France invites U.S. to Dec. 13 summit on boosting fight against W.African militants

Map. History of Africa conflict

12 December 2017
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Ethiopia says more than 1,300 citizens have been deported from Saudi Arabia in recent days
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Niger approves use of armed American drones: U.S. official
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 20km SW of Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
@statedeptspox: We are pleased to welcome Libya's Prime Minister Faiez Serraj and the Libyan delegation to Washington this week. We look forward to deepening the partnership between the United States and Libya.1 week ago
@statedeptspox: We are pleased to welcome Libya's Prime Minister Faiez Serraj and the Libyan delegation to Washington this week. We look forward to deepening the partnership between the United States and Libya.
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Gunmen shot dead a govt soldier in Mogadishu's Waberi district- Witnesses
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Tunisia Defense Minister says that he has received information that both Tunisian and foreign jihadists coming from Libya will try to enter Tunisia to carry out terror attacks
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Death toll from Somalia truck bomb in October now at 512: probe committee
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France invites U.S. to Dec. 13 summit on boosting fight against W.African militants
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Nigeria, Libya agreed to keep output below 2017 highs: delegate
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A little girl has injured when bomb explosives fitted into a vehicle, exploded in Mogadishu's Bondere - Media reports
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400,000 to 700,000 African migrants in Libya camps in "inhuman" conditions, African Union says.
Tusk: EU is Africa's biggest partner and closest neighbour. We need to act together. This is especially true in Libya. We will only be effective if people caught up in Libya and elsewhere can return safely to their homes1 week ago
Tusk: EU is Africa's biggest partner and closest neighbour. We need to act together. This is especially true in Libya. We will only be effective if people caught up in Libya and elsewhere can return safely to their homes
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Turkish plane that left Nairobi for Cairo today afternoon makes emergency landing in Khartoum over bomb fears
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In final press conference of summit @JunckerEU states that "we didn't come her to teach the Africans any lessons"
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Tusk emphasizes that he asked his European colleagues to „live up to their commitment to replenish EU Africa trust fund." Also calls for UN sanctions against human smugglers and traffickers
Police in Ajdabiya, east Libya, have shaved the heads of a group of young men as a punishment for harassing girls outside schools and the universities.1 week ago
Police in Ajdabiya, east Libya, have shaved the heads of a group of young men as a punishment for harassing girls outside schools and the universities.
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European-African summit in Abidjan approves formation of special anti-trafficking units
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Nigeria's president said on Wednesday the government had started bringing stranded citizens home from Libya after a global outcry over reports that migrants there were being sold into slavery
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Russia publishes draft agreement with Egypt to allow Russian fighters using Egyptian bases
Tanzania's state-run electricity company is scrambling to fix a major technical fault that has plunged the entire country into darkness. The outage occurred at around 04:00 GMT on Thursday1 week ago
Tanzania's state-run electricity company is scrambling to fix a major technical fault that has plunged the entire country into darkness. The outage occurred at around 04:00 GMT on Thursday
Emergency meeting on migrant situation in Libya (slavery) yielded results. Some migrants supposed to be evacuated within days or weeks says @EmmanuelMacron. To home countries, EU or other countries1 week ago
Emergency meeting on migrant situation in Libya (slavery) yielded results. Some migrants supposed to be evacuated within days or weeks says @EmmanuelMacron. To home countries, EU or other countries
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Libya agrees to allow emergency migrant evacuations says Macron
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Macron: International agreement reached to carry out emergency evacuations of migrants from Libya
Video: @statedeptspox comments on the verdict in the Ahmed Abu Khattala trial for the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.1 week ago
Video: @statedeptspox comments on the verdict in the Ahmed Abu Khattala trial for the September 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
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An investigation by @thedailybeast: American soldiers were involved directly in the deaths of 10 innocent civilians in Somalia
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US Department of State: We are concerned by recent charges of treason filed against eight Uganda journalists of a local tabloid newspaper. We continue to support freedom of expression and freedom of the press as central elements of U.S. foreign policy.
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Three dead bodies pulled from sea near Spain after migrant boat sinks
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UK financial support for Zimbabwe linked to democratic progress - Foreign Secretary Johnson
China pledges support to Zimbabwe following ED Mnangagwa inauguration says Chinese Foreign Affairs Assistant Minister Chen Xiaodong. Xiaodong met President Mnangagwa in Harare1 week ago
China pledges support to Zimbabwe following ED Mnangagwa inauguration says Chinese Foreign Affairs Assistant Minister Chen Xiaodong. Xiaodong met President Mnangagwa in Harare
Head of @EIB tells us: 1 week ago
Head of @EIB tells us: "Sadly it took the migration crisis for us to understand why development for Africa is so important. But now we are much more practical about what kind of investments Africa really needs."