Civil Society

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 06:40
Security forces have been deployed in unusually high numbers in downtown Tunis. Interior Ministry spokesman Walid Louguini told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the impressive deployment of forces in the Tunisian capital city was just part of "security vigilance measures."
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 06:49
Nigeria has recorded more deaths from insurgency and violent crimes in the last four years than before, despite spending an unprecedented N1.488 trillion on armaments between 2011 and 2014, a PREMIUM TIMES analysis has shown.
Monday, November 16, 2015 - 06:26
Lebanese security forces have detained nine people, mostly Syrians, suspected of involvement in planning terrorist attacks, including a twin bombing last week, and smuggling extremists into the country.
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 06:31
Security forces boosted measures across Lebanon Friday as the country mourned the deaths of at least 43 people in a twin suicide bombing that targeted a crowded area in Beirut's southern suburb one day earlier.
Friday, October 30, 2015 - 06:29
Civil military relations and the upholding of constitutional requirements are key dimensions of the leadership required for advancing security in Africa.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 06:47
Over 200 people from a small mining town in the state of Guerrero captured eight federal police agents they say work for the Guerreros Unidos drug cartel.
Monday, October 26, 2015 - 06:07
The Palestinian security officers in civilian clothes were nearly indiscernible amid the chaos of young protesters rushing to hurl rocks at Israeli soldiers and scrambling from the gunshots and tear gas they received in return.
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 06:20
El Salvador Security Minister Benito Lara's recent criticism of "iron fist" security policies is an abrupt change in rhetoric for an administration that has implemented a militarized approach to combating the country's deadly street gangs.
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 06:46
Lack of intervention by Western powers has left the Chibok girls in captivity.
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 10:39


The Honorable Linda Thomas-Greenfield
Assistant Secretary
Bureau of African Affairs
U.S. Department of State

The Honorable Thomas Perriello
Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa
U.S. Department of State