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News Comoros » Anjouan: Rebel capital captured in assault, Comoros government says

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/25/world/africa/25iht-comoros.4.11415598.html
Publication date: onday 24 March 2008

ANJOUAN, Comoros — The Comoros government captured Mutsamudu, capital of the rebel island of Anjouan, on Tuesday just hours after an African Union-backed military operation got under way to oust a renegade colonel who took power last May, a defense ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: Comoros: On the Edge of a 'Military Solution'

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200802221100.html
Publication date: hursday 21 February 2008

Johannesburg — In line with a long tradition of foreign military intervention, official and clandestine, international forces are moving in to help the Union government of Comoros re-establish control over the renegade island of Anjouan and save the ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: Comoros votes in tense presidential run-off election

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-3532599/Comoros-votes-tense-presidential-run-election.html
Publication date: Sunday 10 April 2016

The three islands that make up the Comoros -- Anjouan, Grand Comore and Moheli -- have a total population of just under 800,000 people, nearly all of whom are Sunni Muslims. Dhoinine's completion of his five-year term in the impoverished archipelago has ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: African-backed Comoros forces take rebel island

News channel or source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-comoros-island-idUKL257236520080325
Publication date: onday 24 March 2008

MORONI (Reuters) - Troops from the Indian Ocean archipelago of Comoros seized the rebel island of Anjouan on Tuesday with African Union military help, and the government said its self-declared leader had fled dressed as a woman. The forces attacked at dawn ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: Island stories: Anjouan, Comoros Islands

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/magazine-34548269/island-stories-anjouan-comoros-islands
Publication date: Friday 16 October 2015

Anjouan is one of the three Comoros Islands that declared independence from France in 1975. One of its main crops is the ylang ylang flower, which is distilled into one of the constituents of perfume in numerous small distilleries. But many of the ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: France's migrant 'cemetery' in Africa

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-34548270
Publication date: Sunday 18 October 2015

Thousands of people have died on the journey to Mayotte from the other Comoros Islands - Anjouan, Moheli and Grande Comore - since Mayotte voted to remain part of France in 1975, and the other islands voted for independence. It's a carbon copy of the ...

News Comoros » Anjouan: Hengtong, Huawei Build Avassa Subsea Cable

News channel or source: http://www.lightreading.com/optical/subsea/hengtong-huawei-build-avassa-subsea-cable/d/d-id/729249
Publication date: hursday 22 December 2016

The Comoros Islands, located on the eastern coast of Africa, comprises the four islands of Grande Comore, Mohéli, Anjouan and Mayotte. The new 260km submarine cable infrastructure project will connect two locations on Grande Comore, to Anjouan to Mayotte.