Northern Mali

Al-Qaeda takeover of northern Mali See summary

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un.org ICC finds Malian extremist guilty of war crime in destroying historic sites in Timbuktu 09/27
reuters.com ICC to rule on damage of Timbuktu shrines by Islamist rebel 09/27
bbc.co.uk Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks 09/27
aljazeera.com Mali fighter jailed for nine years for Timbuktu attacks 09/27
huffingtonpost.com Extremist Sentenced To 9 Years For Destroying Timbuktu's Holy Shrines 09/27
stripes.com Army: Armed men kill soldier, civilian in Mali's Timbuktu 09/26
foxnews.com Armed men kill soldier, civilian in Mali's Timbuktu: Army 09/26
bbc.co.uk Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi: The vandal of Timbuktu 09/26
globalvoices.org The Struggles of Peacebuilding in Mali 09/23
foxnews.com Libyan official says abductors of 3 foreigners known locally 09/20
dw.com Timbuktu's restored Sidi Yahya mosque 'carries political weight' 09/20
vanguardngr.com 9/11 Anniversary: US Challenges world to rise against terrorism 09/10
foxnews.com Gunmen kill 3 soldiers, injure 2 in central Mali 'ambush' 09/10
tamilguardian.com Sri Lankan military officials in London for UN peacekeeping summit 09/08
spiegel.de Child Soldiers in Mali: A Skinny Boy with a Kalashnikov 09/08
allafrica.com Mali: President Fires Defence Minister After Gunmen Seize Village 09/05
allafrica.com Mali: Army Regains Control of Central Town From Armed Group 09/04
tamilguardian.com Sri Lankan army invited to join UN peacekeepers in Mali 09/04
france24.com Mali defence minister fired after jihadists temporarily seize town 09/04
france24.com Town in central Mali falls under jihadist control 09/03
globalsecurity.org Malian army regains central town from militants 09/03
aljazeera.com Mali regains control of central town from armed group 09/03
dnaindia.com Gunmen reportedly take over central Mali village 09/02
stripes.com UN document says Morocco violated Western Sahara cease-fire 08/29
sudantribune.com Mali’s foreign minister arrives in Khartoum on Monday 08/28
video.aljazeera.com Maintaining way of life, Tuareg resist cultural changes 08/25
csmonitor.com A jihadist’s cultural redemption 08/23
dnaindia.com Islamist rebel Mahdi apologises for wrecking Timbuktu shrines in landmark trial 08/23
aljazeera.com On trial: the destruction of history during conflict 08/22
bbc.co.uk Historic ICC trial over Timbuktu shrine damage 08/22
voanews.com Malian Jihadist Pleads Guilty to Timbuktu War Crimes Charges 08/22
telegraph.co.uk Extremist pleads guilty to terror attack on Timbuktu's mausoleums  08/22
aljazeera.com Man on trial at ICC for destroying Timbuktu artefacts 08/22
france24.com Malian jihadist pleads guilty to Timbuktu shrine destruction in historic trial 08/22
euronews.com Destroyer of Timbuktu's heritage goes on trial in the Hague 08/22
mypetjawa.mu.nu Islamic Terrorist Guilty of War Crimes 08/22
allafrica.com Africa: The Hague Tries Timbuktu Destruction As War Crime 08/21
nzherald.co.nz Timbuktu mausoleum destruction suspect set to plead guilty 08/21
voanews.com Mali Frees Arrested Radio Host After Deadly Protest 08/19
foxnews.com Violent protests in Mali's capital kill 3, injure several 08/17
allafrica.com Africa: African Press Review 16 August 2016 08/16
en.people.cn DR Congo declares 3-day national mourning after massacre 08/15
upi.com Scores hacked to death in Democratic Republic of Congo 08/14
dailytrust.com.ng 5 Malian soldiers found dead in river Niger 08/11
apanews.net Mali : les corps des 5 militaires disparus retrouvés dans le fleuve Niger 08/10
foxnews.com Mali finds bodies of 5 soldiers in river after attack 08/10
voanews.com 3 Arrested After Jihadi Flag Hung from Hotel in Mali Capital 08/09
globalsecurity.org FEATURE SERIES: Mali and the Peacebuilding Fund 08/08
nzherald.co.nz 1 jihadi dead in attacks, clashes with army in central Mali 08/08
