Northern Mali

Al-Qaeda takeover of northern Mali See summary

Recent articles:

nationalpost.com Al-Qaida-led attacks intensify in Mali as Liberals prepare to announce peacekeeping mission 12/01
appablog.wordpress.com Mali: ‘Red Berets’ Trial Marks Progress in Tackling Impunity 11/30
france24.com Former Mali coup leader Sanogo goes on trial for soldier murders 11/30
npr.org Music Of Mali: Rokia Traore 11/27
tribune.com.pk Why do religious extremists attack art? 11/25
voanews.com Malian Musicians’ Peace Caravan Brings Message of Reconciliation 11/24
monitor.co.ug Why do religious extremists attack art? 11/24
allafrica.com West Africa: Jihadists, Insurgents Plundering State Arsenals Across Sahel 11/21
allafrica.com Mali: Mali Holds Long-Delayed Polls Amid Security Fears 11/21
nation.co.ke Voters go to the polls in troubled Mali 11/21
france24.com Malian soldiers killed in election-related violence 11/21
modernghana.com Malian soldiers, civilian killed in election-linked attacks 11/21
globalsecurity.org Militant attacks kill five soldiers, civilian in Mali 11/21
voanews.com Jihadists, Insurgents Plundering State Arsenals Across Sahel 11/20
reuters.com Mali's local elections marred by protests, boycotts 11/20
france24.com Voters head to polls in troubled Mali after years of delay 11/20
aljazeera.com Mali holds long-delayed polls amid security fears 11/20
modernghana.com Voters go to the polls in troubled Mali 11/20
reuters.com Mali ethnic militia group says it will lay down its arms 11/19
modernghana.com Voters to go to the polls Sunday in troubled Mali 11/18
reuters.com Ansar Dine claims attack on southern Mali town 11/08
stripes.com Gunmen kill 5 soldiers in attack on western Niger town 11/08
voanews.com Gunmen Attack Town in Western Niger Near Mali Border 11/08
allafrica.com Mali: France Calls On Mali to Act for Peace As UN Troops Killed 11/07
france24.com UN peacekeeper, two civilians killed in attack on military convoy in Mali 11/07
stripes.com Islamic extremists attack near Mali capital, no dead 11/07
nzherald.co.nz UN Security Council condemns attack on Mali peacekeepers 11/07
stripes.com UN peacekeeper killed, 7 wounded in north Mali convoy attack 11/06
reuters.com Algeria says army seized missiles, explosives in desert area 11/06
dnaindia.com Al Qaeda releases video of Malians shot for 'collaboration' 11/06
modernghana.com UN peacekeeper, two civilians killed in Mali attack 11/06
stripes.com French soldier dies in a militant attack in northern Mali 11/05
modernghana.com French soldier killed in Mali blast claimed by Islamists 11/05
foxnews.com French soldier dies in an attack in northern Mali 11/05
france24.com French soldier succumbs to injuries in mine explosion in Mali 11/05
allafrica.com Mali: Militants Still Waging War, Dismiss Ceasefire Report 11/03
voanews.com Mali Islamists Still Waging War, Dismiss Ceasefire Report 11/02
modernghana.com Malian jihadist group denies 'ceasefire' claim 11/01
allafrica.com Mali: Insurgent Group Accepts Cease-fire but With Conditions 11/01
reuters.com Mali Islamist militant leader announces unilateral cease-fire 10/31
voanews.com Mali Insurgent Group Accepts Cease-fire but With Conditions 10/31
countervortex.org Jihadists wooing Tuareg movement again? 10/25
nzherald.co.nz Burkina Faso police kill suspected extremist in capital 10/23
aljazeera.com WikiLeaks: Neutral reporter or political player? 10/22
aljazeera.com US destroyer sails through the South China Sea 10/21
thisdaylive.com ECOWAS Condemns Terror Attacks in Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso 10/20
aljazeera.com The people behind Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump 10/20
foxnews.com American missionary believed to be kidnapped by drug trafficking African jihadis 10/20
reuters.com France says ready to keep troops in West Africa for as long as needed 10/19
huffingtonpost.com The Battles for Dabiq & Mosul: Not the Beginning of the End of ISIS, but the End of Its Beginning 10/18
