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News Roundup 15 November – 21 November

Five years after Colombia’s FARC deal, new armed gangs emerge and peace is still a dream for many African Union: Ethiopia peace talks won’t be successful without ceasefire Newly Formed Rebel Alliance To Continue Destabilization Of Ethiopia – Diplomat Mediators step up Ethiopia ceasefire bid as aid efforts flounder Extremists in Pakistan have been emboldened …

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News Roundup 18 January – 24 January

Old grudges and empty coffers: South Sudan’s precarious peace process Killings of Colombia ex-FARC fighters persist amid peace process The longshot bid to end rampant banditry in Nigeria’s northwest UN chief calls for protection of civilians as violence spikes in Sudan’s West Darfur In Central African Republic, disputed polls spark a rebel offensive Central African …

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News Roundup – 24 January 2013

UN launches inquiry into drones.  Serbs and Albanians clash over removal of insurgent memorial.  Watching Syria’s war: Rebels taunt and beat a pro-government prisoner.  African Union Leaders summit to discuss regional war crimes court. EJIL:Talk! French military intervention in Mali. It’s legal but.. why? Part I by Dr Theodore Christakis and Karine Bannelier HRW letter …

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