Resolving the Political Crisis in DR Congo

Testimony at the US House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Ida Sawyer, Director, Central Africa Chairman Smith, Ranking Member Bass, members of the subcommittee, thank you for the invitation to testify. I appreciate your ongoing and bipartisan interest in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is at…

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Centrafrique : Pas de situation de « pré-génocide », selon Adama Dieng

  Dakar Jeudi, 12 Oct 2017   La Centrafrique «n’est pas en situation de pré-génocide», a estimé hier à Bangui le conseiller spécial de l’Onu pour la prévention du génocide, Adama Dieng, alors que ce sujet fait l’objet d’une controverse depuis l’été. «La République centrafricaine n’est pas en situation de pré-génocide. (Un génocide) est un…

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Who is selling weapons to Myanmar?

Most of Myanmar’s military imports come from China, Russia, India, Israel and Ukraine. Shakeeb Asrar  16 Sep 2017  The Myanmar army has shaped the country’s politics and external affairs since it gained independence from the British in 1948. For more than half a century the army ruled with an iron fist. Since the early 1990s, it was subject to various…

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AUSTIN RAMZY SEPT. 18, 2017 Bangladeshi boatmen ferrying Rohingya refugees this month across the Naf River, which separates Myanmar and Bangladesh. Credit Adam Dean for The New York Times HONG KONG — Despite international condemnation of Myanmar’s campaign of violence against the Rohingya people, there have been few calls for a return to the sort…

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2017 No. 754 CRIMINAL LAW The European Union Financial Sanctions (Amendment o f Information Provisions) Regulations 2017

S T A T U T O R Y    I N S T R U M E N T S 2017 No. 754 CRIMINAL LAW The European Union Financial Sanctions (Amendment of Information Provisions) Regulations 2017 Made                               17th July 2017 Laid before Parliament   18th July 2017 Coming into force           8th August 2017 For full…

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