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  • Presidency of the African Union in 2014 (30.01.14)

    France warmly congratulates Mauritanian President, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, on his election as chairman of the African Union in 2014. It expresses its full trust in the new chairman and wishes him every success in carrying out his mandate.

  • African Union (Q&A - Excerpt from the daily press briefing - 31.01.12)

    We’re following with the utmost attention the developments regarding the African Union. At its most recent summit, the African Union elected a new Chairman, which we welcomed yesterday. We understand that the current Commission has been provisionally extended and that another vote should take place in a few months.

  • Election of President Boni Yayi as Chairman of the African Union (30.01.12)

    France welcomes the election of the President of the Republic of Benin, Thomas Boni Yayi, as Chairman of the African Union. It notes that, by electing the President of Benin to this post, the African Union has chosen a leader whose country has engaged in an exemplary democratic process in recent years.



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