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14 hrs ago | IRIN

A tentative ceasefire in CAR

BRAZZAVILLE, 29 July 2014 - While the ceasefire signed in Brazzaville on 23 July by the two principal armed factions in the Central African Republic , the ex-Seleka and anti-Balaka, was widely greeted as a positive step forward, analysts are sceptical it can lead to lasting peace.

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18 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

MISCA wishes a happy Aid Al-Fitr to the Muslim community in the Central African Republic

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 29, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union in the Central African Republic and Head of the African-led International Support Mission in the CAR , General Jean-Marie Michel Mokoko, joined the CAR Muslim community on the occasion of the ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Congo

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo, July 28, 2014/African Press Organization / - On July 21, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the Article IV consultation with the Republic of Congo.1 Recent economic developments in the Republic of Congo have been favorable.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

In-depth Africa

The African Union welcomes the signing of an Agreement on the...

The African Union welcomes the signing of an Agreement on the Cessation of Hostilities in the Central African Republic / The AU urges the CAR stakeholders to pursue their efforts towards a lasting solution to the crisis in their country The African Union welcomes the signing of an Agreement on the Cessation of Hostilities in the Central African ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

State Department

U.S. Mission to the United Nations: Statement on the Cease-fire...

I welcome the announcement of a cease-fire agreement for the Central African Republic between ex-Seleka, anti-Balaka, and other armed groups that was signed July 23 in Brazzaville in the presence of the Transitional Government of the Central African Republic, political parties, civil society groups, and religious leaders.

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United Nations

Senior UN officials welcome signing of Central African Republic ceasefire

A view of thousands of internally displaced people at Bangui's airport, Central African Republic .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

AlertNet

Seleka to sign ceasefire, drops call for C.African Republic split

A Seleka fighter drinks tea during a break from patrolling in a village, close to the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo June 10, 2014 REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic BRAZZAVILLE/DAKAR, July 23 - Central African Republic's mainly Muslim Seleka rebels will sign a ceasefire with 'anti-balaka' Christian militia on Wednesday, having dropped their ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Yahoo!

C. Africa peace talks suspended after rebel no-show

Peace talks between Central Africa's sectarian rivals were suspended Tuesday after the ex-rebel Seleka group failed to show up less than a day before the deadline of a deal.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

UPI

Eni to explore opportunities offshore Congo

Eni Chief Executive Officer Claudio Descalzi signed an agreement with the Congolese government in Brazzaville to pursue new initiatives in an area ranging from the coast to deep offshore waters.

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News24

.com | CAR peace talks open in Congo

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's closest ally has reportedly praised the country's war veterans leader Joseph Chinotimba who led the 2000 controversial farm invasions.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

AlertNet

CAR refugees dying in Cameroon hospitals

REFUGEES fleeing violence in the Central African Republic are continuing to die in significant numbers after reaching the relative safety of Cameroon, reports children's charity Plan International.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

DFW Catholic

Key challenges to African family polygamy, gender priest reveals

Vatican City, Jul 18, 2014 / 06:19 am .- Representatives from the Pontifical Council for the Family gathered in the Congo with over 40 bishops last week to discuss the state of families in Africa, highlighting both strengths and challenges they face.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Congo-Brazzaville: Congo Brazzaville Pursues Expulsion of Illegal Aliens

The authorities in Congo Brazzaville are pursuing their policy of expelling foreigners from neighbouring countries without papers.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Umupira

Iranzi on Simba SC Wishlist

AMAVUBI AND APR attacking midfielder Jean Claude Iranzi is closely being monitored by Tanzania's league giants Simba SC over a possible transfer deal.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Dubai Int'l Holy Quran Award saw 48 memorisers so far [Emirates News...

The 18th edition of Dubai International Holy Quran Award has seen 48 out of 80 contestants so far.

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New Vision

Experts discuss improvement of medical training in Africa

A three-day regional meeting on medical training is underway in Brazzaville Congo.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Reuters

C.African Republic civilian leaders threaten to boycott peace talks

Key political and religious groups in strifetorn Central African Republic on Friday threatened to boycott peace talks in the neighbouring Republic of Congo, saying their county's future should be resolved at home.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Business Wire

PA Resources AB: Invitation to Presentation of Q2 Results on 18 July

PA Resources will release the interim report for the second quarter 2014 on Friday 18 July at 07:30 CET.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

In-depth Africa

Conclusions of 5th Meeting of the International Contact Group on the...

The list of countries and organizations which attended the meeting is indicated below .

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

BBC News

VIDEO: What next for DR Congo's displaced?

Tens of thousands of people from the Democratic Republic of Congo have been forced to leave the neighbouring country of Congo-Brazzaville after a crackdown on illegal immigration.

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