Category Archives: Legal Judicial

AFRICAN UNION LETS SADC BLOC TAKE LEAD ON ZIMBABWE

HARARE, The African Union will allow Zimbabwe’s southern neighbours in the SADC regional bloc to mediate in the political crisis there, a senior official told reporters after talks in Washington.

Smail Chergui, the AU commissioner …

Alepo Shortlisted for Most Innovative LTE Service/Application Deployment at the AfricaCom Awards 2017

Alepo (www.Alepo.com) � a global provider of core network and IT software solutions for communications service providers, announced today that it has been shortlisted in the prestigious 2017 AfricaCom Awards in the category of Most …

At Crossroads on How to Overcome Disarmament Machinery Deadlock, First Committee Delegates Debate Paths towards Revitalization

At a crossroads on how to overcome the long standing impasse in the Conference on Disarmament, speakers in the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) today discussed ways to revitalize the disarmament machinery and maintain …

Burundi: EU renews sanctions until 31 October 2018

On 23 October 2017, the Council renewed the EU restrictive measures against Burundi for another year until 31 October 2018. These measures consist of a travel ban and asset freeze against four persons whose activities …

Afghan attacks, Raqqa redux, and plague in Madagascar: The Cheat Sheet

Every week, IRIN’s team of specialist editors scans the humanitarian horizon to curate a reading list on important and unfolding trends and events around the globe:

AU and EU: new BFFs?

African and European leaders …