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Gambia investigating the issuance of passports, IDs to non-citizens
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Gambia investigating the issuance of passports, IDs to non-citizens

Gambian authorities have stopped issuing national identity cards and passports after the former regime gave out national documents to non-citizens, including diplomatic passports. The West African nation’s homeland security department is investigating the reports and overhauling the entire system, officials say. Gambia’s former opposition parties, which now make up the […]

EU gives Gambia a standing ovation on ICC return
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EU gives Gambia a standing ovation on ICC return

The European Union is praising the Gambia for upholding its commitment to international justice by returning to the International Criminal Court. Gambia’s Adama Barrow met with EU Commission leaders and the ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda in Brussels last week, during the new leaders first foreign visit to Europe. The […]