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News Mauritania: Mauritania: Activist Charged for Decrying Racism

News source: http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/mauritania-activist-charged-decrying-racism
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Relatives of detained activist Abdallahi Yali gather at their home in Nouakchott, Mauritania, September 2018. © 2018 Eric Goldstein/Human Rights Watch (Beirut) – A Mauritanian criminal court has charg...

News Mauritania: Mauritania's ruling party sweeps polls

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/mauritanias-ruling-party-sweeps-polls-180349213.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

Mauritania's ruling party swept legislative, municipal and local elections, according to final results announced Monday, in a key test before a presidential poll seven months away. The Union for the R...

News Mauritania: Egypt batter Mauritania 92-16 in handball

News source: https://www.kingfut.com/2018/09/20/egypt-batter-mauritania-92-16-in-handball/
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Egypt have picked up a staggering 92-16 win over underdogs Mauritania in the African Handball Youth Championship. Following early wins in the opening games against Nigeria and Morocco by more conventi...

News Mauritania: Mauritania’s ruling party wins majority parliament

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/mauritanias-ruling-party-wins-majority-parliament/2018/09/17/d6b51424-ba96-11e8-adb8-01125416c102_story.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania — Mauritania’s election commission says the West African nation’s ruling party has won a majority of seats in a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections. Th...

News Mauritania: Mauritania lives up to his billing

News source: https://www.thehindu.com/sport/races/mauritania-lives-up-to-his-billing/article24986928.ece
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Mauritania (Sandesh up), won the F.K. Irani Memorial Trophy, the feature event of the races held here on Wednesday (Sept. 19). The winner is owned by Mr. M. Rishad, Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt. L...

News Mauritania: Mauritania’s Ruling Party Wins Parliamentary Elections

News source: http://northafricapost.com/25431-mauritanias-ruling-party-wins-parliamentary-elections.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

Mauritania’s ruling Union for the Republic party (UPR) swept legislative polls entrenching its position as the victor. Led by President Mohamed Ould Abdelaziz, the party increased its presence in Parl...

News Mauritania: Mauritania expected to score in F.K. Irani Memorial Trophy

News source: https://www.thehindu.com/sport/races/mauritania-expected-to-score-in-fk-irani-memorial-trophy/article24977753.ece
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

Mauritania, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in the F.K. Irani Memorial Trophy (1,400m), the feature event of the races to be held here on Wednesday (Sept. 19). False rails (width abou...

News Mauritania: Handball: Egypt outclass Mauritania 92-16 in African Youth Championship

News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/6/56/311919/Sports/Omni-Sports/Handball-Egypt-outclass-Mauritania--in-African-You.aspx
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Egypt's U-17 team realized a historical win in the ongoing African Championship after thrashing Mauritania 92-16 in Morocco on Thursday. Thursday's win is the fourth of the Egyptian team who ...

News Mauritania: Voters in Mauritania face 2nd round of legislative elections

News source: https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/257993275/voters-in-mauritania-face-2nd-round-of-legislative-elections
Publicated on: Saturday 15 September 2018

Voters in Mauritania are going to the polls for a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections under tight security as the ruling party seeks to strengthen its majority in Parliament. ...

News Mauritania: Low turnout marks final round of voting in Mauritania

News source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/north-africa/2018/09/16/Low-turnout-marks-final-round-of-voting-in-Mauritania.html
Publicated on: Sunday 16 September 2018

A low turnout marked the second round of legislative and local elections in Mauritania, a frontline state in the fight against extremists, seven months before key presidential polls in the West ...

News Mauritania: WFP Mauritania Country Brief, July 2018

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/mauritania/wfp-mauritania-country-brief-july-2018
Publicated on: Sunday 16 September 2018

US$ 9 m six months (August 2018-January 2019) net funding requirements, representing 13% of total requirement (US$ 61 M) • As co-lead to the Food Security sector, WFP has spearheaded discussions ...