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Ahmed Mohamed

Ahmed Mohamed

    Mauritanian police gas protesters
    Mauritanian police gas protesters
    Police broke up an anti-government march by beating protesters with clubs and launching tear gas into the crowd in Mauritania's capital, .
    Mauritania coup leaders release prime minister
    Mauritania coup leaders release prime minister
    The leaders of Mauritania's coup bowed to international pressure on Monday and released the prime minister and three other high-ranking officials...
    Mauritania coup chief leads march through capital
    Mauritania coup chief leads march through capital
    The army general who successfully toppled Mauritania's government staged a show of force on Thursday, leading several thousand supporters in a...
    Somali president flown to hospital amid walkout
    Somali president flown to hospital amid walkout
    Turmoil struck the Somali government on Tuesday as a fifth minister resigned in a power-sharing dispute a day after being appointed, and the...
    Somali PM resigns after feud with president
    Somali PM resigns after feud with president
    Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohamed Gedi resigned on Monday after a long feud with the president that frustrated Western backers and split the...
    Mauritania seizes cocaine worth more than $100m
    Mauritania seizes cocaine worth more than $100m
    Authorities seized cocaine worth more than $100-million on Monday in Mauritania's capital -- the country's largest haul ever, officials said.
    AU envoys 'reassured' by new Mauritanian leader
    AU envoys 'reassured' by new Mauritanian leader
    African Union envoys who met Mauritania's new military strongman said on Wednesday they were reassured by the country's junta leaders, and urged...
    Mauritanian junta names new prime minister
    Mauritanian junta names new prime minister
    Mauritania's self-declared head of state named a new prime minister to replace the former premier who resigned along with his Cabinet after last...
    Mauritanian junta names new leader
    Mauritanian junta names new leader
    African leaders have condemned the coup in the West African state of Mauritania, saying the days of authoritarianism and military rule must end...
    Mauritania: Army officers declare coup
    Mauritania: Army officers declare coup
    A group of army officers in Mauritania announced the overthrow of President Maaoya Sid'Ahmed Taya on Wednesday.