Across Algeria, a growing number of attacks, arrests and weapons have come to light, indicating a possible resurgence in jihadist activity in ... the country; a chapter from the 1990s that many hoped would stay closed.
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A few days before its case is due to be examined by the IMF board of directors, the Republic of Congo is finally on the verge of reaching an ... agreement to restructure its debt with the trading company Trafigura.
Through thick and thin, the United Arab Emirates has been a longtime supporter of Egypt in the fight to defeat political Islam, until now. Libya ... has shown itself to be the one thing that will divide these longtime allies.
Prospects that the record-breaking vaccine development and distribution plans will start to counter the political and economic devastation of ... the pandemic have opened this year with a blast of hope and goodwill. It will be short-lived unless there are credible efforts to launch a new social contract.
Currently available online and in print, a “Congo in Conversation”-themed exhibition will be on display in Paris through 27 January. Touching ... on issues such as the environment, epidemics and youth activism, a dozen DRC-born photojournalists show their version of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The president of Mauritania’s human rights commission, Ahmed Salem Bouhoubeyni, talks about the organisation’s efforts to root out slavery ... in the country. Despite being illegal since 1981, slavery continues to be a persistent problem in Mauritania and the country is regularly criticised on this front by international organisations and NGOs.
The Senegalese student Diary Sow, who until recently was attending preparatory classes at the Parisian secondary school Louis-le-Grand, disappeared ... voluntarily for reasons that are still unclear. That has been the conclusion reached by the French investigators assigned to the case.