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17:09
17:09

UN: Continued Plunder Poses Major Security Threat To Great Lakes Region drc 2

The United Nations office of the Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region has called for regional collaboration as a key to ending impunity in the Great Lakes Region.
07:43
07:43

UPDF Withdrawal Created Security Vacuum in CAR – UN Envoy 2 1 Top story

The warning comes barely two months after the withdrawal of Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF from the Central African Republic bringing an end to a combat-equipped deployment in search for Joseph Kony, the leader of the Lords Resistance Army.
10:26
10:26

Countries Urged to Vet Troops, Police before Joining Peace Missions sexual exploitation 1

Allegations of the sexual abuse of children by foreign soldiers serving in the Central African Republic have been reported by the United Nations on a number of occasions. The alleged crimes mostly took place in 2014, but only came to light in recent weeks.
10:21
10:21

US Imposes Sanctions against Joseph Kony, LRA 1 Top story

The action freezes any LRA assets within U.S. jurisdiction and prohibits U.S. persons from engaging in transactions with the group. It also adds to the sanctions already in place against Kony, who was designated as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist in August 2008.
07:46
07:46

UN Investigates Reports of Sexual Abuse by Peacekeepers in CAR

MINUSCA said that it had received allegations of the sexual abuse of street children in Bangui, capital of the Central African Republic, by members of a contingent serving there.
13:22
13:22

UN Warns of Waning Security Situation in Central African Republic seleka rebels 1

Amid the upsurge in violence, aid workers are now facing unprecedented attacks. From the beginning of this year until last month there were 19 security incidents involving aid workers. Between just the 7th and the 19th of October there were seven attacks, a report released by the aid agencies indicates.
09:34
09:34

US Congressmen Call for Extension of LRA Advisor Mission us army Top story

With just a week to the month of August, Representatives Jim McGovern and Ed Royce, who have been long-time champions on the LRA issue from Washington, have written a letter to President Obama encouraging him to recommit the U.S. advisors to this mission so that they accomplish its objective.
14:36
14:36

ICC Raises Red Flag in Central African Republic

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued a warning to conflicting parties in Central African Republic (CAR), three days after rebels overthrew the government of President Francois Bozize.
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