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May 22, 2006 (AL-FASHER) — If a United Nations force takes over from African Union (AU) peacekeepers in the troubled Sudanese region of Darfur all they need do is exchange their green berets for ...

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February 5, 2020by David Whineray Former military personnel of the African Union Mission in Sudan (AMIS) put on the traditional blue beret marking the transition of authority to the UN Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) in 2007, in accordance with resolution 1769. (UN Photo/Shereen Zorba)

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"The color of the beret and the new mandate has changed it all," said U.N. police Superintendent Eze Emmanuel of Nigeria, proudly pointing at his new blue beret — the color of U.N. peacekeepers...

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Earlier this month, for example, militants from the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia ambushed a group of American special forces soldiers, African Union peacekeepers and Somali government soldiers, killing one American Green Beret.

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Ethopian soldiers, wearing their new African Union berets, ready themselves for departure after a ceremony in Baidoa, Somalia, marking the inclusion of Ethiopia into the African Union peace keeping mission on January 22. AU UN IST PHOTO / Tobin Jones

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Cobalt, a key metallic element used in lithium batteries and other "green" technology, is sourced from slave labor in the Democratic Republic of Congo. As the West points the finger at China, the US Africa Command is indirectly policing mining operations that profit US corporations. Ever since Belgium's King Leopold II (1835-1909) established the Congo Free …

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Speaking in an interview with Don Kwabena Prah on Happy98.9FM's Epa Hoa Daben political show, Farouk Al-Wahab noted, "Doumbouya is not interested in holding on to power. Lieutenant Colonel Mamady Doumbouya will soon cede power to a democratically elected leader. He will quickly organize an election and give power back to the Guinean people.

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The European Union does much the same, with European poultry farmers being one of their largest beneficiaries, and with the declining African poultry farmers being the hardest hit. Once united, however, Africa will have the power to use tariffs, duties, quotas, salary increments, propaganda, and subsidies.

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A team of about a dozen Green Berets had been in Guinea since mid-July to train about 100 soldiers in a special forces unit led by Colonel Doumbouya, who served for years in the French Foreign...

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Exercise African Lion 2021. African Lion is U.S. Africa Command's largest annual exercise. This year's event was hosted by Morocco, Tunisia, and Senegal from June 7-18, 2021. More than 7,000 participants from nine nations trained together with a focus on enhancing readiness for U.S. and partner nation forces. African Lion 2021 is multi ...

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