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  • 02:02 Will The UN Troops Help Subdue The Islamist Rebels In DR Congo?

    Will The UN Troops Help Subdue The Islamist Rebels In DR Congo?

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    Military operations are underway against Islamist rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo. They are accused of killing hundreds of people in the east of the country in recent months. The United Nations fears they are just getting started. CCTV's Clemen

  • 2:00:52 Taking Back Somalia

    Taking Back Somalia

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    African Union and Somali troops forced Al-Shabaab militants out of Barawe, the last stronghold in Somalia. Please Subscribe To Our Channel: Website Like . African Union and Somali troops forced Al-Shabaab militants out of Barawe, the last stronghold in So

  • 03:08 S.A. Troops Ready For Special African Rapid-response Force

    S.A. Troops Ready For Special African Rapid-response Force

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    South Africa's military has wrapped up its latest war games. Thousands of personnel have taken part in an exercise to prepare them for deployment into Africa's hot spots. CCTV's Rene Del Carme reports.

  • 01:58 Ugandan Troops Stay In South .Sudan Threat To Peace Deal

    Ugandan Troops Stay In South .Sudan Threat To Peace Deal

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    Ugandan troops refusal to exit South Sudan despite an agreement by President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar to have all foreign forces withdraw threatens peace deal.

  • 02:08 Egypt Silent On Claims That It Sent Troops Into Yemen

    Egypt Silent On Claims That It Sent Troops Into Yemen

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    Egypt's government is staying silent on claims that it's sent soldiers into Yemen. Reports on Wednesday said around 800 Egyptian troops had been deployed - to join an international offensive against Houthi rebels.

  • 02:24 Ugandan Troops To Leave South Sudan

    Ugandan Troops To Leave South Sudan

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    Uganda is to begin pulling its troops out of neighboring South Sudan. The troops have been there for almost two years, fighting alongside government forces in a bloody civil war. Their withdrawal now is a key element of a regionally-brokered deal aimed at

  • 03:12 Nigeria Welcomes The Deploying Of U.S. Troops To Cameroon

    Nigeria Welcomes The Deploying Of U.S. Troops To Cameroon

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    Nigerian government is welcoming the decision of the US to send 300 troops to Cameroon to help in the fight against the insurgents.

  • 01:48 UN Approves Increase Of Its Troops Deployed In South Sudan

    UN Approves Increase Of Its Troops Deployed In South Sudan

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    The UN Security Council has voted to send 11 hundred more peacekeepers into South Sudan. This brings the number of troops on the ground to almost 14 thousand. The UN also has extended the mission's mandate until July 2016. This decision came as South Suda

  • 01:40 AU Urges Burundi To Accept Troop Deployment Plan

    AU Urges Burundi To Accept Troop Deployment Plan

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    The African Union says it has written to Burundi's President Piere Nkurunzinza urging him to accept the deployment of a peacekeeping force to quell the country's escalating unrest. In a statement AU Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has stressed tha

  • 02:27 Kenyan Troops Donate Stationary And Other Education Materials In Somalia

    Kenyan Troops Donate Stationary And Other Education Materials In Somalia

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    Students at Ganane Primary and Secondary School in Kismayo, Somalia, have received a rare treat from the Kenya Defense Force, operating under the African Union Mission there. The troops donated an assortment of learning materials to the students, as they

  • 02:28 Somali Militants Claim To Have Killed Dozens Of Amisom Troops

    Somali Militants Claim To Have Killed Dozens Of Amisom Troops

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    Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab militants are claiming to have killed dozens of African Union peacekeepers in a dawn raid on their base in southwestern Somalia. Somali military officials say fighting is continuing inside the base. The base is situated in the t

  • 01:30 EU Troops Implicated In Child Sex Allegations In C.A.R

    EU Troops Implicated In Child Sex Allegations In C.A.R

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    Bangui residents have expressed anger towards European troops after the United Nations revealed it had allegations that peacekeepers sexually abused children while deployed in the Central African Republic. National authorities from the troop-contributing

