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GABON SEND 120 TROOPS TO CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC FOR MICOPAX INTERPOSITION FORCE OPERATIONS

LIBREVILLE, Jan. 1 (Xinhua) Gabon on Tuesday sent 120 soldiers to an interposition force of the Mission for Peace Consolidation in Central African Republic, where a newly formed Seleka rebellion is threatening the capital Bangui after taking 10 northern and … Continue reading

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ECCAS (CCEAC) WARN CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC REBELS NOT TO TOUCH THE ‘RED LINE’

N’DJAMENA, Jan. 1 (Xinhua) The Economic Community of Central African States (CEEAC) is warning Central African Republic rebels not to touch the “red line” of Damara, 75 km from the capital Bangui. The regional bloc issued the warning in a … Continue reading

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WEST AFRICA: ECCAS, ECOWAS TAKE STEPS TO COUNTER PIRACY, ROBBERY AT SEA AND ILLEGAL MARITIME ACTIVITIES

Commodore Bola Ajibade, Commander, Joint Benin-Nigeria Anti-Piracy Task Group 11.1 (OP. Prosperity) UNITED STATES AFRICA COMMAND BY STAFF SERGEANT OLUFEMI A. OWOLABI 2 APRIL 2012 Cotonou, Benin More than 250 representatives from more than 20 African nations attended the official … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICA PARTNERSHIP STATION, AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, BENIN, BORDER SECURITY, CAMEROON, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, EQUATORIAL GUINEA, GHANA, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, MARITIME SAFETY AND SECURITY, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN ARMY, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, NIGERIAN SPECIAL FORCES, PIRACY, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, TERRORISM, U.S. AFRICA COMMAND, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment