The Africans Union (AU) says it will hold a new round of Libya peace talks later this month.
African Union Commission Chair, Moussa Faki Mahamat has expressed deep concern at the deteriorating situation in Libya.
The AU Commission has rejected as “blatantly untrue and unsubstantiated” aspersions in the media that former Ambassador to the United States was fired due to pronouncements or opinions she might have shared during her tenure.
Darfur’s transitional government has asked the UN and the AU to keep operating their joint peacekeeping mission in the country – a force that Omar al-Bashir was trying to shut down.
Minister of International Relations Naledi Pandor says partnerships in pursuit of peace and security in Africa can only succeed provided all partners complement each other while working towards a common objective.