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  1. Teargas used to disperse Kassala demonstrators

    Category: Security/Human Security

    Sudanese security forces fired tear gas to disperse demonstrators in Kassala, capital of the remote eastern state of the same name in the first protests the in city since unrest started in Khartoum nearly ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  2. Explainer - The latest cash crunch behind Zimbabwe's protests

    Category: Governance/Governance

    Protests against fuel price hikes in Zimbabwe have entered their third day, posing a major challenge for President Emmerson Mnangagwa who replaced long-time leader Robert Mugabe and promised to repair ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  3. Hundreds arrested as Zimbabwe violence continues

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Zimbabwean doctors treated nearly 70 people for gunshot wounds while police rounded up hundreds after violent protests this week triggered by a steep rise in fuel prices. The protests, five months ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  4. Explainer: Protesters want an end to Bashir’s rule

    Category: Governance/Governance

    Weeks of protests pose one of the most serious challenges to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year rule as his party prepares to change the constitution to allow him to seek another term. The ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  5. East Libya forces to secure oil sites

    Category: Security/National Security

    ... is not affected by protests. Haftar has become a major player in Libya since his forces seized Benghazi in 2017, after a three-year battle mainly with Islamist fighters. Mustafa Sanalla, chairman ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  6. Protest in working class area of Khartoum

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... he took power in a coup in 1989. Protests continue despite a crackdown in which officials say 24 people were killed. Activists say at least 40 were killed. On Monday Bashir insisted he would not step ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  7. Zimbabwe activist pastor arrested

    Category: Security/Human Security

    Armed Zimbabwean police arrested a political activist at home, his lawyer said, on the third day of protests against fuel price hikes as businesses and schools remained closed and networks enforced a government ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  8. Gbagbo acquitted of war crimes

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    ... during the 1980s but came back and led protests that forced the old ruler to allow multi-party democracy in 1990 with an election Gbagbo lost. Ten years later, Gbagbo supporters helped oust military ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  9. Military show of strength amid Zimbabwean protests

    Category: Security/Civil Security

    Zimbabwe’s military put on a show of force to deter further unrest after at least three deaths in violent protests over steep fuel price hikes with continuing disorder blocking the flow of key supplies. ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  10. SA in consultation with Zim following violent protests

    Category: Joint/Diplomacy & Peace

    The South African government is monitoring events in neighbouring Zimbabwe following violent protests in which three people were killed. “Consultations are taking place between diplomats. We are ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019

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