TITLE

FEATURE: SIERRA LEONE - FROM ASHES OF WAR UN HELPS PLANT SEEDS OF PEACE

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
African Business News;3/27/2014, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses United Nations' (UN) recommendations for resolving conflict in Sierra Leone and the need for international support in humanitarian operations. General Babacar Gaye of the UN peacebuilding mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) called for a national political dialogue between armed groups and the Government of Sierra Leone as part of the process to address the conflict that began in December 2012 which has affected some 2.2 million people in the CAR.
ACCESSION #
95421639

 

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