Map. History of Sahel conflict

15 April 2021
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Côte d'Ivoire: former warlord Amadé Ouérémi sentenced to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity
While Tuesday's attack in Damasak was still ongoing, ISWAP also attacked Gajiram. NA said that attack was repelled and at night ISWAP released its statement, saying several soldiers were killed and wounded (so likely confirming what NA had said)11 Stunde zuvor
While Tuesday's attack in Damasak was still ongoing, ISWAP also attacked Gajiram. NA said that attack was repelled and at night ISWAP released its statement, saying several soldiers were killed and wounded (so likely confirming what NA had said)
As for Tuesday's attack on Damasak, ISWAP says 8 aid workers were killed and 1 was captured. Several vehicles and buildings belonging to NGOs (and 1 Nigerian govt building) were burned.11 Stunde zuvor
As for Tuesday's attack on Damasak, ISWAP says 8 aid workers were killed and 1 was captured. Several vehicles and buildings belonging to NGOs (and 1 Nigerian govt building) were burned.
In Mandaragirau (Biu LGA,  a communication tower owned by a South African company was blown up. ISWAP also published photos of the tower11 Stunde zuvor
In Mandaragirau (Biu LGA, a communication tower owned by a South African company was blown up. ISWAP also published photos of the tower
Locals are fleeing Damasak, expect a large wave of IDPs and refugees1 Tag zuvor
Locals are fleeing Damasak, expect a large wave of IDPs and refugees
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7 ISWAP fighters were killed on the road from Ngowum to Mafa (east of Maiduguri) on Sunday
Another attack was claimed on the road from Gajiganna to Gajiram. ISWAP said it took place on Friday but didn't have the exact number of killed and wounded3 Tag zuvor
Another attack was claimed on the road from Gajiganna to Gajiram. ISWAP said it took place on Friday but didn't have the exact number of killed and wounded
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Gunmen have killed 10 soldiers and an officer in the central Nigerian state of Benue
Nigeria's army announces the killing of 11 soldiers by armed men in the central region
Chad: Crackdown ahead of elections. Police fired teargas canisters at protesters, turning them into dangerous projectiles that led to serious injuries. "They fired from close range. I was hit by a cartridge fired at me from 2mt away", a protester
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Again, Gunmen Attack Imo @PoliceNG Station, Kidnap Cop , gathered from an indigene of Mbieri that the fleeing gunmen struck around 1am and immediately released the suspects in custody in the police facility
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Burkina-Kongoussi (Bam): a traffic accident kills 2 and injures 5, including a serious one
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Although Garin Wanzam is just a couple of kilometers north of N'Gagam, it's hard to say if this attack was also perpetrated by ISWAP, cause it's also close to Toumour, attacked by JAS in December.
Nigeria: ISIS militants attacked army personnel east of Diffa in N'Gagam, soldiers were reportedly killed, 6 SUVs and weapons captured. In addition, a patrol allegedly detonated on 1 IED, killing 6 other soldiers & destroying 1 armored personnel carrier1 Woche zuvor
Nigeria: ISIS militants attacked army personnel east of Diffa in N'Gagam, soldiers were reportedly killed, 6 SUVs and weapons captured. In addition, a patrol allegedly detonated on 1 IED, killing 6 other soldiers & destroying 1 armored personnel carrier
Whatever precisely transpired the aircraft certainly came down over an area controlled by JAS or one that they could operate in.   Note here the number (475) repeated in English by the JAS fighter, and in Pic3 the Alpha Jet in happier times1 Woche zuvor
Whatever precisely transpired the aircraft certainly came down over an area controlled by JAS or one that they could operate in. Note here the number (475) repeated in English by the JAS fighter, and in Pic3 the Alpha Jet in happier times
Nigeria After the disappearance of an NAF Alpha Jet on March 31st, video frm Boko Haram (JAS) has been released of the jet flying, trailing smoke, exploding, then falling in flames.1 Woche zuvor
Nigeria After the disappearance of an NAF Alpha Jet on March 31st, video frm Boko Haram (JAS) has been released of the jet flying, trailing smoke, exploding, then falling in flames.
Boko Haram faction has released a footage of it shooting down a fighter jet mid-air. The military had on Wed. said an aircraft was missing. The video also showed fighters carrying RPG & artillery equipment, as well as a corpse of the pilot & the aircraft's debris1 Woche zuvor
Boko Haram faction has released a footage of it shooting down a fighter jet mid-air. The military had on Wed. said an aircraft was missing. The video also showed fighters carrying RPG & artillery equipment, as well as a corpse of the pilot & the aircraft's debris
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Four UN troops killed in attack in northern Mali
Checked the Sentinel-2 images around that area from yesterday and there was a small fire west of Abba Jille but it is unclear if it's in any way related to the Alpha-Jet crash. Coordinates: 11.57573, 12.877091 Woche zuvor
Checked the Sentinel-2 images around that area from yesterday and there was a small fire west of Abba Jille but it is unclear if it's in any way related to the Alpha-Jet crash. Coordinates: 11.57573, 12.87709
The Malian Armed Forces post in Diafarabé in the circle of Tenenkou (central Mali) was attacked on April 2, 2021. Assessment to come but several deaths and injuries are to be deplored on the FAMa side1 Woche zuvor
The Malian Armed Forces post in Diafarabé in the circle of Tenenkou (central Mali) was attacked on April 2, 2021. Assessment to come but several deaths and injuries are to be deplored on the FAMa side
Burkina Faso: six civilian auxiliaries of the army killed in an attack in the North1 Woche zuvor
Burkina Faso: six civilian auxiliaries of the army killed in an attack in the North
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An update on the missing NAF Alpha-Jet: PRNigeria says it was "flying around Goni Kurmiri and Njimia villages after attacking terrorist locations at the Sambisa Axis"
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7 JAS fighters were killed while trying to plant IEDs in the Njimia-Alafa area, in Sambisa Forest
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A day later, 2 motorbikes were seized from civilians on the road from Amchide to Mora after about 20 JAS fighters jumped out from the bush to attack
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On 27/03, a JAS fighter was arrested in Nguetchewe following an alert from local hunters and subsequent operation by vigilantes and local SF. 3 other fighters managed to escape
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An Alpha Jet belonging to the Nigerian Air Force went missing on Wednesday night. The Air Force is currently conducting a rescue mission for the pilots
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Nigerian Air Force has launched a rescue mission for missing combat aircraft pilots
[Barkhane] Swedish Black Hawks join Task Force Takuba. Maneuver and assault helicopters, they will accompany the European soldiers and the @FAMa_DIRPA as closely as possible in the fight against armed terrorist groups2 Woche zuvor
[Barkhane] Swedish Black Hawks join Task Force Takuba. Maneuver and assault helicopters, they will accompany the European soldiers and the @FAMa_DIRPA as closely as possible in the fight against armed terrorist groups
French Air Force A330-243MRTT HLDAY54 departed N'Djamena Chad
An apparent coup attempt in Niger. Heavy gunfire was heard near Niger's presidency in Niamey in early am, two days ahead of the swearing-in of president-elect Mohamed Bazoum: @Reuters
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