diplomatie.gouv.fr Mali – Attack against the Malian army (14.10.16) 10/17
bbc.co.uk Niger jihadist prison attack 'contained' 10/17
af.reuters.com Troubles in Tuareg heartland of Kidal jeopardise Mali peace 10/17
france24.com Niger says US aid worker likely kidnapped by Mali jihadists 10/16
tribune.com.pk American NGO worker kidnapped in Niger: security source 10/15
france24.com US aid worker kidnapped, guards killed in Niger 10/15
hosted.ap.org American aid worker kidnapped in Niger, official says 10/15
aljazeera.com American aid worker abducted in Niger 10/15
telegraph.co.uk American NGO worker kidnapped in Niger: security source  10/14
diplomatie.gouv.fr Burkina Faso - Attack against an army checkpoint (12.10.16) 10/14
foxnews.com 4 killed as convoy ambushed in central Mali, army says 10/13
worldpoliticsreview.com The Limits of the ICC Ruling on Cultural Destruction as a War Crime 10/13
stripes.com Gunmen attack Burkina Faso's north, killing 5 people 10/12
foxnews.com Gunmen attack Burkina Faso's north, killing 3 soldiers 10/12
foxnews.com Suicide bomber attacks UN patrol near Timbuktu, no deaths 10/11
euractiv.com Merkel announces Niger aid package to stem migrant flow during Africa trip 10/11
dnaindia.com Suicide bomber attacks United Nations patrol near Timbuktu in Mali 10/11
nzherald.co.nz Niger says Germany can build military logistics base there 10/10
vanguardngr.com Merkel announces aid package for Niger to stem migrant flow 10/10
dw.com In Mali, Chancellor Merkel pledges development support for Mali 10/09
dw.com German Chancellor Merkel begins three-day Africa trip 10/09
euronews.com Tuareg militant leader killed in car explosion outside UN base in Mali 10/09
af.reuters.com Explosion kills Tuareg leader outside north Mali U.N. camp 10/09
allafrica.com Niger: Dozens of Soldiers Killed in Refugee Camp Attack 10/08
dailytimes.com.pk 22 soldiers killed in attack on Niger refugee camp 10/08
reuters.com Explosion kills Tuareg leader outside north Mali U.N. camp 10/08
nzherald.co.nz Leader for former Tuareg separatist group killed in Mali 10/08
dw.com Blast kills leader of former Tuareg rebel group 10/08
foxnews.com France, Senegal to expand fight in region against extremism 10/07
vanguardngr.com 22 Niger soldiers killed in attack on refugee camp 10/07
aljazeera.com Attack on Niger refugee camp kills 22 soldiers 10/07
voanews.com Netherlands Will Reduce Role in Malian Peace Mission 10/07
globalsecurity.org 22 soldiers killed in attack on Malian refugee camp in Niger 10/07
reuters.com At least 22 Niger soldiers killed in attack on refugee camp 10/06
stripes.com Mali: Land mine kills 3 soldiers, injures 5 in north 10/05
voanews.com UN Peacekeeper Killed in Mali Attack 10/04
stripes.com Ambush kills soldier in Mali; 2 UN peacekeepers killed 10/04
huffingtonpost.com The Word On the Street in Timbuktu (About the ICC Trial) 10/03
foxnews.com UN peacekeeper killed, several wounded in north Mali attack 10/03
france24.com UN peacekeeper killed, others wounded in Mali attack 10/03
globalsecurity.org U.S. Military Building $100 Million Drone Base In Central Niger 09/30
tamilguardian.com ICC sentences militant over destruction of Timbuktu shrines 09/29
voanews.com US Calls on Mali Government to Sever Ties with Northern Militia 09/28
dw.com Malians dissatisfied with light sentence for Islamist who desecrated Timbuktu 09/28
aljazeera.com Mali fighter jailed for nine years for Timbuktu attacks 09/27
bbc.co.uk Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks 09/27
reuters.com ICC to rule on damage of Timbuktu shrines by Islamist rebel 09/27
huffingtonpost.com Extremist Sentenced To 9 Years For Destroying Timbuktu's Holy Shrines 09/27
un.org ICC finds Malian extremist guilty of war crime in destroying historic sites in Timbuktu 09/27
stripes.com Army: Armed men kill soldier, civilian in Mali's Timbuktu 09/26

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