Daily Archives: May 7, 2014

Africa: Secretary Kerry To Host Twitter Chat With the Young African Leaders Initiative Network

Secretary Kerry To Host Twitter Chat With the Young African Leaders Initiative Network

Media Note

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC
May 7, 2014


Secretary of State John Kerry will host a Twitter chat at

Africa: South African General Elections

South African General Elections

Press Statement

John Kerry
Secretary of State

Washington, DC
May 7, 2014


The United States congratulates the Republic of South Africa on its national and provincial elections today.

It is not

With conflict raging in South Sudan, recruitment of children into armed groups is on the rise

UNICEF has received credible reports an estimated 9,000 children have been recruited into armed forces and groups by both sides in the conflict in South Sudan.

These reports are based on observations of children with …

MINUSCA reiterates its commitment to support peace and reconciliation efforts of the transitional authorities

BANGUI, Central African Republic, May 7, 2014 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in the Central African Republic, Mr. Babacar Gaye, congratulates the Head of State and the Transitional Government, on the occasion …

IMF Mission and Madagascar Reach Staff-level Agreement on Financial Assistance Under the Rapid Credit Facility

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar, May 7, 2014 – An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, headed by Mr. George Tsibouris, visited Antananarivo, Madagascar, from April 23 to May 6, 2014 and reached agreement with the Malagasy authorities on …