Rival Somalia regions agree to bury the hatchet, again

2016-11-13 19:12

The leaders of two neighbouring Somali regions have agreed to respect a ceasefire whose repeated violations have claimed at least 45 lives in recent weeks, the UN says.

General stripped of post amid sex claims

2013-04-05 22:13

A US army general responsible for operations in east Africa has been stripped of his command amid reports of sexual misconduct.


US Africa Command, Uganda discuss regional security

2015-09-30 21:15

The US Africa Command has discussed regional security in Uganda, bestowing awards on some officials.

Niger Okays US drone deployment

2013-01-29 13:57

Niger has given permission for US surveillance to be stationed on its territory to improve intelligence on al-Qaeda-linked Islamist fighters in northern Mali and the wider Sahara.

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