Senegal is the Gambia within if president Jammeh does not resign

Senegal is the Gambia within if president Jammeh does not resign

Senegal says Wednesday at midnight Gambia to drop in as president Yahya Jammeh not resign.

“We are ready and waiting for midnight. If there is no political solution, we fall within,” says a colonel of the Senegalese army.

Nigeria says their air force to be prepared, should it be necessary to resign to enforce. Jammeh refuses to accept his loss of the elections on december 1 to recognize, because he says that the elections are not fair manner.

Jammeh has been a few days for the transfer of power to the state of emergency is declared. He tries to have the election results void.

Oppositiekandidaat and former broker Adama Barrow has the election won. He wants the economy on the rails and has promised an end to violations of human rights in the country.

View the location of the Gambia


Surely 26,000 people are the Gambia fled to Senegal left because they turmoil fear, according to the afghan refugee organisation of the United Nations. The organization relies on the figures of the Senegalese authorities

“Until the night of 16 January there were 26,000 people. The influx has since increased sharply,” said Helene Caux UNHCR. According to her, it goes in 80 percent of the cases, for women with children.

Due to the turmoil in the Gambia, hundreds of Dutch tourists from the holiday teruggevlogen. Also other European countries to get tourists back out of the country.

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This we know about the situation after the elections in the Gambia

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