Libya/US – Interior Minister in Washington to discuss security issues in Libya

2019/12/02 – The Interior Minister Fathi Pashaga has arrived in Washington DC on an official visit to discuss with the American side the security situation in the country, a source from the ministry confirmed. Continuer à lire … « Libya/US – Interior Minister in Washington to discuss security issues in Libya »

BP lauds cost competitiveness of planned Mauritania/Senegal LNG project

2019/06/02 – BP expects its planned Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG project offshore Mauritania and Senegal to become increasingly cost-competitive as it moves into later expansion phases, a senior company executive said Tuesday.

Speaking after the release of BP’s fourth-quarter earnings, upstream chief Bernard Looney also said BP had seen no signs of cost inflation in the global LNG sector despite a number of new project approvals in recent months. Continuer à lire … « BP lauds cost competitiveness of planned Mauritania/Senegal LNG project »

Morocco silent amid rumors of Netanyahu visit next month

2019/06/02 – Minister won’t address reports, but recent visit to north African nation by top Jewish Republicans adds fuel to speculation.

Morocco’s communications minister has refused to comment over the weekend on reports that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is seeking to arrange a state visit to Morocco just before Israelis go to the polls in April 9 elections Continuer à lire … « Morocco silent amid rumors of Netanyahu visit next month »

Libya/AFRICOM – Tuareg tribesmen denounce AFRICOM airstrike in southwestern Libya, confirm victims were civilians

2018/04/12 – Members of the Tuareg community gathered in Ubari town in southwestern Libya to condemn in the strongest terms the airstrike conducted by US Africa Command (AFRICOM) near Awaynat town last Thursday, which killed 11 people; AFRICOM claimed they were al-Qaeda militants. Continuer à lire … « Libya/AFRICOM – Tuareg tribesmen denounce AFRICOM airstrike in southwestern Libya, confirm victims were civilians »

Niger – A Letter to the Army: Don’t Punish the Man Who Led the Mission That Killed My Son

2018/14/11 – The father of one of the American soldiers killed in Niger last year writes a letter of support for the Army captain who led the fateful mission. Continuer à lire … « Niger – A Letter to the Army: Don’t Punish the Man Who Led the Mission That Killed My Son »

Mali – Navy Completes Inquiry Into Strangling Death of Army Green Beret in Mali

2018/07/11 – Navy criminal authorities have completed their investigation into the strangling of an Army Green Beret in June 2017 in Mali, and sent their report to an American admiral who will decide what charges, if any, will be brought in the case, officials said on Tuesday. Continuer à lire … « Mali – Navy Completes Inquiry Into Strangling Death of Army Green Beret in Mali »

Niger/US – L’assistance américaine au G5 Sahel s’élève à près de 600 milliards de FCFA (ambassadeur)

2018/06/11- « L’assistance totale fournie par les Etats Unis aux Etats membres du G5 Sahel en matière de sécurité, depuis l’exercice 2012, s’élève à environ un milliard de dollars »,  a annoncé lundu 5 novembre à Niamey  l’ambassadeur des Etats Unis au Niger, Eric Whitaker. Continuer à lire … « Niger/US – L’assistance américaine au G5 Sahel s’élève à près de 600 milliards de FCFA (ambassadeur) »