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Exclusive: Ukraine’s special services ‘likely’ behind strikes on Wagner-backed forces in Sudan, a Ukrainian military ...

CNN 19 Sep 2023
CNN was unable to independently confirm Ukraine’s involvement in the series of strikes. But video footage obtained by CNN revealed the hallmarks of Ukrainian-style drone attacks ... Russia’s air and naval base in the Syrian coastal region of Latakia, Wagner bases in Libya, and Bangui airport in the Central African Republic ... .
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In Wagner Group’s largest African outpost, Russia looks to tighten its grip

Stars and Stripes 18 Sep 2023
BANGUI, Central African Republic — Since the mercenaries of Russia’s notorious Wagner Group first arrived here five years ago, they have embedded themselves in the security operations and economy of this impoverished but resource-rich country ... Central African Republic President Faustin-Archange Touadéra at the presidential palace in Bangui on Sept.
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Wagner Group’s future is brighter than it seems

Asiatimes 14 Sep 2023
Russian mercenary leader Yevgeny Prigozhin and nine other Wagner Group members are dead and gone, victims of a mysterious air crash with only theories as to what happened ... Rather than dissolution, a Wagner revamp is in order ... Photo ... Photo ... Wagner’s gold shipments out of the country pass through M’Poko Airport near Bangui, the country’s capital.
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Is Russia purging Wagner Group troops in Africa?

Yahoo Daily News 08 Jul 2023
“We are hearing rumors from multiple sources, including from some at the airport, but the movement of Wagner forces in and out of Bangui M’Poko International Airport is not in and of itself unusual," Mudge said.
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Kill, terrorize, expel: Testimonies detail atrocities by Wagner-backed militia in Sudan

The Philadelphia Tribune 17 Jun 2023
Cries pierced the air as a car full of women and children crossed into Chad from war-torn Sudan. A woman, in the late stages of pregnancy, lay in the backseat, lifeless and soaked in blood ... Russia’s air and naval base in the Syrian coastal region of Latakia, Wagner bases in Libya, and Bangui airport in the Central African Republic ... Khair added ... CNN.
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China made concerted efforts to help the world go through the pandemic

Xinhua 31 May 2023
* China, home to 1.4 billion people, chose to protect the safety and health of its people ... * China has always been a contributor to global cooperation in the field of public health ... (Xinhua/Shi Zhongyu) ... 12, 2023 ... Workers unload a batch of China-donated COVID-19 vaccines at M'poko International Airport in Bangui, Central African Republic, July 6, 2021.
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How Russia’s Wagner group exploits Africa to fund the Ukraine war

Sandhills Express 16 May 2023
“They have control of the airport and the staff,” explained Usman ... CBS News secretly recorded a Wagner cargo plane moments after it landed at Bangui’s M’Poko Airport ... Security is extremely tight.A cargo plane operated by Russia’s Wagner Group is seen after landing at M’Poko Airport, in Bangui, Central African Republic, in early May 2023.
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How Russia's Wagner group exploits Africa to fund the Ukraine war

Yahoo Daily News 16 May 2023
"They have control of the airport and the staff," explained Usman ... CBS News secretly recorded a Wagner cargo plane moments after it landed at Bangui's M'Poko Airport ... A cargo plane operated by Russia's Wagner Group is seen after landing at M'Poko Airport, in Bangui, Central African Republic, in early May 2023.
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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC/CHINA : Beijing evacuates 80 Chinese nationals following killing of nine miners

Africa Intelligence 05 Apr 2023
Two weeks after the mysterious killing of nine Chinese miners in central CAR, a special Hainan Airlines flight called at Bangui-M'Poko International Airport to repatriate 80 Chinese nationals ....
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This Day in History -March 15

Jamaica Observer 15 Mar 2023
Today is the 74th day of 2023. There are 291 days left in the year. TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT. 1937 ... OTHER EVENTS. 44 BC ... 493 ... Rebels led by ousted army chief General Francois Bozize capture the Central African Republic's capital, Bangui, and the international airport while President Ange-Felix Patasse is out of the country; Bozize declares himself president ... .
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RPT - CAR Delegation Led by Prime Minister Headed for Russia - Russian Embassy

Urdu Point 15 Jan 2023
... embassy in Bangui said on Saturday ... Russia's diplomatic mission added that Russian Ambassador to car Alexander Bikantov had accompanied Molua at the Bangui airport ahead of the trip.
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CAR Delegation Led by Prime Minister Headed for Russia - Russian Embassy

Urdu Point 14 Jan 2023
... that Russian Ambassador to car Alexander Bikantov had accompanied Molua at the Bangui airport ahead of the trip.
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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC : Ground handling giant AHS loses its contract at Bangui M'Poko Airport

Africa Intelligence 13 Jan 2023
A new operator has taken over the lucrative ground handling service at Bangui Airport, which had been run by the Central African subsidiary of American market leader AHS ....
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Special Criminal Court Renewed, Prosecutor Takes Stock of Results

All Africa 09 Jan 2023
After a highly publicized arrival at Bangui airport on May 25, 2017, its ...
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CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC : CAR army set to take over French military base in M'poko

Africa Intelligence 02 Dec 2022
The departure of French forces from the M'poko military base at Bangui airport is due to be completed by the end of December. The Forces Arm�es Centrafricaines (FACA) are hoping to recover the installation, despite Paris' misgivings ....

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