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By Sophia Tesfamariam
EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, February 21, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — After a show of force and round-the-clock negotiations, the entire 55-person peacekeeping patrol of the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur, which had been blockaded in northwestern Darfur by armed rebels for nearly two days, was en route to its home base in Umm Baru this afternoon.
DJIBOUTI, Djibouti, February 6, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The 21st meeting of the International Contact Group (ICG) on Somalia was held under the chairmanship of the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Dr Augustine Mahiga, from 5-6 February 2012 in Djibouti. Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf of the Republic of Djibouti, Speaker Shariif Hassan Sheikh Aden of the Transitional Federal Parliament of the Republic of Somalia, Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali of the Transitional Federal Government of the Republic of Somalia, President Abdirahman Mohamed Mohamud (Farole) of the Puntland State of Somalia, President Mohamed Ahmed Alin of the Galmudug State of Somalia, Abdilkader Moallim Noor of Ahlu Sunna Wal Jama’a and the African Union High Representative for Somalia President Jerry Rawlings addressed the meeting.
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KINSHASA, Dem. Rep. of Congo (DRC) January 10, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — MONUSCO strongly condemns the attacks on civilians by armed groups in several remote villages in Shabunda territory of South Kivu Province.
NEW YORK, January 3, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Secretary-General spoke with the President of South Sudan, H.E. Salva Kiir, by telephone today and expressed appreciation for his commitment to protect civilians while exerting efforts to resolve through dialogue ongoing tensions between the Lou Nuer youth and Murle in Jonglei State.