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Security Alert: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Events on May 27

0947: Roadblocks in area of Juvenat in Petionville.1112: Demonstration in Canape Vert towards Petionville.1212: Demonstration in Canape Vert heading toward Petionville.1407: Demonstration with rocks being thrown at Champ de Mars on Impasse Ambroise.140…

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Sudan’s Leading Opposition Party Rejects Strike Call

A leading Sudanese opposition party says it is refusing a call by protest leaders for a two-day general strike, in a sign of divisions within the pro-democracy movement that is challenging military rule in Sudan.The opposition Umma Party said Sunday it…

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Demonstration Alert: Tirana (Albania), Anti-Government Demonstrations Near the Prime Minister’s Office on May 25, 2019

Location: Gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Albania: Parliament Building (Tirana) Prime Minister’s Office (Tirana) Other government buildings (Tirana)Event: A large demonstration is expected …

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Demonstration Alert: Algiers (Algeria), Peaceful Demonstrations Continue

Location: Throughout AlgeriaEvent: Peaceful demonstrations are expected to continue to take place throughout the country in the coming weeks. U.S. government personnel are encouraged to limit non-essential movements during and immediately after large d…

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Security Alert: Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Protest Activity on Route National 1

Location: National Route 1 at Poteaux in Gonaives.Events: Reports of roadblocks and protest activity.Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive throug…

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Speakers Highlight Efforts in Sahel, Partnerships with Regional Organizations, as General Assembly Considers Annual Reports of Peacebuilding Commission, Fund

The Peacebuilding Commission looks forward to a review of its work in 2020 by the General Assembly and the Security Council as an opportunity to take stock of progress made and to explore ways to strengthen the United Nations efforts in forging sustain…

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GIEWS Country Brief: Liberia 20-May-2019

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Favourable moisture conditions allowed timely planting of 2019 rice crop Average rice production harvested in 2018 Decreasing economic growth and food price inflation Pockets of poverty remain in the countryFavourable moisture co…

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Sudan Military, Opposition Resume Talks After Street Violence

KHARTOUM Sudan’s ruling military council said it had restarted talks late on Sunday with an alliance of protest and opposition groups that is pushing for a civilian-led transition to democracy.The Transitional Military Council (TMC) had suspended the…

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