Home Joint Diplomacy & Peace

Diplomacy & Peace

Military moves in Ethiopia risk undermining progress toward peace talks -US envoy

-
The US Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa said on Tuesday that "nascent progress" toward getting all parties to Ethiopia's conflict into negotiations...

Africa’s ‘long lasting peace’ a key objective

-
President Cyril Ramaphosa says sustained peace on the African continent is now more important than ever. He was speaking during his opening remarks and subsequent...

December is UN peacekeeping ministerial month

-
From 7 December on ministers from around the world will meet in Seoul, Republic of Korea, to close UN peacekeeping capability gaps through concrete...

US tells Sudan that deal to reinstate Prime Minister Hamdok is only ‘first step’...

-
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday told Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and military leader General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan that an agreement...

SAMIM forces take down ASWJ terrorists

-
The SADC Mission in Mozambique (SAMIM) reports the deaths of 11 Al Sunnah wa Jama’ah (ASWJ) terrorists in northern Mozambique’s Macomia district. A SAMIM communique...

Four Burundians to be US sanction-free

-
The US will lift restrictions on four Burundians it sanctioned in 2015 over violence in the country, the White House said. In 2015, the US...

US Ethiopia in ceasefire talks

-
A US special envoy met Ethiopia's deputy prime minister in a bid to revive ceasefire talks, as government gave permission for 369 aid trucks...

Democracy, security on US/Nigeria talks agenda

-
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to discuss domestic and regional security and West Africa's democratic backsliding, including Abuja's...

What does AMISOM’s future look like?

-
The African Union has had a regional peacekeeping mission in Somalia for nearly as long as the country has been plagued by an Islamist...

Security, climate dominate as US Secretary of State kicks off Africa tour

-
US Secretary of State Antony reiterated calls for an unconditional ceasefire in the Ethiopian conflict on Wednesday on the first leg of an African...

COMPANY NEWS

SANDF missing the communication target

-
Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...