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Sudan rejects UN effort in border dispute
Khartoum dismisses any efforts to "disturb" African Union's mediation role and take situation to UN Security Council.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2012 19:34 GMT
Guinea-Bissau suspended from African Union
West African nation barred from regional bloc a week after military leaders seized power in a coup.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 15:06 GMT
Sudan fighting escalates over Heglig oilfield
South Sudan says it retains control of key town in the oil-producing border region despite ongoing attacks from Sudan.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2012 01:44 GMT
South Sudan troops 'repel oil town attack'
South Sudanese military says Heglig still under its control after overnight clashes and despite Sudanese air raids.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 11:46 GMT
Sudanese forces advance on key oil town
Spokesman for Khartoum says troops have reached outskirts of Heglig, occupied by South Sudan in cross-border clashes.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 08:25 GMT
Arab states seek Libya no-fly zone
Regional bloc calls on UN Security Council to take steps to protect civilians from air attack by Gaddafi forces.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 20:45 GMT
Libya tops Arab League agenda
Regional bloc to discuss possible imposition of no-fly zone as rebels seek global help in stopping Gaddafi's warplanes.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 15:53 GMT
AU asks UN for Somalia blockade
Air and naval restrictions would tackle piracy and prevent weapons reaching al-Shabab fighters, African Union says.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2010 07:06 GMT
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