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World Must Help People of CAR 'Not Tomorrow - Today' Declares UNSG Ban Ki-moon

UNSG Ban Ki-moon minced no words on urgency of humanitarian needs in CAR NOW. Along with 10,000 troops & 2,000 police approved by Security Council for a new UN peacekeeping mission, support of AU & French forces is crucial, & Ban urged troop reinforcements to be provided by European Union as well.

Blog Report: AFRICANS ADDRESSING AN AFRICAN CONFLICT: UN TO MANDATE MALI PEACEKEEPING FORCE? By Ambassador Mo
Mali has been embroiled in coups & rebel fighting complicated by famine that threatens to tear apart the country at its most vulnerable & expose its citizens to further deprivation & killing. As in several other states, relevant regional organizations, The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) & the African Union (AU), are seeking to deploy peacekeepers. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/africans-addressing-an-african-conflict-un-to-mandate-mali-peacekeeping-force/54400Image