African Union Peacekeeping

Djibouti to deploy peacekeepers to C. Africa

Published April 22, 2014 by Turkish Press
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ADDIS ABABA – The Djiboutian government has agreed to deploy peacekeeping forces to the Central African Republic (CAR), an official with the Djiboutian presidential office said Tuesday."We have responded to a request from the African Union and will send 140 peacekeepers to CAR," the official, who asked not to be named, told Anadolu Agency.

Sudan: UNAMID to Deploy 6,000 to Protect North Darfur Displaced

Published April 20, 2014 by All Africa
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Nyala — The General Commander of Unamid in South Darfur has announced that Unamid's military strength in the area will be substantially reinforced to provide better protection for the displaced. The move reportedly comes in response to information received of possible attacks planned by the government's Rapid Support Forces (RSF).

UN Approves New CAR Peacekeeping Force

Published April 10, 2014 by Voice of America
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UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations Security Council unanimously agreed Thursday to authorize a nearly 12,000 strong U.N. peacekeeping force for the violence-plagued Central African Republic. 

Chad starts pulling peacekeepers from Central African Republic

Published April 4, 2014 by Reuters
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(Reuters) - Chad began withdrawing its troops from Central African Republic's peacekeeping mission on Friday as a U.N. report accused its soldiers of killing 30 civilians and wounding 300 in an attack on a crowded market last week.

UN chief Ban Ki-moon visits C. African Republic

Published April 5, 2014 by The Washington Post
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BANGUI, Central African Republic — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon vowed Saturday that the world would not forget Central African Republic, as he visited the country wracked by sectarian violence that has left thousands dead and forced most of the nation’s Muslims to flee.

UN approves measure to improve Darfur peacekeeping

Published April 4, 2014 by The New Zealand Herald
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UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council on Thursday approved a resolution aimed at improving its peacekeeping mission in Darfur as violence surges and hundreds of thousands flee.

EU launches peacekeeping force for Central African Republic

Published April 1, 2014 by Reuters
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(Reuters) - The European Union formally launched a peacekeeping force for Central African Republic on Tuesday, overcoming delays due to shortages of soldiers and equipment thanks to last-minute offers of help from EU governments.

EU ready to deploy delayed C.Africa peacekeeping mission

Published March 29, 2014 by Global Post
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The European Union on Saturday signalled that it is ready to deploy its delayed peacekeeping force to help put down the escalating crisis in Central African Republic, after obtaining additional backing for the mission.

The troops were due to deploy last week, but there were insufficient soldiers for the mission and not enough aircraft at hand to transport them.

Sudan: Gunmen Attack Darfur Civilians, Unamid Says

Published March 24, 2014 by All Africa
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Khartoum — The African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) said unidentified gunmen attacked a camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in South Darfur and a number of villages in North Darfur states forcing some 3,000 civilians to seek protection at its bases.

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