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Mauritanian Air Force trainer crashes; pilot killed

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A Mauritanian Air Force trainer aircraft has crashed, killing the pilot whilst he was taking off on a training mission. According to the...

Parliamentary Question: Dirco: Ministers trips

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Mr SJ Masango (DA) to ask the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation: 1.With reference to her recent trips to (a) Sudan and...

Mauritania gains a new MPA

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The Spanish government has donated an Airbus Military C212-200MP SAR (search and rescue) aircraft to Mauritania so it can tighten security on...

Mauritania adopts new anti-terrorism law

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Mauritania has adopted a new anti-terrorism law, a move designed to give its security forces greater powers in the fight against al...

Mauritania cuts diplomatic ties with Israel

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Mauritania has fully severed diplomatic ties with Israel, the northwest African country's foreign minister said, completing a process that began last year. Mauritania,...

Al Qaeda releases Frenchman in prisoner swap

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Al Qaeda's North African wing released French hostage Pierre Camatte, Mali's government said yesterday, in an apparent prisoner swap that has angered...

Mauritania recalls ambassador to Mali in al Qaeda row

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Mauritania has temporarily recalled its ambassador to its northwest African neighbour Mali in a row about Mali releasing a Mauritanian Islamist from...

Al Qaeda claims Italians kidnappings in Africa: report

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Al Qaeda's North African wing said it was responsible for the kidnapping this month of an Italian couple in Mauritania, Al Arabiya...

Mali seeks contact with captors of Spanish hostages

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Mali believes three Spanish aid workers who went missing in Mauritania last month are being held on its territory by al Qaeda's...

Spanish and French hostages well: Al Qaeda web

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Al Qaeda's wing in North Africa said three Spanish hostages and a Frenchman they are holding were in good health and being...

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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...