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Coups undermining Sahel anti-militant force: UN chief

UNITED NATIONS, Military coups in Mali and Burkina Faso – two members of the G5-Sahel anti-militant force – are undermining the mission’s operational capacity, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said.“I am deeply concerned by the rapidly deteriorati...

Record 31 tonnes of cannabis seized in Morocco

Moroccan Police on Wednesday seized 31 tonnes of cannabis in the northern city of Tangier in its largest-ever drug bust operation, official news agency MAP reported.The operation raided a warehouse in the suburb of Tangier, where drugs were packaged fo...

UN rights chief ‘appalled’ at Sudan killings, demands probe

The UN human rights chief expressed outrage after dozens were killed in three days of violence in Sudan’s West Darfur, and demanded “impartial and independent” investigations into the attacks. Michelle Bachelet called on Sudanese authorities to protect...

70 killed, 11 injured in South Sudan violence – UNMISS

JUBA, At least 72 people have been killed and 11 wounded in a series of intercommunal conflicts in South Sudan’s Leer County of Upper Nile State, according to the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).In a press release, UNMISS said it also re...

Somalia: At least six killed in Mogadishu attack near beach

MOGADISHU, Six people have been killed in a blast at a seaside restaurant in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, an ambulance service official said.The Pescatore Seafood Restaurant, which opened recently in the south of the city, was frequented by security a...