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  1. Nigeria lifts UNICEF suspension hours after accusing staff of spying for Islamists

    Category: Governance/Governance

    The Nigerian military on Friday lifted a suspension of United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund activities in the northeast of the country, hours after it was imposed amid accusations that ...
    Monday, 17 December 2018
  2. Ara 2 MRAP in production as Proforce expands business

    Category: Land/Land

    ... Proforce has achieved exports of its APCs to Rwanda, the Central African Republic and South Sudan. These vehicles have been deployed with United Nations’ missions.  ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  3. US to counter China, Russia influence in Africa

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    The United States plans to counter the rapidly expanding economic and political influence of China and Russia in Africa, where the nations use corrupt business practices with little regard for the rule ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  4. CAR insecurity threatens wider region UN hears

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    Rising violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) threatens to spill into neighbouring countries creating further instability, a senior United Nations official warned, urging continued and co-ordinated ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  5. Yemen's warring parties agree to ceasefire in Hodeidah and U.N. role

    Category: Middle East/Middle East

    ... said Guterres. “The U.N. will play a leading role in the port,” he told a news conference in Rimbo, outside Stockholm. The United States, which provides military support to the Saudi-led campaign ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  6. Russia, China abstain on U.N. Central Africa vote, unhappy with France

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    Russia and China abstained on Thursday in a United Nations vote to extend a peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic (CAR) because the French-drafted resolution did not make direct reference to ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  7. U.S. to counter China, Russia influence in Africa

    Category: Governance/Governance

    The United States plans to counter the rapidly expanding Chinese and Russian economic and political influence in Africa, U.S. national security adviser John Bolton said on Thursday, calling business practices ...
    Friday, 14 December 2018
  8. Sanaa airport to reopen, oil and gas exports to resume

    Category: Middle East/Middle East

    ... the end of UN-led peace talks in Sweden. The Iranian-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed government of Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi were discussing a United Nations proposal on the contested ...
    Thursday, 13 December 2018
  9. Militia leader shows limits of Libya reforms

    Category: Governance/Governance

    For the United Nations, it was a chance to clip the wings of powerful armed groups who held the levers of power in the Libyan capital for years. The militia were on the back foot after losses to ...
    Thursday, 13 December 2018
  10. SA welcomes resumption of peace talks on Western Sahara

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... Sisulu. The negotiations are taking place in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 2 440 adopted by the United Nations Security Council on 31 October 2018, which called on the parties to ...
    Wednesday, 12 December 2018

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