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Why ex-combatants pose a threat to Côte d’Ivoire’s stability

Dissatisfied ex-combatants who aren’t serving in Côte d’Ivoire’s formal military structures pose the biggest long-term threat to the stability of the country. This is particularly true in regions where groups of these men were present during the civil wars. At least 42,564 ex-combatants emerged out of Côte d’Ivoire’s first civil war

Ghana Court Rejects Resettlement of Guantánamo Bay Detainees

By NANA BOAKYE-YIADOM ACCRA, Ghana — The Supreme Court of Ghana ruled Thursday that thegovernment’s decision to allow two former Guantánamo Bay detainees to live in the country was unconstitutional. Last year, Ghana signed an agreement with the United States to allow the two detainees, Khalid Mohammed Salih al-Dhuby and Mahmmoud Omar Mohammed Bin

Russian jet chases NATO plane away from defense minister’s aircraft over Baltic Sea’

A Russian fighter jet has reportedly chased away a NATO plane that was trying to approach an aircraft carrying Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu over the BalticSea. A NATO F-16 fighter jet was trying to approach Shoigu's plane on Wednesday, but a Russian Su-27 chased it away, the TASS news agency reported. The NATO jet had to