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A look at UN promises to combat sexual abuses since 2005A look at the various promises, recommendations for reforms to combat sexual abuse, exploitation within UN peacekeeping missions since 2005
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Key findings from AP investigation of UN sex abuse in CongoAP Investigation: 5 things to know about UN sex abuse and exploitation in Congo
The Associated Press4 hours ago
UN peacekeepers in Congo hold record for rape, sex abuseA yearlong investigation by The Associated Press has found more than 700 allegations of sexual misconduct by U.N. peacekeepers and staff in Congo since 2004
The Associated Press4 hours ago
African art museum opens in Cape Town; Tutu is early visitorSouth African Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town
The Associated Press1 day ago
UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegationsA yearlong investigation by The Associated Press has found more than 700 allegations of sexual misconduct by U.N. peacekeepers and staff in Congo since 2004
The Associated Press1 day ago
Key findings from AP investigation of UN sex abuse in CongoAP Investigation: 5 things to know about UN sex abuse and exploitation in Congo
The Associated Press1 day ago
Rival Tuareg groups in Mali sign new ceasefire agreementRival Tuareg groups have said they signed a ceasefire agreement in northern Mali, which could help a fragile peace accord signed between the government and other armed groups
The Associated Press1 day ago
UN Peacekeepers: Congo leads world in sex abuse allegationsUN sexual abuse and exploitation is back in the spotlight with fresh calls for reform
The Associated Press1 day ago
Two Maasai women pass by a police barrier erected to keep protesters away from the Supreme Court in downtown Nairobi, Kenya Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. In a detailed ruling issued Wednesday the court said it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election largely because the electoral commission refused scrutiny of its computerized voting system. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Kenya electoral officials set Oct.26 as date for new pollsKenya's electoral commission has announced it has moved the date for a fresh presidential election to Oct 26
The Associated Press2 days ago
Ugandan Members of Parliament opposed to the extension of presidential age limits, wear red bandanas which they said signified their willingness to die in defence of the constitution, at the Parliament building in Kampala, Uganda Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Ugandan police on Thursday fired tear gas to disperse protesters and arrested dozens of people opposed to plans to introduce legislation that could allow the longtime president Yoweri Museveni to extend his rule. (AP Photo/Ronald Kabuubi)
Ugandan police tear gas protesters of 'life presidency' billUgandan police have fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of students protesting against plans to introduce legislation that would allow the long-time president to extend rule
The Associated Press2 days ago
Kenya's electoral commission announces it has moved the date for fresh presidential election to Oct 26.Kenya's electoral commission announces it has moved the date for fresh presidential election to Oct 26.
The Associated Press2 days ago
A look at UN promises to combat sexual abuses since 2005A look at the various promises, recommendations for reforms to combat sexual abuse, exploitation within UN peacekeeping missions since 2005
The Associated Press2 days ago
AP Investigation: More than 700 sexual abuse complaints filed against UN peacekeepers occurred in Congo, most in world.AP Investigation: More than 700 sexual abuse complaints filed against UN peacekeepers occurred in Congo, most in world.
The Associated Press2 days ago
A man with disabilities who was unable to run away when a swarm of bees attacked police and passers-by outside the Supreme Court, has soapy water thrown over him to try and revive him after being severely stung, before an ambulance arrived to take him away alive, in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.  In a detailed ruling issued Wednesday Kenya's Supreme Court said it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election largely because the electoral commission refused scrutiny of its computerized voting system. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Kenya Supreme Court nixed poll because it couldn't see dataKenya's Supreme Court said Wednesday it nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election largely because the electoral commission refused to allow an investigation of its computerized system that transmitted results
The Associated Press2 days ago
Boy killed at huge protests over Togo president's tenureTogo's security minister says a 10-year-old boy was killed and at least 10 other people were injured during protests over the passage of a bill that critics fear would allow the West African country's president to seek re-election indefinitely
The Associated Press2 days ago
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