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The explosion occurred in the village of Bandiba where police vehicles drove over an IED.
11:00, 31 May 2021
Between 800 and 2,000 Russian mercenaries are taking part in the war, investigation believes.
09:00, 06 May 2021
At least one has reportedly been taken hostage.
18:45, 16 February 2021
Increased Russian presence is also the reason why NATO has increased the readiness of forces, Stoltenberg said.
12:45, 15 January 2021
Russia has gained access in the CAR to the exploitation of mineral resources, including diamonds.
21:00, 29 December 2020
It comes hours after he and Prime Minister Boubou Cissé were taken to a military camp near the capital Bamako, drawing condemnation from regional powers and France.
11:00, 19 August 2020
The Kremlin assists authoritarian regimes which suppress own populations.
12:45, 06 August 2020
CNN and Twitter found accounts posing as belonging to U.S. residents were being set up and run from Ghana and Nigeria.
18:40, 05 June 2020
The Ukrainian national's whereabouts remain unknown.
19:20, 21 April 2020
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) added the first cases had been discovered last month in January.
12:22, 13 February 2020
Moscow's growing influence in Africa is worrying many in the West, the report says.
21:50, 30 January 2020
After the attack, the militants ceased fire and retreated deep into the jungle.
11:00, 13 November 2019
Russia wants to expand its footprint across Africa – but the feeling isn't mutual.
13:53, 04 November 2019
The men were part of the notorious PMC Wagner.
12:20, 31 October 2019
Russian propaganda targets CNN reporter following exclusive reporting on country's secret army in Africa – mediaCNN has discovered that Wagner now has hundreds of fighters operating on three different continents.
15:20, 15 August 2019
Experts have said Moscow is attempting to expand its global reach in order to counter the impact of Western sanctions, which were levied in response to Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2015.
11:30, 28 May 2019
Perpetrators were plotting to traffick arms to UN-sanctioned African countries.
10:20, 17 May 2019
Sudan's intelligence service said it was freeing all political prisoners.
20:15, 11 April 2019
The disaster happened on the eve of the UN Environment Assembly when Heads of State, environment ministers and thousands of others will convene for five days in the Kenyan capital.
09:58, 11 March 2019
The aircraft had shattered into many pieces and was severely burnt.
16:18, 10 March 2019