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Sudan Govt Forces Accused Of Gang Rape In Blue Nile State

AFRICANGLOBE - Sudanese government forces are gang raping teenage girls and women in government-held areas of Blue Nile state in a pattern of terror against civilians, a rights group said on Monday. "Entire communities are trapped in camp-like conditions behind government lines, terrorised by government forces," said Daniel Bekele.

Ceasefire Agreed To In South Sudan

AFRICANGLOBE - Rebels and government forces in South Sudan have agreed to lay down arms following weeks of conflict. A deadline of Tuesday had been set for the warring factions to agree to peace talks.

Govt Forces Need to Stop Attacking Civilians in Darfur – Amnesty...

AFRICANGLOBE - Elements of government forces, along with armed Arab militias, are carrying out multiple large-scale attacks against African civilians in North Darfur in what represents the worst instance of violence in recent years, Amnesty International says in a briefing today.

Afro-Colombians Targeted by Guerrillas and Government Forces

On November 13, 2012, paramilitary groups issued a death threat against leaders of all the prominent Afro-Colombian groups. Calls by advocacy groups to protect them were dismissed by the Colombian government. Then on December 1, Miller Angulo of Tumaco, a prominent Afro-Colombian leader affiliated with the human rights organization AFRODES, was murdered.

Mali: Army Launch Offensive Against Arab Terrorists In the North

AFRICANGLOBE - Mali's army clashed with Arab terrorists along the front line in northern Mali on Thursday and said its forces had seized an important town, but the invaders denied the claim. The fighting is the first major attempt by government forces to push back the insurgents since they seized the north, including the fabled desert city of Timbuktu, last year and could squash hopes of peace talks.

Civilians in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains Continue to Suffer Indiscriminate Govt Bombings

The Sudanese government forces are conducting indiscriminate bombings and abuses against civilians in the Nuba Mountains area of Southern Kordofan, Human Rights Watch said...

Rebels Seize Two Villages in South Kordofan, Close in On Key...

Insurgents fighting Sudanese government forces in the border state of South Kordofan on Thursday attacked and seized control of two villages in the vicinity...