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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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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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