  • 05:19 AU Troops Kill Four People In Southern Somalia

    AU Troops Kill Four People In Southern Somalia

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    There's rising anger against the African Union Mission in Somalia. Protests broke out south of Mogadishu after AMISOM forces killed four civilians travelling in a car. The dead include an 80 year old woman. AMISOM says the troops were scared and opened fi

  • 00:30 AU Troops Arrested In Somalia

    AU Troops Arrested In Somalia

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    Security forces in Somalia have arrested five African Union peacekeepers and 10 Somalis for allegedly selling military supplies. That's according to Somali police. The nationalities of the AU peacekeepers have yet to be announced. It's also not clear whet

  • 01:35 President Salva Kiir Insists More AU Troops Not Welcome In Juba

    President Salva Kiir Insists More AU Troops Not Welcome In Juba

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    South Sudan has reaffirmed its rejection of a proposal by the African Union to send in additional troops to help stabilize the country. In an exclusive interview with CCTV Africa, President Salva Kiir said he had not been consulted on the matter and would

  • 00:46 Libyan Troops Cite Further Advances Against ISIL In Key City

    Libyan Troops Cite Further Advances Against ISIL In Key City

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    Libyan forces say they've made further advances into Sirte, as part of efforts to recapture the city from ISIL militants. After a lull in fighting last week, government-backed troops have launched a fresh assault, pounding ISIL targets with artillery shel

  • 02:47 Burundi Lawmakers Reject Deployment Of UN Troops

    Burundi Lawmakers Reject Deployment Of UN Troops

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    Burundi's parliament has rejected a UN resolution seeking to deploy a contingent of policing troops to the East African country beset by conflict. Lawmakers there objected to the deployment, saying that they were not consulted and that the security situat

  • 00:24 Ethiopia Troops Withdraw From Key Military Base In Hiiraan Region

    Ethiopia Troops Withdraw From Key Military Base In Hiiraan Region

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    Ethiopian troops have pulled out of a key military base in central Somalia. The base in the Hiiraan region was recently attacked by al-Shabaab. The militants have confirmed the incident through their Radio Andalus. They claim hundreds of Somali troops and

  • 01:46 AU Warns Withdrawal Of Ethiopian Troops Could Give Al-Shabaab Chance To Regroup

    AU Warns Withdrawal Of Ethiopian Troops Could Give Al-Shabaab Chance To Regroup

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    The African Union has warned against pulling troops out of Somalia. That follows Ethiopia's decision to withdraw its forces. The AU says a retreat will give Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabab chance to regroup - and that will lead to a “catastrophe.” CCTV's Girum

  • 01:28 France Pulling Out Of CAR After Completing Operation Sangaris

    France Pulling Out Of CAR After Completing Operation Sangaris

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    France has announced that it will pull out its troops from the Central African Republic after completing its Sangaris misision there. The French troops intervened in December 2013 in a bid to end the violent killings between the Muslim Seleka and Christia

  • 07:35 Burundi Threatens To Withdraw Its Troops From Somalia

    Burundi Threatens To Withdraw Its Troops From Somalia

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    The Burundian government has served notice that it could withdraw its troops from the African Union force fighting militants in Somalia. The country says the main reason for a withdrawal is due to their troops not being paid. According to Emmanuel Ntahomv

  • 01:27 Juba Allows Neighbours To Contribute Troops To Protection Force

    Juba Allows Neighbours To Contribute Troops To Protection Force

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    There is some good news for South Sudanr. The government has given the green light for its neighbours to contribute troops to the regional protection force set to be deployed in Juba. The move is an about-turn on the country's previous position that its i

  • 01:52 Uganda Set To Withdraw Some Of Its Troops From AU Mission In Somalia

    Uganda Set To Withdraw Some Of Its Troops From AU Mission In Somalia

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    Uganda is set to withdraw some of its troops from the African Union mission in Somalia by the end of this year. The United Nations Security Council has ordered all troop-contributing countries to reduce the number boots on the ground. CGTN's Michael Balek