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Francophone Afrique Update: 29 November 2021

Security crisis: Parliamentary debates, anti-government protests, and internet shutdown in Burkina Faso. RFI Le Monde VOANews Forum de Paris sur la Paix : l’Afrique face aux défis du multilatéralisme. La Tribune Afrique Widespread sexism and violence against women in African parliaments. Report by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the African Parliamentary Union (APU). Article on it by Le Monde. Ugandan troops authorised to hunt ADF rebels in Eastern DR Congo. France 24 Le Monde Dr Rahmane Idrissa: « Du sentiment antifrançais au Sahel. » Substack Guinea: Residents demand justice for late rape victim, M’Mah Sylla. AfricaNews RFI Local elections in Algeria. Le Monde AlJazeera Morocco’s capital booming art scene is also a grab at soft power. Bloomberg Dance: From New Orleans to Abidjan, the roots of twerking. Africa Report

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News & Resources (1/07/02021)

News Macron announces the end of France’s anti-Islamist Operation Barkhane in the Sahel – France24 Macron: Barkhane mission ending, French presence to stay in Sahel – Al Jazeera Macron announces end of France’s anti-terror Operation Barkhane in Africa’s Sahel region – CNN Les États-Unis adressent un message de soutien fort à la France au Sahel – RFI Au Sahel, il faut replacer la protection des civils au cœur de la réponse à la crise – Mediapart Instability in the Sahel: how a jihadi gold rush is fuelling violence in Africa – Financial Times Terrorism Spreading ‘Unabated’ Across Africa, Warns US Commander – VOANews Le Niger, nouveau pivot de la France au Sahel – Le Temps Resources The PSC and Chad – policy implications of a historic decision – ISS Terrorism in Côte d’Ivoire is no longer just an external threat – ISS

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