President Masisi calls on SADC Organ on Politics to address structural causes of conflict to sustain peace and security

President Masisi calls on SADC Organ on Politics to address structural causes of conflict to sustain peace and security
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Botswana's President and Chairperson of the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation Mokgweetsi Masisi says, for the organ to fulfil its mandate of sustaining peace and security and promoting democracy in the region, it has to play a central role in addressing the structural causes of conflict.
These include the socio-economic threats as well as the root-causes of terrorism and violent extremism.