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Monday 20 June 2016
AU Chairperson Welcomes the Declaration of A 4-Month Unilateral Cessation of Hostilities by President Omar Hassan El-Bashir of Sudan

Addis Ababa, 20 June 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, welcomes the announcement of a unilateral cessation of hostil

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Sunday 19 June 2016
Statement of the AUC Chairperson’s Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security on the occasion of the commemoration of the first International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict.

Today, 19 June 2016, we commemorate the first International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. It is a date set aside, to raise awareness on the need for collective action, to conde

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Friday 17 June 2016
AU Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security Commemorates the Day of the African Child, with the Refugee Community in Gambella, Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 17 June 2016:  Yesterday 16 June 2016, the African Union (AU) Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security (WPS), H.E. Mme Bineta Diop, &nbs

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Tuesday 14 June 2016
The African Union concerned at the reports of clashes between Ethiopia and Eritrea and calls for utmost restraint

Addis Ababa, 14 June 2016: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, expresses deep concern over reports of border cl

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Monday 13 June 2016
Communiqué of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 605th meeting on the situation in Darfur and the activities of the AU-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID)

The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 605th meeting held on 13 June 2016, adopted the following decision on the situation in Darf

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Thursday 09 June 2016
AU Chairperson condemns attempted attack against AMISOM in Somalia

Addis Ababa, 9 June 2016: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, condemns in the strongest terms the failed attack

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Thursday 09 June 2016
Outcomes of the Joint Political and Security Mechanism (JPSM) meeting

Addis Ababa, 9 June 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini- Zuma, commends the governments of Sudan and Sou

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Thursday 09 June 2016
Communiqué of the Peace and Security Council on the State of Libya

Council,

 

  1.  Takes note of the briefing made by the Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassad

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Thursday 09 June 2016
The 604th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on the situation in Guinea Bissau

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 604th meeting, held on 9 June 2016, was briefed by the Commissioner for Peace and Security on the situation in Guinea Bissau. Council also received

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Tuesday 07 June 2016
Statement by Dr Tarek A. Sharif, Head of the AU Defence and Security Division at the 6th Biennial Meeting of States to Consider the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in all its Aspects

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6-10 June 2016


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Tuesday 07 June 2016
The 603rd meeting of the Peace and Security Council dedicated an open session to the theme: Prevention and Settlement of Border Disputes in Africa

The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 603rd meeting, held on 7 June 2016, in Addis Ababa, dedicated an open session to the theme: Prevention and Settlement of Border Disputes in Africa. Counc

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Monday 06 June 2016
The partner organizations reaffirm their support to the political dialogue in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and call on all Congolese stakeholders to work towards its successful holding

Addis Ababa, Brussels, New York and Paris, 6 June 2016: The African Union (AU), the United Nations (UN), the European Union (EU) and the International Organization of La Francophonie (IOF) are closely fo

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Monday 06 June 2016
AU hails Muhammad Ali as true Pan Africanist

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – 6 June 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has hailed the African-American boxing legend, Muhamm

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Monday 06 June 2016
Sixth Biennial Meeting of States to consider the implementation of the programme of action to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in all its aspects:Statement by Dr Tarek A. Sharif, Head, DSD

Mr. Chairman,

Excellencies,

Ladies and Gentleman,

It is a pleasure for me to take the fl

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Thursday 02 June 2016
Statement of the AUHIP on the meeting with the President of the national UMMA party, Imam Sadiq Al-Mahdi

Addis Abéba, 2 june 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union High Level Implementation Panel (AUHIP) on Sudan, former President Thabo Mbeki, met with t

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