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ISS: Can the Central African Republic’s peace deal be saved?

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Eight months after the 6 February peace deal was concluded between the Central African Republic (CAR) government and 14 armed groups, several important challenges...

Sudan shuts borders

Sudan’s transitional government ordered immediate closure of the nation’s borders with Libya and Central African Republic, citing security and economic “dangers”. A statement by...

CAR militia leaders accused of war crimes

The alleged leaders of Central African Republic militias, one prominent in African football, heard details of war crimes accusations against them at the International...

SA will strengthen relations with CAR

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Tourism Deputy Minister Fish Mahlalela says South Africa will strengthen the bond of friendship with the Central African Republic (CAR). Mahlalela has on behalf of...

ISS: Will the latest Central African Republic peace deal hold?

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The 6 February peace accord between the Central African Republic (CAR) government and 14 recognised armed groups is the eighth such agreement since the...

Mogadishu mall bomb kills two

A car bomb exploded at a shopping mall in Somalia’s capital, killing two people and injuring four others in an attack probably by Islamist...

U.N. Security Council to review Central African arms embargo by end-Sept

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The United Nations Security Council agreed on Thursday to review arms embargo measures on Central African Republic by the end of September if the...

Top CAR soccer exec faces war crimes judges

Central African Republic’s top soccer executive came before judges at the International Criminal Court, days after being handed over by France to face allegations...

France hands CAR war crimes suspect to ICC

A Central African Republic soccer executive and alleged militia leader was transferred by France to the International Criminal Court on Wednesday. Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona was held...

Russia, China abstain on U.N. Central Africa vote, unhappy with France

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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...

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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...