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  • Jul 07 / 2016
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Africa

Can AU Deploy Peacekeepers Without Burundi’s Consent? [opinion]

Dec 28, 2015 (The New Times/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Following the authorisation for the deployment of an African Union peacekeeping mission, known as ‘African Prevention and Protection Mission in Burundi (MAPROBU)’, to halt ongoing humanitarian catastrophe, Burundian lawmakers scoffed at the decision and subsequently voted against this mission. MAPROBU would be composed of an [...]

  • Jul 07 / 2016
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Africa

Eyes in the sky: satellites and war

How geospatial technology is exposing atrocities and breaches of international humanitarian law in war zones Technology can expose human rights violations in conflict areas, but associated policy must be carefully thought through, Renata Sivacolundhu writes. In 1995, classified satellite imagery revealing evidence of mass killings of civilians in Srebrenica was tabled in the United Nations Security [...]

  • Sep 05 / 2011
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Africa

Africa Should Pay More Attention to Foreign Policy [opinion]

  Africa Should Pay More Attention to Foreign Policy [opinion] Awel Uwihanganye by Awel Uwihanganye 713 words 5 September 2011 08:04 All Africa AFNWS English (c) 2011 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved   Sep 05, 2011 (New Vision/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) – THE precedent set by NATO, America, France, and the UK, and the weakness of the [...]

  • Apr 01 / 2011
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Africa

BBC Monitoring quotes from the African press 1 April

BBC Monitoring quotes from the African press 1 April 1610 words 1 April 2011 04:24 BBC Monitoring Africa BBCAP English (c) 2011 The British Broadcasting Corporation. All Rights Reserved. No material may be reproduced except with the express permission of The British Broadcasting Corporation.   The following is a selection of quotes from editorials and [...]

  • Sep 30 / 2010
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Africa

Museveni’s Global Influence On the Rise [opinion]

  Museveni’s Global Influence On the Rise [opinion] Awel Uwihanganye by Awel Uwihanganye 822 words 30 September 2010 22:44 All Africa AFNWS English (c) 2010 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved   Kampala, Sep 30, 2010 (New Vision/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — WHEN Dr. Olara Otunu came back home to participate in politics last year, [...]

  • Aug 27 / 2008
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Africa

How AU Fails the Continent’s IDPs

  How AU Fails the Continent’s IDPs [opinion] by Patrick Mutahi 1599 words 27 August 2008 06:26 All Africa AFNWS English (c) 2008 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved   Aug 27, 2008 (The Monitor/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The continent has impressive conventions on refugees but not on internally-displaced populations which are often denied, [...]

  • Sep 16 / 2005
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Europe

Uganda paper calls for “balanced” representation in UN Security Council

  Uganda paper calls for “balanced” representation in UN Security Council 355 words 16 September 2005 03:06 BBC Monitoring Africa BBCAP English (c) 2005 The British Broadcasting Corporation. All Rights Reserved. No material may be reproduced except with the express permission of The British Broadcasting Corporation.   Text of editorial “Time for UN to reform [...]