Canada Central African Republic: A delegation of the BRICS announces the opening of a regional office in Bangui
Central African Republic: The mandate of Minusca renewed difficult for one year by the Security Council
© AFP - Florent Vergnes of the MINUSCA peacekeepers patrol in the PK12 district of the Bangui capital, January 13, 2020. De La Minusca was renewed Monday, November 14 for one year by the Security Council. No change on the workforce side, the peacekeeping mission retains its ceiling of 14,400 soldiers and 3,020 police officers. Little change on the side of priority tasks: MINUSCA must always protect civilians and support the peace process and the political agreement of February 6, 2019.
A delegation of the BRICS Alliance finished A several day visit to Bangui Thursday, November 24 in the morning. The Russian president of this organization bringing together five major world emerging economies (Brazil, Russia, China, India, South Africa) has announced that the Central African capital would host its future siege in Central Africa.
Larissa Zelestova has exceptionally awarded the "BRICS strategic projects medal" to President Touadéra, during a ceremony which brought together the highest Central African authorities on Wednesday. According to her, the head of state wants to make his country a "locomotive for the advent of Africa".
The OSCE refuses visas to the Russian delegation to attend the parliamentary assembly in Poland
supplied by News 360 Archive - Archive of Images of the Banner of the Osce in Vienna. - OSCE The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) refused Wednesday to issue visas to the Russian delegation, which had applied to attend the parliamentary assembly which will be held in Warsaw, the capital Polish.
The day before, the president of the BRICS Alliance had already been received by Faustin-Archange Touadéra. With her, Ivorian Ahoua Don Mello, former interior minister of Laurent Gbagbo, ex-advisor of Alpha Condé and then Russian employers for investments in Africa, he is now a representative of the BRICS for the continent. Also present, Dimitri Sytyi, essential cog in the Galaxy Wagner in BanguiFunding of Central African projects Larissa Zelestova announced the opening in Bangui of a BRICS office in Central Africa. It also mentioned the possibility of financing Central African projects, especially in the energy sector. Although not very formal and subject to the own and not always converging interests of its members, the organization has its desire to expand its partnerships. Algeria, for example, comes from
officially requests its adhesion
Airline crew held in Dominican Republic after reporting hidden cocaine returns to Canada .
The Canadian airline crew held in sometimes-frightening conditions in the Dominican Republic after reporting contraband hidden on their plane finally made it back to Canada Thursday, ending a bizarre, eight-month ordeal in the Caribbean nation. Crew members shed tears, hugged loved ones and seemed to grin uncontrollably after arriving at Toronto’s Pearson airport on a WestJet flight from Punta Cana. They were greeted by family members who last saw them in person in early April, as the crew set off on a trip that was supposed to take barely 24 hours.