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Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

Not only disputing islands: China and Japan are also competing in Africa.

As tensions between China and Japan multiply, there is an increasing battle for influence in other states. For example, in his recent article in The Diplomat, Jin Kai noted China…

Analysis: Is South Sudan dying?

Analysis: Is South Sudan dying?

In 2011, South Sudan was born on a wave of hope and promise. A little over two years later, civil war is tearing the country apart. What are the roots…

France has 5000 soldiers stationed permanently in Africa.

France has 5000 soldiers stationed permanently in Africa.

  by ¬†ASN Contributor Mr. Alejandro Ronard Alem.- While the French Minister of Defense ended their year-end tour, specially dedicated to meet the troops of the two largest French military…

U.S. issued travel warning against 16 states in Nigeria

U.S. issued travel warning against 16 states in Nigeria

U.S. issued a travel advisory warning Nigeria’s Boko Haram terrorist Islamic uprising could expand and warns against travel to 16 of the West African nation’s 37 states where Americans have…

Mozambique: fighting between Army and RENAMO guerrillas.

Mozambique: fighting between Army and RENAMO guerrillas.

Fighting between the army and Renamo in Homoine, Inhambane, and Gorongosa, Sofala, indicate an increase in military action on both sides as well as a further spread of Renamo guerrillas.…

2014 could open market for cybersecurity experts in Africa.

2014 could open market for cybersecurity experts in Africa.

  Next January 2014 (24-31) , African Union (AU) Heads of State will meet in Ethiopia, and most likely vote to suscribe a cybersecurity convention draft, with the objetive to…