So far 100 doctors have enrolled to take part over the course of a year, Nicole Parent, head of the MFdC
, told AFP Thursday.
"Hier, les rebelles du Mfdc
se reclamant de Cesar Attoute Badiatte ont envoye un signal de bonne volonte en liberant les trois femmes, appartenant au groupe de demineurs enleves le 3 mai dernier a Kailou, village situe dans l'arrondissement de Nyassia, a une vingtaine de kilometres de Ziguinchor", rapporte le quotidien Walfadjri.
He quickly proposed negotiations with the MFDC
and invited international partners to support his efforts.
La liberation, le 9 decembre 2012, de huit otages dont des militaires detenus depuis un an par des branches militaires du MFDC
, avait renforce le sentiment que la paix pouvait revenir.
has been fighting for independence since 1982 in a conflict that has defeated several peace initiatives.
Ibrahim Gassama, a Senegalese journalist, told China's Xinhua News Service, "Since the beginning of the Casamance conflict, the question everyone has been asking is: Where does the MFDC
gets its weapons?"
As might be expected when the more pro-market PDS took over from the socialist MFDC
, privatisation has been given far greater priority by the government.
Both parties have frequently engaged in peace talks over the years, usually initiated by the MFDC
, and committed themselves to numerous ceasefires.
Dans leur etude interessante sur les Joola de la Casamance, Geschiere et Van der Klei (1987), qui allient les theses d'ecoles francophone et anglophone sur l'ethnicite, devoilent une vision partielle de ce pouvoir ethnique qui, une fois anime par le Mouvement des forces democratiques de Casamance (MFDC
), a conduit au <<separatisme arme entre 1982-1992>> (Faye 1994: 201).
During the 1980s and the 1990s, the winding down of the Cold War was accompanied by a new period of regional instability in which Senegalese policy makers were confronted by two overarching security issues.(59) The most pressing security concern--maintenance of the territorial integrity of the Senegalese state--was pushed to the forefront by the emergence in 1982 of an ongoing guerrilla insurgency in the Casamance region led by the Mouvement des Forces Democratiques de Casamance (MFDC
) that in the extreme has called for secession and the creation of a separate Casamance nation.
Woolworths and Vaughan Constructions have commenced building works on the supermarkets new Melbourne Fresh Distribution Centre (MFDC
) in Truganina.
Imphal, June 14 ( ANI ): Manipur's Directorate of Environment recently observed World Environment Day at the MFDC
Auditorium under the UNEP theme, "Small island developing states in the broader context of climate change".