by AP

    ... A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said. NYPD spokesman Stephen Davis confirmed on Tuesday that detectives assigned to the unit had been transferred to other duties within the department's Intelligence Division. An ongoing review ...

  8. News - World - UKRAINE

    Pro-Russian activists seize arms in Ukraine amid renewed invasion fears

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 05:10pm by Reuters

    ... Moscow's takeover of Crimea. Acting President Oleksander Turchynov, in a televised address to the nation, said Moscow was attempting to repeat "the Crimea scenario". He added that those ... of a white, blue and red Russian flag. "In the event of aggressive action from the illegitimate Kiev authorities, we will appeal to the Russian Federation to bring in a peacekeeping ...

  9. News - World

    US$3m reward offered for 3 Somali terror suspects

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 05:31am by AFP

    ... peacekeepers and aid workers in Africa since 2006, with the group claiming responsibility for September's shock attack on a Nairobi shopping mall that left 67 people dead. "Al-Shabab's terrorist activities pose a threat to the stability of East Africa and to the national security interests of the United States," said the State Department, which designated the group a foreign ...




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