Tag: Peacekeeping

Mali, Niger in meltdown, as both states wage multiple battles against Al-Qaeda

October 4, 2023

The Niger government has declared three days of national mourning after at least 29 soldiers were killed by suspected terrorists near the country’s border with ... Read More

Mali accuses UN of ‘espionage’, calls for pullout of UN peacekeepers

June 22, 2023

Mali's ruling junta has asked prosecutors to probe the UN peacekeeping mission MINUSMA for "espionage" just days after the government in Bamako called on the ... Read More

Mali: Russia’s Lavrov holds talks with junta leaders as UN mission’s HR chief expelled

February 7, 2023

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Mali Tuesday (7 February) for talks with its junta leaders who only two days earlier ordered the rights ... Read More

Mali’s junta-appointed PM bashes France & UN, praises Russia ties

September 27, 2022

Mali’s military-appointed prime minister has lashed out at the former colonial ruler France and the United Nations as he praised the "exemplary" cooperation with Russia. ... Read More

Child recruitment in Tindouf encourages terrorism, instability, radicalization in North Africa and in Sahel

March 31, 2022

The polisario-forced and Algeria-backed recruitment of children in the camps of Tindouf fuels instability in North Africa and the Sahel, said, on Thursday in Dakhla, ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire, Russia sign MoU to boost ties

July 25, 2019

Côte d’Ivoire and Russia, this week, signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen bilateral cooperation in several areas, including security & stability, education, energy, industry ... Read More

UN SG Commends Morocco’s Contributions to Peacekeeping

September 30, 2018

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres commended in New York Morocco’s contribution to peacekeeping operations in Africa and beyond. Guterres «thanked the Kingdom of Morocco for ... Read More

UN considering proposal on neutral force deployment in Eastern DRC

September 14, 2012

The United Nations peace keeping operations department is looking into the proposal to deploy a neutral force in the eastern parts of the Democratic Republic ... Read More