International Institute for Strategic Studies

By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Nov 4th, 2012
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Habibou Kouyate/Getty Images People hold banners on top of a truck during a protest called by the Coordination of Patriotic Organizations in Mali (COPAM) against a foreign military intervention in Mali to reclaim the Islamist-controlled north.   By Aron Heller / The Associated Press JOHANNESBURG R...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 23rd, 2012
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World leaders are gathering in London Thursday for a conference aimed at coming up with a coordinated response to decades of instability in Somalia. Representatives of 40 countries will attend the conference, including U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and United Nations Secretary-General Ban K...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Mar 19th, 2011
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Benghazi – A warplane crashed in flames on Saturday on the rebel-held Libyan city of Benghazi after apparently being shot down, an AFP reporter witnessed. The plane, which had been heard flying over the city for several minutes was suddenly spotted with flames coming from the right rear, before...