Category Archives: Key Issues

Moroccan Rights Group Warns Over Free Speech After Arrests

RABAT, MOROCCO – Leading Moroccan human rights activists warned Thursday of an assault on freedom of expression in the country following the arrest over recent months of 15 journalists, bloggers, rappers and social media users.…

Macron Conditions Troop Presence in Sahel on West African Clarifications

WATFORD ENGLAND. – President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday demanded West African leaders dismiss growing anti-French sentiment across the region if they wanted France’s military to continue its operations against Islamist militants.

France the former colonial …

‘Peaceful’ Presidential Election in Guinea-Bissau

The voting process Sunday of Guinea-Bissau’s presidential election was “peaceful, calm and orderly,” said Oldemiro Baloi, who heads international observers of the Community of Portuguese speaking countries. Results of the balloting are expected Thursday.

The …

Deputy Secretary-General Lauds Women’s Role in Bringing Change to Horn of Africa, Urges Security Council Support for Regional Growth, Peace

Following are UN Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohamed’s remarks to the Security Council on the joint mission with the African Union to the Horn of Africa, today:

I would like to congratulate the United Kingdom …

Deputy Secretary-General Lauds Women’s Role in Bringing Change to Horn of Africa, Urges Security Council Support for Regional Growth, Peace

Following are UN Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohamed’s remarks to the Security Council on the joint mission with the African Union to the Horn of Africa, today:

I would like to congratulate the United Kingdom …