President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission and the United Nations (UN) Special Representative for West Africa and the Sahel Concluded a High-Level Visit to The Gambia

2018/07//13 – The President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, Jean-Claude Kassi Brou, and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), Mohamed Ibn Chambas, concluded on 13 July a three-day visit to The Gambia. Continuer à lire … « President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission and the United Nations (UN) Special Representative for West Africa and the Sahel Concluded a High-Level Visit to The Gambia »

Déclaration du Porte-parole sur les incidents à Bamako, Mali

2018/06/04 – La dispersion d’une manifestation organisée par l’opposition ce week-end a fait plusieurs blessés.
L’UE rappelle l’importance du respect des libertés fondamentales, et en particulier la liberté d’expression, en période électorale. Les manifestations doivent se dérouler de manière pacifique, et tous les acteurs, y compris les forces de l’ordre, sont appelés à faire preuve de retenue. Continuer à lire … « Déclaration du Porte-parole sur les incidents à Bamako, Mali »

Violence at the June 2 Opposition March in Bamako, Mali

2018/056/04 -The United States condemns the Government of Mali’s refusal to allow the opposition political march that was requested for June 2, and the subsequent use of violence and tear gas by security forces to break up the peaceful protest by political opposition leaders in Bamako. Continuer à lire … « Violence at the June 2 Opposition March in Bamako, Mali »

Libya – Tobruk-based Parliament Denies French Initiative to Resolve Libyan Crisis

2018/05/21 – Libya’s Tobruk-based parliament denied on Sunday the existence of a new French initiative aimed at resolving the country’s crisis. Official parliamentary spokesman Abdullah Balihak described as baseless reports that said that the parliament had received such an initiative. Continuer à lire … « Libya – Tobruk-based Parliament Denies French Initiative to Resolve Libyan Crisis »

Mali /AU – The 759th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on the Situation in Mali and in the Sahel, as well as the Operationalisation of the #G5Sahel Joint Force

2018/04/03 – The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 759th meeting, held on 23 March 2018, adopted the following decision on the Situation in Mali and in the Sahel, as well as the Operationalisation of the G5 Sahel Joint Force: Continuer à lire … « Mali /AU – The 759th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on the Situation in Mali and in the Sahel, as well as the Operationalisation of the #G5Sahel Joint Force »

Sudan – Council of National Unity Political Parties calls on US to remove Sudan from terrorism list

2018/03/30 – The Council of the National Unity Political Parties on Friday called on the American administration to remove the name of the Sudan from the list of countries it accuses of sponsoring international terrorism. Continuer à lire … « Sudan – Council of National Unity Political Parties calls on US to remove Sudan from terrorism list »

Niger: UN expert urges Government to swiftly adopt strategy on internal displacement

2018/03/28 – A UN human rights expert has urged the Government of Niger to prioritise the adoption of a strategy to ensure the rights of internally displaced persons are respected following attacks by non-state armed groups in both the Diffa and Tillabery regions triggered a deterioration of the security situation and uprooted over 130,000 people.  Continuer à lire … « Niger: UN expert urges Government to swiftly adopt strategy on internal displacement »