Category: Africa

Macron, Colonisation et Confusion

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Emmanuel Macron, candidat centriste à l’élection présidentielle française, était en voyage à Alger ces 13 et 14 février. Il y a alors déclaré: «la colonisation est un crime contre l’humanité», dont la France est responsable, divisant l’opinion des Français: les uns…

Somalia Elects “Cheese” to the Presidency

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Somalia has been stuck in a consistent cycle of chaos and disorder for nearly three decades, but on Wednesday, February 8th, a glimmer of hope for a more stable and less bloody future emerged when small group of politicians elected…

Nigerian Government Bombs Refugee Camp: Another Failed Attempt at Defeating Boko Haram

Protesters gathering in Times Square for the Bring Back Our Girls Campaign. https://flic.kr/p/nv5U9R

After nearly a decade of fighting a bloody insurgency against this militant group, the Nigerian government has made yet another disastrous attempt at putting forward its agenda to defeat Boko Haram, a jihadist organization that in the past few years has…

The Forgotten Conflict of Burundi

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Burundi, an African country located in the region of the Great Lakes, is going through a worrying crisis rapidly deteriorating into a civil war, opposing the government to its population, since April 2015… but no one is talking about it.…

The ICC’s Quest for Accountability Continues

Official Opening of the Permanent Premises of the International Criminal Court

While international convention has allowed states to punish global piracy since antiquity, perpetrators of genocide were largely able to avoid the same international culpability until the establishment of the UN’s anti-genocide treaty in 1948. The treaty was successfully used to…