Day: November 3, 2017

Further funding given to G5 anti-Jihad force

The UN Security Council has announced increased funding and support for the G5 anti-Jihad force in the Sahel region, comprised of the five former French colonies south of the Sahara – Mali, Mauritania, Chad, Burkina Faso and Niger. The Sahel states have pledged an additional 5000 troops to complement the

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29 Yemenis Dead After Suspected Saudi-led Air Strike

A Yemeni health official has confirmed at least 29 civilian deaths after a suspected airstrike on Wednesday. The strike was allegedly conducted by the Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen. Both local residents and the head of the health office of the Northern Saada province, Abdellah al-Ezi, have stated

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