Arms & Armies

Sudan: Rebel Group Denies Attack On Sudan Army in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

Jebel Marra — The Sudan Liberation Movement under the leadership of Abdelwahid El Nour (SLM-AW) has contradicted news about an attack on government forces in western Jebel Marra on Tuesday. In a statement on Wednesday, SLM-AW Spokesman Mohamed El Nayer denied that his movement’s combatants launched an attack on army …

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Malawi: Malawi Army Recruits Super League Players, Boxers

The Malawi Defence Force (MDF) has recruited over 25 football players, most of whom are football players and will be deployed to military Super League sides across the country. Nenani: Now soldier Anisha Bashir: Now soldier The players, who were among the 785 recruits who have undergone basic military training …

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Liberia: AFL Chief of Staff Vows to Enforce Mandate

[New Dawn] The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Liberia Maj./Gen. Prince C. Johnson, III, says vehicles that are being stopped at checkpoints manned by soldiers of the AFL are non-essential vehicles, and the army is acting based on orders from President Weah.Read More

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Somalia: Police Detonates Land Mine in Mogadishu

[Dalsan Radio] Security forces in Mogadishu have detonated a land mine that was set in Hodan district Mogadishu. Police spokesman Dhame Sadiq Adan in an interview with Dalsan radio said they were informed by the residents, after which the moved into action.Read More

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Sudan: Darfur Rebel Group Not Party to Peace Negotiations

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Mohamed Bashir, chief negotiator of the Sudan Liberation Movement faction under the leadership of Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) said that his movement did not take part in yesterday’s negotiations about security arrangements in Darfur because it took place via videoconferencing.Read More

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