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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:33:03 GMT
Finding the Right Role for the G5 Sahel Joint Force
[ICG] Ten months after its launch, the G5 Sahel joint force (FC-G5S), a joint project under- taken by the five countries of the Sahel (Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Chad) is slowly taking shape.

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:20:44 GMT
A Move Toward Justice for Exploited Talibé Children
[HRW] Last month, the Senegalese government quietly teamed up with Interpol for a two-day anti-trafficking operation in Dakar. As part of Opération Épervier, a team of Senegalese police officers and social workers -- along with the national anti-tr...

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:41:13 GMT
Revised U.S. Travel Ban Stops Refugee Admissions for 120 Days
[Vanguard] The US Supreme Court on Monday issued an order allowing full enforcement of President Donald Trump's revised travel ban to go into effect while legal challenges are argued in lower courts.

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 08:52:56 GMT
Ex-Boko Haram Fighters Hardly Finding Peace
[VOA] The U.N. is working with the governments of Cameroon, Nigeria and Chad to encourage communities to reintegrate rehabilitated ex-Boko Haram fighters and people held captive by the militant sect. The initiative faces continued resistance.

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 05:08:19 GMT
Trump Travel Ban Can Stay - Supreme Court
[VOA] In a victory for President Donald Trump, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Monday to allow his latest travel ban to remain in force while the legal fight continues in the lower courts.

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