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  • Sun, 21 Jun 2020 12:22

    West African bloc urges Mali to re-run disputed elections amid mass protests

    BAMAKO - West African regional bloc ECOWAS on Saturday called on Mali to re-run some of its contested local elections and convene a government of national unity after anti-government protests swept the capital Bamako.

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  • Sun, 22 Dec 2019 14:06

    Mali conflict: Macron says 33 'terrorists' killed by French troops

    French forces have killed 33 militants in an operation in Mali, according to President Emmanuel Macron.

  • Sat, 09 Nov 2019 13:06

    Hundreds of Malians march in solidarity with fallen soldiers

    Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Mali’s capital Bamako on Friday (November 8) in support of the country’s armed forces after more than 50 soldiers died in an attack on an army post in the north.

  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:58

    Mali violence: PM and entire government resigns

    The prime minister of Mali and his entire government have resigned, following an upsurge of violence in the country.

  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 09:57

    Mali attack: 'More than 100' Fulani villagers killed

    More than 100 people have been killed in an attack on a village in central Mali by armed men wearing traditional Dogon hunters' clothing, reports say.

  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 13:54

    Mali says it confirms death of veteran jihadist leader Koufa

    BAMAKO (Reuters) - Mali’s army said on Saturday it had confirmed the death of Amadou Koufa, one of the most prominent jihadist leaders in the country, in a raid by French forces on Thursday night.

  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 13:46

    Mali goes to polls after five years of jihad, insecurity

    BAMAKO (Reuters) - Malians began voting on Sunday to decide whether or not to give President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita a second term, despite widespread ethnic and jihadist violence that has dramatically worsened since he came to power five years ago.

  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 13:55

    Anti-terror HQ 'attacked in Mali'

    Gunmen in Mali have attacked the headquarters of the regional force fighting Islamist militants in the Sahel region of West Africa, witnesses say.

  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 15:03

    Thousands of Malians rally against President Keita before election

    BAMAKO - Thousands of Malians marched through the capital Bamako on Friday against President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who will seek re-election next month.