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Three days of violence clear Angolan town of Congolese

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Residents of Kapende, a Congolese neighbourhood in the Angolan town Lucapa, scrawled messages on their homes to keep looters away, but it...

Action needed to reduce political violence in South Africa

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Interventions to reduce the risk and lethality of political violence must be part of South Africa's preparations for 2019 national government elections. Speakers...

Special force deployed to Kaduna following communal killings

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Nigeria deployed a special police force to restore calm in the northern state of Kaduna following communal violence that killed 55 people...

Ethiopian government not protecting people from ethnic violence – claim

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Ethiopia's government is failing to protect citizens amid escalating ethnic violence that displaced nearly a million people in the last six months,...

Thousands flee Ethiopian ethnic violence

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More than 70,000 people fled ethnically-charged violence in western Ethiopia, officials said - part of an eruption of unrest piling pressure on...

Ethiopian violence sees 1 200 plus arrests

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Ethiopian authorities arrested more than 1,200 people after violence erupted in and around the capital this month, a senior police official said,...

Weekend of violence in Ethiopia

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At least 23 people were killed in a weekend of violence targeting minorities in the ethnic Oromo heartland near Addis Ababa, a...

ISS: South Africa is at war with itself

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South African society is becoming more, not less, violent. This was confirmed by the 2017/18 crime statistics released by the South African...

Party offices torched in Basra violence

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Hundreds took to the streets of Iraq's southern city Basra in a fourth day of violent protests, where residents, angry over neglect...

Tripoli violence condemned

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The United States, France, Italy and Britain condemned what they called an escalation of violence in and around the Libyan capital Tripoli,...

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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...