Browsing: Mirko Manzoni
New steps towards implementing the disarmament, demobilisation, and reintegration (DDR) of Renamo’s men have raised hopes that a definitive peace agreement could be signed by the government and Renamo by April - essential to ensure elections can take place “free from the threat of violence,” [...]
Mozambique has been warned not to squander the “real progress” towards a lasting peace deal made over recent months, following allegations of widespread fraud at municipal elections last week. The interim leader of [...]
An Argentine general who led the UN mission to monitor the disarmament of Colombian rebel group FARC has been enlisted to oversee the demilitarisation, disarmament, and reintegration (DDR) of Renamo’s residual armed forces in Mozambique, Zitamar News can reveal.
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi met the interim leader of Renamo yesterday to agree an accelerated schedule to ‘demilitarise’ Renamo and integrate its personnel into Mozambique’s security and defence forces, in an attempt to break a political impasse [...]
Two outside experts nominated to help Mozambique discuss political decentralisation and the integration of Renamo into the military had their first meeting on Wednesday, 1 March, with the President of Mozambique and the working groups nominated by Renamo and by the government. Swiss [...]
Mozambique’s president, Filipe Nyusi, has created a ‘contact group’ of seven ambassadors to Mozambique, including the representatives of the US, China, and the European Union, to support the continuation of peace talks between the government and the armed [...]