African Union plans 3,000-strong force against extremism in Sahel

Friday, 28 February 2020

African leaders have decided to work on deploying 3,000 troops to West Africa’s troubled Sahel ......

France, West Africa to unite forces in fight against extremists

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

France and five West African states agreed on Monday to combine their military forces under one ......

Next year vital for Sahel’s future: French army general

Wednesday, 18 December 2019

The future of the Sahel rests on what happens in the coming year, according to the military chief of ......

Saudi Arabia pledges 100 million Euros to fight extremism in Africa

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Saudi Arabia announced support in the amount of 100 million Euros for the launch of a new joint ......

France to invest $47 mln in Sahel counter-terror training

Saturday, 08 October 2016

France plans to invest 42 million euros ($47 million) to help countries of Africa’s Sahel ......

U.N. warns of Libya turmoil spillover in Sahel

Friday, 12 December 2014

As 10 Mediterranean nations vowed to strengthen their teamwork against radical Islamists, the United ......

Japan seeks closer Algeria ties to boost Sahel stability

Sunday, 09 March 2014

A Japanese minister said Sunday Tokyo wants to cooperate closely with Algeria to boost stability in ......