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Destruction is evident in Malakal, once South Sudan's second city but now largely deserted. (Photo/Stefanie Glinski/IRIN)

Africa’s Worst Crisis In 24 Years: Ahead Of Peace Talks, A Who’s Who In South Sudan’s Splintering Civil War

More than 4 million people, one third of the population, have fled their homes since South Sudans brutal war began in December 2013


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Watching Ethiopia And Eritrea: Will The Two Bald Men Stop Fighting Over A Comb Soon?

The big question now is whether Abiy will pull Ethiopian troops from land around the frontier town of Badme, which an international commission in 2003 determined belonged to Eritrea.


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A soldier in France's Barkhane operation in Mali. (Photo/Fred Marie/Flickr).

Africa’s Insecurity Is Leading To A Growing Foreign Military Presence: Time To Ring The Alarm Bells?

There are just too many foreign military actors on the continent busy executing their own agendas.


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Kabila faces mounting unrest. (Photo/GCIS).

DR Congo’s Deepening Crisis: 1,176 Recorded Summary Killings In 2017 – A 25% Increase From 2016

Kabila postponed elections last year. They are now scheduled to take place at the end of 2018. Few Congolese believe that date will hold either.