allafrica.com Growing Dissent as Deby Embarks On Fifth Term 08/08
reuters.com One U.N. peacekeeper killed, four wounded in north Mali mine attack 08/07
foxnews.com UN says attack kills 1 peacekeeper, injures 4 in north Mali 08/07
dw.com Chadian UN soldier killed in Mali 08/07
dw.com Growing dissent in Chad as Deby embarks on fifth term 08/05
nzherald.co.nz 2 Ivory Coast soldiers get prison for links with attackers 08/05
foxnews.com Al-Qaida-linked extremists kill Mali officer in Timbuktu 08/03
allafrica.com Mali: Govt Extends State of Emergency 08/01
aljazeera.com Mali extends state of emergency 07/31
modernghana.com Mali extends state of emergency by eight months 07/30
foxnews.com Fighting between rival Tuareg groups kills 6 in NE Mali 07/30
nzherald.co.nz Mali arrests jihadist head of group that killed 17 07/27
dw.com Mali nabs top Ansar Dine militant 07/27
en.people.cn UN peacekeeping chief hails great professionalism of Chinese peacekeepers 07/27
reuters.com Mali arrests leader of Islamist group linked to deadly attack on troops 07/26
cnn.com Mapped: Trump's Muslim travel ban 07/25
allafrica.com Mali: Up to 20 Dead As Fighting Threatens Peace Deal 07/23
allafrica.com Mali: Fighting in Northern Mali Threatens Peace Deal 07/23
france24.com Mali rocked by renewed violence in Kidal 07/22
dw.com Separatist fighting breaks out in Mali 07/22
aljazeera.com Peace deal under threat as fighting erupts in Mali 07/22
aljazeera.com Mali: Up to 20 dead as fighting threatens peace deal 07/22
voanews.com Mutual Mistrust Reignites Fight in Kidal, Mali 07/22
globalsecurity.org Report: Pro-Government Militia Takes Control of Northern Malian City 07/22
stripes.com 16 killed in fighting between rival Tuareg groups in Mali 07/22
globalsecurity.org 17 Malian Soldiers Killed as Conflict in Country's Center Deepens 07/21
foxnews.com Mali extends state of emergency for 10 days after attack 07/21
allafrica.com Mali: Govt Declares State of Emergency After Attack On Soldiers 07/21
voanews.com Report: Pro-Government Militia Takes Control of Northern Malian City 07/21
foxnews.com Rebels, pro-government group clash in northern Mali 07/21
dnaindia.com Islamist militants kill 17 soldiers in attack on Mali army base 07/20
allafrica.com Mali: Armed Groups Kill 17 Soldiers At Base 07/20
debka.com Terrorists attack army base in Mali, leaving over 17 dead 07/20
voanews.com 17 Malian Soldiers Killed as Conflict in Country's Center Deepens 07/20
allafrica.com Mali: Militants Kill 17 Soldiers At Military Base in Mali 07/20
dw.com Mali declares state of emergency after attack on soldiers 07/20
npr.org Mali Extends State Of Emergency After Series Of Deadly Attacks 07/20
foxnews.com Attack on Mali army base kills 12 soldiers 07/19
stripes.com 12 soldiers killed, many wounded in attack on Mali army base 07/19
bbc.co.uk Mali attack: Gunmen kill 17 soldiers at military base 07/19
stripes.com 10 soldiers killed, 38 wounded in attack on Mali army base 07/19
globalsecurity.org 12 Malian soldiers killed in militant attack on army base in Nampala 07/19
af.reuters.com CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Militants seize army base in central Mali - deputy mayor 07/19
stripes.com Report: Al-Qaida reports death of Tunisian commander in Mali 07/17
nzherald.co.nz Report: Al-Qaida reports death of commander in Mali 07/17
voanews.com Mali's Peace Accord Under Stress, Increasing Jihadi Threat 07/15
vanguardngr.com Two soldiers arrested for suspected links to al Qaeda 07/14
tribune.com.pk Ugandan army enters South Sudan to evacuate citzens 07/14
voanews.com Three Killed as Malian Troops Fire on Protesters in Gao 07/12
scmp.com Two Chinese UN peacekeepers killed, two seriously injured in mortar attack in South Sudan 07/11
foxnews.com Mali: Gunmen kill 2 soldiers near Burkina Faso border 07/10

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