In Burma, the military junta inflicts its first sentence on Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi, at the time Minister of Foreign Affairs, with General Min Aung Hlaing, current head of the junta in power in Burma, on May 6, 2016 in Naypyidaw. AUNG SHINE OO / AP Arrested on 1is February during the coup d’état of the Burmese army, Aung San Suu Kyi was sentenced on … Read more

Eastern DRC: “The military approach risks strengthening armed groups rather than destroying them”

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Militiamen from the Codeco armed group stand guard during a meeting with former warlords in the village … Read more

Thomas Borrel and Antoine Glaser: “A French military withdrawal from Africa would be a marker of rupture”

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “World Africa” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. President Emmanuel Macron and his Burkinabe counterpart Roch Marc Christian Kaboré (right in faso dan fani outfit), … Read more

In Niger, a French military convoy blocked by demonstrators

Burkina Faso army officers patrol near a French army armored vehicle in Kaya after protesters blocked the passage of a military convoy on November 20, 2021. OLYMPIA DE MAISMONT / AFP While its passage had already created tensions in Burkina Faso, the French military convoy was again blocked by demonstrators, Saturday, November 27, in Téra … Read more

Sudan: supporting the democratic transition against the military

Editorial of the “World”. In the streets of Sudan, the demonstrators were not fooled for a single moment. In the wake of General Abdel Fattah Al-Bourhane’s coup d’état on 25 October and the arrest of (civilian) members of the government, starting with the Prime Minister, Abdallah Hamdok, as well as political leaders, the population had … Read more

In Sudan, the streets remain determined to bring down the military junta

By Eliott Brachet Posted today at 10:46 a.m., updated at 10:47 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers FactualTens of thousands of Sudanese demonstrated across the country on Thursday, November 25, to denounce any agreement with the generals. The return of Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok has not appeased the protesters. On a pixelated banner, the mustached face … Read more

Algeria in search of a response to the Morocco-Israel military axis

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra at a press conference in Algiers, August 24, 2021. RYAD KRAMDI / … Read more

France slows down on the transparency of exports of civilian and military goods

Franco-Egyptian cooperation in the sovereign domain has long been a sensitive subject. While the media information Disclose published since November 21 call into question its military intelligence component, it is rather its arms exports component that has preoccupied the executive until now. More particularly exports of dual-use goods (BDU), that is to say all this … Read more

Sudan: deposed during the military putsch, the Prime Minister, Abdallah Hamdok, returns to power

The ousted former prime minister of Sudan, Abdallah Hamdok, in an interview with Reuters on August 24, 2019 in Khartoum. MOHAMED NURELDIN ABDALLAH / REUTERS Abdallah Hamdok, prime minister sidelined after the military coup in Sudan, must return to his post under an agreement reached with the country’s strongman General Abdel Fattah Al-Bourhane, announced on … Read more

Sudan: despite the repression, calls to demonstrate Sunday against the military in power

Protesters in the streets of Khartoum on November 20, 2021. – / AFP The bloody repression in Sudan does not discourage opponents of the putsch. Calls to demonstrate, Sunday, November 21, were launched to demand the return of civil power, despite the announced death toll of 40, according to doctors, during the latest protest movements. … Read more