Antiterrorism: new important issues in Central Africa

Antiterrorism: new important issues in Central Africa

Terrorism continues to spread in Central Africa, particularly in Burkina Faso and Central African Republic, but also in Congo-Kinshasa. A regional instability that worries at the highest level the United States and the major European powers. And there’s a new challenge in central Africa, as a consequence of the antiterrorist fight.

 

The former Al Qaeda emissary in the Sahel is back in service for… Qatar!

The former Al Qaeda emissary in the Sahel is back in service for… Qatar!

After having disappeared from the radar for years, particularly since the overthrow in October 2014 of the former Burkinabe dictator, Blaise Compaoré, of whom he was the “shadow adviser”, the Mauritanian Mustapha Oueld Limam Chaffi resurfaced as Qatar’s secret envoy.

 

Big Russia-Africa summit in preparation in Sochi

Big Russia-Africa summit in preparation in Sochi

Russia is performing a great return to the African continent, through the strengthening of its diplomatic and military presence and of its economic investments.