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chergui

[′chər·gwē]
(meteorology)
An eastern or southeastern desert wind in Morocco (North Africa), especially in the north; it is persistent, very dry and dusty, hot in summer, cold in winter.
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Smail Chergui, the AU commissioner for peace and security, told the council that Darfur still faces "intermittent armed clashes" between government forces and Elnur's rebels, who also have abducted civilians and staff of nongovernmental organizations for ransom, robbed commercial trucks and looted property of local media and humanitarian organizations.
Smail Chergui, the AU commissioner for peace and security, told the council that Darfur still faces "intermittent armed clashes" between government forces and Elnur's rebels, who have also abducted civilians and staff of non-governmental organisations for ransom, robbed commercial trucks and looted property of local media and humanitarian organisations.
The DMN attributed the high temperatures to the hot airwaves called "Chergui." The dry and hot airwaves come from the Sahara desert, passing by the southern provinces to reach the center of the country.
We regret in particular the lack of progress in the inter-Burundian dialogue set out by Commissioner Chergui today.
In reaction to this unprecedented development, the African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security Sma?l Chergui and the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix issued a joint statement to express their strong condemnation of the attack and the looting.
Les agents et cadres de la compagnie francaise Perenco, exploitant le gisement gazier "Chergui" a Kerkennah (Sfax), observeront une greve les 22, 23 et 24 avril courant.
Di Carlo accompanied by a delegation of the African Union led by AU Commissioner for Peace and Security Smail Chergui.
L'Afrique [beaucoup moins que]avance et bouge[beaucoup plus grand que], estime le commissaire a la paix et a la securite de l'UA, Smail Chergui, convaincu que la paix africaine est possible, comme le montrent fort a propos le compromis sud-soudanais signe, en septembre 2018, et l'accord de paix conclu, cette semaine, en Centrafrique.
Smail Chergui, African Union's Commission of Peace and Security, said the agreement, to be signed in Khartoum, "is a great achievement." This was the first time leaders of 14 armed groups and the government in Bengui sit on a negotiations' table and reached a peace agreement that would restore security and stability to CAR, he said.
He stressed, during meeting at the Guest House Thursday with the African Union Commissioner for Security and Peace, Ambassador Ismail Chergui, the necessity of restoration of security and peace in Central African Republic (CAR).
Smail Chergui, the African Union's Commissioner for Peace and Security, speaking via video-teleconference from Addis Ababa, said the African Union has spared no effort in expediting priorities that help to strengthen its partnership with United Nations peacekeeping, including the launch of the revitalized Peace Fund on 17 November 2018, noting that African Union member States have contributed $ 60 million.
The Commissioner, Peace and Security of the AU Commission, Ambassador SmaIl Chergui on his part indicated that the gathering comes at a time when efforts are being put to test by the erosion of multilateralism, the ever-changing global political landscape and emerging threats to peace and security, such as climate change and rapid urbanisation.