Dec 9th, 2012
By Daniel Flynn — West African states must deploy a military force in north Mali quickly or it will become increasingly difficult and costly to oust armed groups there, Ivory Coast Prime Minister Daniel Kablan Duncan said in an interview. Duncan, a former foreign minister, said that calls from Washin...
Apr 13th, 2012
Bissau – Guinea-Bissau troops staged a coup attempt late on Thursday, attacking the prime minister’s residence, arresting politicians and taking over the ruling party headquarters amid a media blackout. Gunshots and rocket-propelled grenades were fired in the darkened streets of the capit...