Potential Hot Spots: May 29, 2002

Archives

A spokesman for pro-Ravalomanana forces said that military troops loyal to Ralaomanana intended to attack the roadblocks around Antananarivo. The spokesman said the action would be an offensive against the pro-Ratsiraka forces holding the roadblocks. The spokesman told AFP that Ravalomanana intended to bring normal life back to Madagascar by June 26. Several sources report fuel and food shortages inside Antananarivo, so the Ratsiraka roadblock strategy appears to continue to be effective. The pro-Ravalomanana militia forces are now being called the Marc Ravalomanana Support Committee (KMMR, in Madagascan acronym). 

 

Article Archive

Potential Hot Spots: Current 2018 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 


X

ad
0
20

Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close