VIF News Digest: International Developments - US, Russia, EU and Africa, 4 - 18 June, 2019

UNITED STATES
A new migrant surge at the Border, this one from Central Africa: New York Times, 16 June 2019

Migrants from Latin America have been making their way into the US. But in recent times...

VIF News Digest: International Developments, 27 May – 6 June, 2019

USA
Huawei Chairman willing to sign a 'No-Spy' deal with the United States,
4 June 2019

A top Huawei executive said that the company is willing to sign a "no-spy agreement" with the United...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 20–26 May, 2019

EU opens new mission in Nairobi, second largest globally: allAfrica, 21 May 2019

The European Union Mission in Nairobi has unveiled a new embassy making Kenya the seat of its second largest foreign mission...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 13–19 May, 2019

UN Security Council to discuss Cameroon's escalating crisis: VOA, 13 May 2019

The United Nations Security Council this Monday is set to informally discuss the separatist crisis in Cameroon for the first time...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 6–12 May, 2019

As elections loom, South Africans call for faster land reform: Reuters, 6 May 2019

Surrounded by a crop of wilting sugar beans, Georginah Sidumo rubs red dust off a folder of documents she says are the only...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 29 April – 5 May, 2019

Islamists in Sudan cancel rally over fears of violence: VOA, 29 April, 2019

Islamists in Sudan who were allied with ousted autocrat Omar al-Bashir say they have cancelled a planned rally for fear of violence...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 22 – 28 April, 2019

Drones to deliver vaccines, blood and drugs across Ghana: Reuters, 24 April 2019

Hundreds of drones will begin delivering life-saving vaccines, blood and medicines to patients in Ghana this week in the...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 15 – 21 April, 2019

Nigeria's Boko Haram raid village near Chibok on kidnapping anniversary: AFP, 15 April 2019

Boko Haram militants raided a village near the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok just as locals marked the...

VIF News Digest: International Developments (Africa), 8 – 14 April, 2019

Boko Haram targets civilians in deadly attacks in South-East Niger: VOA,
10 April 2019

The United Nations refugee agency reports tens of thousands of refugees and displaced people in Niger’s Diffa...

VIF News Digest; International Developments (Africa), 1 – 7 April, 2019

US addressing 'immediate' humanitarian needs of Cyclone Idai victims: VOA, 1 April 2019

The U.S. Department of Defense has authorized up to $15 million in aid to areas of Mozambique devastated by Cyclone...

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