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Dozens of African leaders are meeting in the Ethiopian capital to mark 50 years since the founding of the African Union, a continentwide organization that helped liberate Africa from colonial...
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The rebels say they will defend themselves against the U.N. force, which to which African countries such as Tanzania and South Africa have pledged troops.
3 days ago
"So while being described as an 'African tiger' is a welcome recognition of how far Rwanda has come, perhaps it isn't quite right.
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African nations this week mark the 50th year since the founding of a continentwide organization, now called the African Union, that spearheaded efforts to liberate the continent from colonial...
67 days ago
The White House says Obama and the four African leaders will discuss ways to strengthen democracy in sub-Saharan Africa and opportunities to expand trade and investment.
99 days ago
The troops were handed over in a ceremony Wednesday, the African Union said in a statement received Friday, bringing to 3,350 the number of African soldiers deployed against the LRA.
124 days ago
Ugandan troops in the Central African Republic have killed the chief bodyguard of Joseph Kony, the fugitive head of the Lord's Resistance Army, a Ugandan army official said Monday.
141 days ago
A group of Capuchin friars in Poland is using the order's historical link to cappuccino to raise money to help Africans.
143 days ago
Benjamin Netanyahu declared Wednesday that Israel has halted the flow of African migrants into Israel over the past seven months.
146 days ago
Obama informed congressional leaders of Thursday's deployment in a letter Saturday citing a "deteriorating security situation" in the Central African Republic.
157 days ago
Roughly one year after 100 U.S. special forces troops arrived in four Central Africa nations to advise African soldiers in their pursuit, Kony is still on the run and his exact whereabouts unknown.
170 days ago
A treaty that African nations hope will lead to the fair and humane treatment of people displaced in their own countries has come into force about two years after it was conceived.