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World - Africa
6/15/2022 10:21:51 PM
Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud appointed lawmaker Hamza Abdi Barre as the country's prime minister on Wednesday, with the new premier facing a host of challenges including a looming famine and an Islamist insurgency.

World - Africa
6/13/2022 6:57:12 PM
French troops were on Monday handing back a military base in northeastern Mali ahead of a final withdrawal from the Sahel nation, France's army said, after nine years fighting a jihadist insurgency.

World - Africa
5/16/2022 11:22:06 AM
Somalia's international partners on Monday welcomed the election of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, who takes office after months of political instability and faces crises including a violent insurgency and devastating drought.

World - Africa
2/16/2022 9:42:51 PM
French President Emmanuel Macron invited African leaders for dinner in Paris, while expecting French troops is withdrawing from Mali after nearly 10 years fighting a jihadist insurgency.

World - Africa
1/30/2022 9:32:58 PM
Nearly 60 "terrorists" have been killed in Burkina Faso by local forces assisted by French forces deployed in the country, France's military said on Sunday, as a bloody insurgency rages.

World - Africa
1/23/2022 5:19:01 PM
Heavy gunfire rang out at a military base in Burkina Faso's capital early Sunday, prompting fears that a coup attempt was underway after weeks of growing frustration with the government's handling of the Islamic insurgency wracking the West African country.

World - Africa
1/7/2022 6:34:22 PM
Thirteen civilians have been killed in separate attacks in northern Burkina Faso, a region battling a six-year-old jihadist insurgency, local sources said on Friday.

World - Africa
12/12/2021 11:35:20 AM
Five months after foreign soldiers arrived to help Mozambique battle an insurgency in northern Cabo Delgado province, militants have widened their battleground in an evolving conflict, witnesses and analysts say.

World - Africa
12/7/2021 12:47:32 PM
Islamist militants waging a brutal insurgency in northern Mozambique have abducted more than 600 women and children over the past three years, Human Rights Watch said in report Tuesday.

Arts & Culture - Film
10/14/2021 3:00:22 PM
Africa's biggest film festival kicks off on Saturday in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou, delayed eight months by the Covid-19 pandemic and overshadowed by a brutal six-year-old jihadist insurgency.

World - Africa
10/2/2021 9:19:50 PM
A local jihadist leader and 18 rebels were killed during a military strike on their base in Mozambique's insurgency-hit north, a bloc of southern African nations said Saturday.

World - International
9/14/2021 12:03:49 PM
India's leaders are anxiously watching the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, fearing that it will benefit their bitter rival Pakistan and feed a long-simmering insurgency in the disputed region of Kashmir

World - Africa
7/12/2021 2:05:10 PM
A deadly insurgency by militants linked to the Islamic State group has ravaged the gas-rich Cabo Delgado province since late 2017, claiming some 3,000 lives and displacing 800,000 people

World - Africa
7/9/2021 7:00:11 PM
The planned deployment comes on the heels of a similar decision last month by the 16 nations in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) regional bloc

World - International
7/3/2021 11:18:09 AM
The quiet departure from Bagram Air Base brought an effective end to the longest war in US history. It came as the Taliban insurgency ramps up its offensive throughout the country after peace talks sputtered

World - Africa
7/2/2021 12:38:23 PM
The Tigrayan forces managed to regroup, drawing from deep support among the population to mount an effective insurgency, something Abiy himself acknowledged in a speech Tuesday

World - International
4/21/2021 9:10:18 PM
The hotel is in Quetta, the capital of southwestern Baluchistan province that has long been the scene of low-level insurgency from local nationalists

World - Africa
4/2/2021 7:13:49 PM
With more than a week of fierce fighting including beheaded bodies in the streets, the battle for the northern Mozambique town of Palma has highlighted the southern Africa country's insurgency

World - Africa
3/29/2021 4:44:34 PM
IS said its fighters had taken control of the town after days of clashes with security forces, and said it had killed at least 55 people including soldiers, destroyed buildings and seized vehicles

Al-Ahram Weekly - Culture
3/19/2021 12:00:00 PM
Nicholas Saunders, Desert Insurgency: Archaeology, T E Lawrence, and the Arab Revolt, Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press, 2020, pp369

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