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Madagascar’s new president comes into office

President Hery Rajaonarimampianina has taken over officially from coup leader Andry Rajoelina, pledging to create a climate conducive to investment.

Madagascar army assault ends officer mutiny

Madagascar's army stormed a barracks housing dissident officers on Saturday and ended a four-day mutiny.

Madagascar tells families to leave rebel barracks

Madagascar's government on Friday warned families living in a barracks housing a small group of dissident army officers to leave.

Madagascar coup plotters make no move

A small group of rebel soldiers who threatened to topple Madagascar's government were holed up in their barracks on Thursday.

Madagascar leader to disband govt, form new one

Madagascar's leader has vowed to disband his internationally rejected government and form an interim body.

Madagascar leader calls for talks after sanctions threat

Madagascar President Andy Rajoelina has called a meeting next week with leading opposition groups to try to resolve a year-long political crisis.

AU to offer new Madagascar compromise

The AU's top diplomat will present Madagascar's bickering power-brokers with a fresh political compromise aimed at ending a year-long crisis.

Madagascar opposition chief rejects arrest warrant

An opposition politician in Madagascar says that a warrant for his arrest in connection with foiled bomb attacks last year was politically motivated.

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