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Attack in Nasir, South Sudan, Condemned by African Union

A press release from the African Union has strongly condemned the recent attack in Nasir, South Sudan. The town, located in the Upper Nile State in the north-east area of the country, was attacked by rebels from the SPLM in Opposition who are loyal to the forme

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AU Head Emphasises Need for Peace and Stability in Mali

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has urged stakeholders to use the opportunity of peace talks in Algeria to ‘embark on a frank and open dialogue with a view to finding a negotiated and consensual solution to the current crisis.’ Dr Dlamini-Zuma, the Chairperson o

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Mali Peace Talks Supported by the African Union

Talks are beginning in Algeria this week with the hope of negotiating peace in the African state of Mali, where government forces and rebels have been engaged in conflict since 2012. The African Union has voiced its support for the talks, with Issaka Souare, the specia

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