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Piracy in East Africa: How the Seychelles works to tackle a global issue

Piracy in East Africa: How the Seychelles works to tackle a global issue | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Piracy in the Gulf of Aden and the waters along the Eastern Africa coastline has had a harmful effect on many areas both locally and globally.
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IR Analysis: The Arab awakening has sparked a foreign policy shift in Turkey and Qatar | Politics in Spires

IR Analysis: The Arab awakening has sparked a foreign policy shift in Turkey and Qatar | Politics in Spires | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
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Congolese army choose to fight back against rebels - Denver Post

Congolese army choose to fight back against rebels - Denver Post | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Daily BeastCongolese army choose to fight back against rebelsDenver PostGOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo — The Congolese army tried a new tactic in the war against the rebels Thursday: fighting back.
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Piracy in East Africa: How the Seychelles works to tackle a global issue

Piracy in East Africa: How the Seychelles works to tackle a global issue | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Piracy in the Gulf of Aden and the waters along the Eastern Africa coastline has had a harmful effect on many areas both locally and globally.
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Africa: China Calls for More International Cooperation in Combating Somali Piracy

Africa: China Calls for More International Cooperation in Combating Somali Piracy | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
United Nations — China Monday called on the international community to strengthen communication and coordination in further combating Somali piracy.
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Security Council Condemns Piracy Off Somalia Coast - Prensa Latina

UN News CentreSecurity Council Condemns Piracy Off Somalia CoastPrensa Latina21 de noviembre de 2012, 16:02United Nations, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The UN Security Council condemned today the piracy and armed robbery of ships off the Somalia coasts...
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Anti-piracy plans divide opinions | Commentary | MEED

Anti-piracy plans divide opinions | Commentary | MEED | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Lack of consensus remains across the regional shipping sector on how best to tackle Somali piracy (Anti-piracy plans divide opinions: Lack of consensus remains across the regional shipping sector on how best to ...)...
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Somalia: Unremitting Piracy Off Somalia's Coast Prompts Security ...

Somalia: Unremitting Piracy Off Somalia's Coast Prompts Security ... | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Continuing to be gravely concerned by the threat of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, the Security Council today renewed for another year the authorizations, first agreed in 2008, for international action ...
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China's "soft power" offensive in Africa - New Statesman

China's "soft power" offensive in Africa - New Statesman | African Conflicts | Scoop.it

China's "soft power" offensive in Africa - New Statesman At 8pm in the Kenyan capital CCTV Beijing hands over to its Nairobi team for “Africa Live”, an hour-long flagship program designed to be a “new voice” for African news and build Sino-African...

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The next BRICS Summit may give a new impulsion to ChinAfrika

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Mali group claims kidnapping of Frenchman - Aljazeera.com

Mali group claims kidnapping of Frenchman - Aljazeera.com | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Aljazeera.comMali group claims kidnapping of FrenchmanAljazeera.comA Malian group calling itself the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO) has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of a French citizen two days ago.
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Jonathan, Malawian leader deplore conflicts in Africa | Face of Malawi

Jonathan, Malawian leader deplore conflicts in Africa | Face of Malawi | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
President Goodluck Jonathan and his Malawian counterpart, Mrs. Joyce Banda, yesterday in Abuja lamented the persistent and bloody conflicts across Africa. Jonathan said the new threats and challenges of terrorism, drug ...
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Weapons Statistics on Somalia at a Glance

Weapons Statistics on Somalia at a Glance | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Using data from several weapons policy and prevention surveys we were able to extract key information about weapons policy and proliferation in Somalia.
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Angola Press - Africa - Al Qaeda's richest faction dominant in north Mali: U.S.

Angola Press - Africa - Al Qaeda's richest faction dominant in north Mali: U.S. | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
RT @intelwire Al Qaeda's richest faction dominant in north Mali http://t.co/aIXAKFdW #Islam #Islamophobia #terrorism...
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Tanzania ready to send troops to DRC

Tanzania ready to send troops to DRC | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Tanzania News::TheCitizen is Tanzania's leading Newspaper that offers latest Tanzania News on Elections, Politics, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Jobs.
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Tanzania ready to send troops to DRC

Tanzania ready to send troops to DRC | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Tanzania News::TheCitizen is Tanzania's leading Newspaper that offers latest Tanzania News on Elections, Politics, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Jobs.
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Eastern DRC - a Return to War? - AllAfrica.com

Eastern DRC - a Return to War? - AllAfrica.com | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Zambia ReportsEastern DRC - a Return to War?AllAfrica.comThe M23 have taken the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city Goma. Yet again, a Rwandan-backed rebel movement has reignited fears of renewed war.
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How did Africa get to where it is today?

How did Africa get to where it is today? | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
It is undeniable that Africa is beginning to find its feet, and starting to run… fast. Once called a 'hopeless continent' – a view that was hardly unique to The Economist – Africa is now referred to as 'the last investment frontier' by ...
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UNODC: Piracy is a complex challenge for East Africa’s fragile economies

UNODC: Piracy is a complex challenge for East Africa’s fragile economies | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
RESS RELEASE GAROWE/VIENNA (RBC) – At a press conference in Garowe, Puntland, on the fifth day of his East African counter-piracy mission, the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Yury Fedotov, told reporters:...
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UNSC Calls For Comprehensive Global Response To Piracy - RTT News

UNSC Calls For Comprehensive Global Response To Piracy - RTT News | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
UN News CentreUNSC Calls For Comprehensive Global Response To PiracyRTT NewsThe United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday reiterated its condemnation of all acts of piracy and armed robbery against vessels in the waters off the coast of ...
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Piracy Update’ follows hijacking progress | Risk Management | Ocean Protection Services

Piracy Update’ follows hijacking progress | Risk Management | Ocean Protection Services | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Piracy Update' follows hijacking progress http://t.co/fSfMOmyz...
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East Africa oil: smaller explorers hit hurdles | beyondbrics

East Africa oil: smaller explorers hit hurdles | beyondbrics | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
beyondbrics, from the Financial Times, brings news and comment from more than 40 emerging economies, headed by China, India, Brazil, Russia, Mexico, Indonesia and South Africa. We cover politics and economics, ...
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Defence forces commander links MDC-T to Renamo | SW Radio Africa

Defence forces commander links MDC-T to Renamo | SW Radio Africa | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
General Constantine Chiwenga is likely to incur the wrath of the MDC-T after he slung mud at the party by linking it to Mozambique's Renamo forces.
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As China Eyes Indian Ocean, Japan and India Pair Up on Defense

As China Eyes Indian Ocean, Japan and India Pair Up on Defense | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
Defense relations between the two countries are growing as economic ties strengthen.
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Mauritius Strengthens Its Anti-Piracy Capacity

Mauritius Strengthens Its Anti-Piracy Capacity | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
BY MATTEO CRIPPA
Last month, Mauritius became the latest country in the Indian Ocean area to enter into an agreement with the United Kingdom for the transfer of suspected pirates before its courts for prosecution.
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Danger on the Mogadishu to Afgooye road

Danger on the Mogadishu to Afgooye road | African Conflicts | Scoop.it
The road from Mogadishu to Afgooye is still a very scary trip. As we were intending to leave Mogadishu recently, Transitional Federal Government forces manning a checkpoint near to the Badbaado IDP camp started shooting each other!
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