||Last Updated: May 24, 2017 - 11:29:39 AM
Ivory Coast Rebel Soldiers
For the fourth time in six years, of the mutineers held the côte d ' Ivoire at the end of the kalashnikov.
May 24, 2017 - 11:24:04 AM
America's War-Fighting Footprint in Africa
General Thomas Waldhauser sounded a little uneasy. “I would just say, they are on the ground. They are trying to influence the action,” commented  the chief of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) at a Pentagon press briefing in March, when asked about Russian military personnel operating in North Africa. “We watch what they do with great concern.”
May 24, 2017 - 11:12:34 AM
How Trump's Uncertainty on Africa Could be China's Gain
China is set to benefit from a possible pulling back of investment by U.S. companies in Africa under the Trump administration, according to a report.
May 23, 2017 - 11:00:33 AM
Macron heads to Mali to reaffirm French commitment to battle jihadists
GAO, Mali - President Emmanuel Macron undertakes his first trip as commander-in-chief on Friday when he meets troops fighting Islamist militants in Mali where the security situation has worsened despite French intervention more than four years ago
May 22, 2017 - 11:48:03 AM
UN to deploy rapid intervention force in central Mali
Bamako - A rapid intervention force of Senegalese troops will soon be deployed in central Mali, which has seen an increase in jihadist attacks and communal violence since 2015, the new UN peacekeeping chief said.
May 20, 2017 - 10:36:17 AM