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Sudan: RSF Accused of Gruesome Civilian Slaughters

Sudan: RSF Under Scrutiny for Civilian Massacres SUDAN - Once again, the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) face allegations of civilian killings in Sudan, further straining relations with the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and drawing global condemnation. The U.S. slammed the RSF for allegedly killing defenseless locals in Wad_al_Noura, Gezira state. Trustworthy sources confirm that the mayhem on June 5 led to over 100 fatalities and numerous injuries. The State Department has urged the…

Fatal Minneapolis Mass Shooting: Gunman Mustafa Mohamed Identified in Tragic Incident that Claimed Lives of Officer and Civilian

Minneapolis (AX) — The suspect in Thursday's horrifying south Minneapolis mass shooting that took the life of Officer Jamal Mitchell has been named as Mustafa Ahmed Mohamed by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office. Mohamed, with a history of violent crimes and wanted on multiple warrants, was killed in a shootout with the police after the ambush. Also killed in the incident was Osman Said Jimale, 32, of Minneapolis, found with several gunshot wounds in Apartment 18 at 2221 Blaisdell Avenue, according to the Hennepin…

Pentagon Neglects Compensation for Innocent Victims in 2022, Ignoring Evidence of Mother and Child Killed by U.S. Forces in Somalia

The United States neglected to offer any compensation to the family of a woman and her 4-year-old daughter killed in a drone strike in Somalia in 2018, as per a recent Pentagon report on civilian casualties. The report, issued almost a year behind schedule, reveals that the Pentagon made no ex gratia payments in 2022, despite allocating funds for such purposes. The drone strike in Somalia on April 1, 2018, resulted in the deaths of at least three, possibly five, civilians, including 22-year-old Luul Dahir Mohamed and her…

America condemns Israel for neglecting civilian safety during Gaza crisis

President Biden has directed a thorough inquiry into Israel's use of American weaponry and compliance with humanitarian law. According to the State Department, the Biden administration believes that Israel may have breached international norms by failing to safeguard civilians in Gaza. However, they have not found concrete evidence to justify withholding military assistance. In a detailed evaluation of Israel's actions in Gaza, the State Department reported that Israel possesses the necessary knowledge, experience, and…

Somali Officials Dismiss Amnesty’s Findings on Civilian Harm in Turkish Drone Strikes

The Somali government refuted the Amnesty International report accusing it of causing civilian deaths in Turkish drone strikes in Lower Shabelle. Deputy Information Minister Abdirahman Adala clarified that the military operations against al-Shabab have not resulted in civilian casualties. Minister Abdirahman Al-Addala assured that the military is vigilant and there have been no civilian casualties in any operation. He mentioned that the government has designated targets for the Turkish drones and conducted follow-up…

US army releases report on civilian casualties in Somalia

US military releases report on civilian casualties in Somalia NAIROBI, Kenya - The US Africa Command on Friday released a report on civilian casualties in Somalia, which assesses the operations of troops who have assisted local forces, including through aerial surveillance in the fight against Al-Shabaab. The civilian casualty assessment was introduced in 2020 following complaints of deaths…

The US army is releasing civilian accident reviews on the Al-Shabaab battle in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The US Africa Command has released the fifth civilian accident report on the Al-Shabaab war, which was presented for the first time in 2020, following complaints that the army sometimes targeted civilians in the raids on Al-Shabaab militants. The US military has been directly involved in the fight against the Somali-based militants who have wreaked havoc on innocent civilians, members of security forces and even senior government officials in the country. The latest report for the period ending…

Ethiopian troops are coaching for civilian safety in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - Ethiopia's National Defense Forces serving in the Missionary Forces of the African Union in Somalia has been trained in civil protection, in which aims to reduce the number of accidents during operations. More often than not, there are massive civilian complaints when AMISOM troops carry out operations in Somalia, which often results in serious civilian casualties. AMISOM has rarely acknowledged such cases before. But on Friday, ENDF troops conducted training on respect for human rights, which is…

In Mali “we are moving from a civilian transition

The powerful man of Malian power, Colonel and Vice President Assimi Goïta, returned on Tuesday in a statement on the reasons why the army arrested the president and prime minister. But what do we know about the reasons for this coup? Was the Vice President right to make such a decision and what does it reveal about the Malian transition? To talk about it, our guest is Bréma Ely Dicko, a sociologist and…

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