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China denies report it hacked African Union headquarters

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China and the African Union dismissed on Monday a report in French newspaper Le Monde that Beijing had bugged the regional bloc's...

ISS: Should Africa worry about a growing foreign military presence?

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The United States in particular, but also France, have had a lot of flak for their military presence in Africa. However a...

ISS: Amnesty just one step towards silencing the guns

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Last month the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) kicked off its amnesty period for the surrender of illegally owned...

ISS: Turning point for the AU-UN peacekeeping partnership?

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The past year has been an eventful one for reform at the United Nations (UN) and African Union (AU), with both organisations...

UN and AU commit to enhancing African peace and security

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The African Union and United Nations are working towards enhancing African peace and security capabilities as part of a shared interest in...

African Union troops ambushed in Somalia, al Shabaab says 39 dead

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Somalia's al Shabaab insurgents and troops from the African Union peacekeeping mission clashed on Sunday, a senior military officer said, while the...

ISS: SA should first sort out its own backyard

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South Africa ‘is at the forefront of efforts to bring lasting peace and stability to the continent', the country's Department of International...

ISS: Preventing election violence is a priority for Africa

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It's a busy time for elections in Africa, with countries like the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Zimbabwe and Kenya gearing...

ISS: AU summit 29 – Why are some crises not on...

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While the situations in South Sudan, Somalia and the Lake Chad Basin dominate the agenda of the African Union (AU), other crises...

ISS: AU summit 29 – Securing funds for peace operations

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Africa's crises are not abating – and at a time when it's needed the most, major funders such as the United States...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...