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Monday, July 24, 2017

No deportation of undocumented migrants

The Department of Home Affairs has dismissed reports that it has ordered the immediate deportation of undocumented migrants in the country. The message, which has...

West African military halt operation, give Jammeh deadline

By Tim Cocks and Emma Farge BANJUL/DAKAR (Reuters) - West African armies halted an operation in Gambia aimed at installing the country's new president, Adama...

Senegal’s army enters Gambia to install Barrow

By Tim Cocks and Emma Farge BANJUL/DAKAR (Reuters) - Senegal's military entered Gambia on Thursday, an army spokesman said, as part of regional efforts to...

UN backs West African efforts to install new Gambian president

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council on Thursday backed efforts by West African states to ensure Gambian President Adama...

Adama sworn in as Gambia’s new president

DAKAR (Reuters) - Adama Barrow was sworn in as Gambia's new president on Thursday at a ceremony in the country's embassy in neighbouring Senegal,...

UN Security Council to vote to back Gambian intervention

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations Security Council is set to vote laterĀ  Thursday on a Senegalese draft resolution that would...

Gambia’s President-elect to be sworn in abroad as troops gather

By Emma Farge BANJUL/DAKAR (Reuters) - Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow was to be sworn in at the country's embassy in neighbouring Senegal on Thursday, officials...

West African forces poised for Gambian intervention

By Tim Cocks BANJUL (Reuters) - West African troops were poised to intervene in Gambia on Thursday after President Yahya Jammeh's mandate expired and overnight...

West African leaders hold crisis talks as Gambia leader’s mandate ends

By Emma Farge and Diadie Ba DAKAR (Reuters) - Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz flew to Senegal to meet with President Macky Sall after...

Senegal army ready to enter Gambia if president doesn’t step down

By Tim Cocks BANJUL (Reuters) - Senegal's army spokesman said on Wednesday that its forces are at the Gambian border and will enter at midnight...

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