President Keïta has announced that a national dialogue conference would take place in March. Meanwhile the people, especially in the north, continue to await true change in their daily lives
The UN peacekeeping mission in the DR Congo is its largest…and the one in Mali is mostly dangerous, with 70 personnel killed by “malicious acts” since 2013
Sahelian states succeeded in chasing out jihadist groups from major towns, but these have not been accompanied by the return of their administration in “liberated” areas – sometimes even to the outskirts of some cities
How come Tunisia, the happy child of the Arab Spring, has higher numbers of its citizens joining ISIS than Algeria?
No other country in the region produces as many high-ranking ideologues in the Sahelian jihadist movement as Mauritania