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16 Aug 1999 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

16 Aug 1999 description

Press Release SG/SM/7100 - AFR/167 -19990816


The following statement is attributable to the Spokesman for Secretary-General Kofi Annan:

The Secretary-General is very concerned about the clashes since the last weekend in Kisangani, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), between Congolese rebel factions, with reported involvement of troops from Rwanda and Uganda. He is particularly concerned lest these clashes further complicate the ongoing regional and international efforts to bring about a peaceful resolution to the conflicts in the Great Lakes.

16 Aug 1999 description
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NATIONS UNIES
Bureau pour la Coordination des Affaires Humanitaires / IRIN pour l'Afrique Centrale et de l'Est
Tél: +254 2 622 147
Télécopie: +254 2 622 129

16 Aug 1999 description

DPA/OCHA Joint Statement
The Secretary-General is very concerned about the clashes since the last weekend in Kisangani, Democratic Republic of the Congo, between Congolese rebel factions, with reported involvement of troops from Rwanda and Uganda. He is particularly concerned lest these clashes further complicate the ongoing regional and international efforts to bring about a peaceful resolution to the conflicts in the Great Lakes.

13 Aug 1999 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

13 Aug 1999 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

13 Aug 1999 description
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NATIONS UNIES
Bureau pour la Coordination des Affaires Humanitaires / IRIN pour l'Afrique Centrale et de l'Est
Tél: +254 2 622 147
Télécopie: +254 2 622 129

12 Aug 1999 description
report Xinhua

HARARE (Aug. 12) XINHUA - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe Thursday urged African governments to advance the vision of a world without war by preventing conflicts.

12 Aug 1999 description
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NATIONS UNIES
Bureau pour la Coordination des Affaires Humanitaires / IRIN pour l'Afrique Centrale et de l'Est
Tél: +254 2 622 147
Télécopie: +254 2 622 129

12 Aug 1999 description

As at 31 July, the United Nations had not received about $352 million of the $796 million requested from donors for the 1999 humanitarian appeal for Africa, Under-Secretary-General Sergio Vieira de Mello said at a Headquarters press briefing this afternoon. About 70 per cent of the total amount requested would have been required by now in order to meet needs adequately, he added.

12 Aug 1999 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

11 Aug 1999 description
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NATIONS UNIES
Bureau pour la Coordination des Affaires Humanitaires / IRIN
pour l'Afrique Centrale et de l'Est
Tél: +254 2 622 147
Télécopie: +254 2 622 129

11 Aug 1999 description

KAMPALA (Reuters) - At least 40 people, half of them children, were massacred in an inter-tribal raid in a remote area of eastern Uganda, the Ugandan army said Wednesday.

11 Aug 1999 description
report Xinhua

KAMPALA (Aug. 11) XINHUA - Western Uganda is experiencing a prolonged dry spell which has constituted a serious threat to the life of local residents.

11 Aug 1999 description
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UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

10 Aug 1999 description

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (PANA) - South Africa's foreign minister Nkosazana Zuma left for the Democratic Republic of Congo Tuesday for further talks aimed at resolving the year-long armed conflict in that country.

09 Aug 1999 description
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NATIONS UNIES
Bureau pour la Coordination des Affaires Humanitaires / IRIN
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09 Aug 1999 description
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JOHANNESBURG, 9 August (IRIN) - In his latest diplomatic effort to end the year-long conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), South African President Thabo Mbeki at the weekend held a "very fruitful" mammoth 12-hour session of talks with the presidents of Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.