Eleven member states of a UN consultative committee were due to meet in Yaounde, Cameroon, today to discuss security issues in central Africa, AFP reported. According to a statement issued by the Cameroonian presidency, the meeting would group the leaders of Gabon, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville, Congo-Kinshasa, Burundi, Angola, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, and Cameroon. AFP said it was likely some leaders would not attend, but would send representatives instead.
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