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Egypt, Russia holding military exercise

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Egypt and Russia are holding the Defenders of Friendship 2021 military exercise, which kicked off in Egypt on 17 October. The exercise will run to...

Russia excluded from 30-country meeting to fight ransomware and cyber crime

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Russia was not invited to attend a 30-country virtual meeting led by the United States that is aimed at combating the growing threat of...

Mali receives four Mi-171 helicopters and weapons from Russia

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An Antonov An-124 cargo aircraft delivered four Mi-171 helicopters, weapons and ammunition from Russia to Mali late on Thursday, Malian interim defence minister Sadio...

Flouting UN sanctions in Africa? No one is watching after Russia...

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Russia is delaying the appointment of panels of independent experts to monitor violations of UN sanctions on South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo,...

International community will stop supporting Mali if it brings in mercenaries...

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France warned Mali on Thursday that it would lose the support of the international community if it agreed a deal with Russian mercenaries. Diplomatic and...

Russia boosts online monitoring tools in clampdown on banned content

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Russia will add three new tools to its technological arsenal as part of its fight against banned content online, state procurement documents showed, a...

Lavrov says Mali asked private Russian military company for help

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Mali has asked a private Russian military company to help it fight against insurgents, Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday at the...

Russian volunteers honoured at Anglo-Boer War Museum

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A plaque has been unveiled commemorating Russian volunteers who had fought in the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902). Timed to coincide with South Africa’s Heritage Day, the...

French minister in Mali to pressure junta over Russian mercenaries

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France's Armed Forces Minister arrived in Mali on Sunday to pressure the military junta to end talks to bring Russian mercenaries into the country...

Mali says it can seek military help from anyone, despite French...

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Mali has the right to seek military support from whoever it wants, the prime minister said, after France and other foreign powers expressed alarm...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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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...