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  1. News - World - MALI

    UN hopes to have aid access to northern Mali within days

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The United Nations said yesterday it hopes to have full access for aid operations in northern Mali within days, but warned that the security situation there was still a concern. "We ... the remnants of Islamist groups that have been routed in most of the northern Malian towns they had controlled. Gressly said that aid groups were still working on the assumption that a new spike ...

  2. News - World - MALI

    Chinese candidate Astan Coulibaly blazes election trail in Mali

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 11:55am by AFP

    ... an enthusiastic welcome, and it is perhaps unsurprising that many supporters see her as means of access to much-needed Chinese aid and investment. “We’ll vote for you so that the Chinese make the journey here,” one woman cries. Coulibaly doesn’t rule out tapping her contacts to seek aid from the small but burgeoning Chinese business community in Mali. “There are more than 100 Chinese in the Segou ...

  3. News - World - MALI

    French, Malian troops push north as African defence chiefs meet

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 05:04pm by Agence France-Presse in Bamako

    ... to wear veils. France swept to the aid of the weakened Malian army on January 11 as the Islamists pushed south towards the capital Bamako. French airstrikes on Gao and Timbuktu forced ... in Mali. Aid agencies have expressed increasing concern about the growing food crisis for civilians in the vast semi-arid north of Mali and the drought-wracked Sahel as a whole. A statement from ...

  4. News - World - MALI

    Keita wins Mali presidential vote after rival admits defeat

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 10:10am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Bamako Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, an ex-prime minister with a reputation for firmness, won Mali’s presidential election after his rival conceded defeat on Monday in a poll meant to draw a line under more than a year of turmoil. Keita, 68, universally known by his initials IBK, will now have access to US$4 billion in international development aid to rebuild the West ...

  5. News - World - MALI

    Malians vote in watershed presidential run-off

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 05:52pm by AFP

    ... on July 28 achieved an outright majority. The election, the first since 2007, is crucial for unlocking more than US$4 billion in aid promised after international donors halted contributions ...

  6. News - World - MALI

    African forces boost Mali offensive, concern over abuses

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 05:33pm by AFP

    ... soldiers. Two weeks after France swept to Mali’s aid to stop an Islamist advance towards Bamako, reports emerged of atrocities committed by Malian soldiers and growing fears of attacks among ... EU humanitarian aid commissioner Kristalina Georgieva in remarks translated in French. The International Federation of Human Rights Leagues said that in the central town of Sevare at least 11 ...

  7. News - World - MALI

    French-backed Malian troops reclaim key town from rebels

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... Malian army, French aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres stepped up calls to be allowed to deliver crucial medical aid to the area. “Despite our repeated requests, we are still being denied access ...

  8. News - World - MALI

    French enter last Islamist stronghold in Mali

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 02:22pm by AFP

    ... in the ancient city of Timbuktu. France swept to Mali’s aid on January 11 after an Islamist advance south towards Bamako sparked fears the whole country could become a haven for terrorists. They now have ...

  9. News - World - MALI

    More Islamist attacks feared in Mali

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 02:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Gao

    ... Mali’s borders, according to the UN. “The recent developments in the conflict have sown panic among these people, who have fled for fear of being trapped between two fires,” Nawezi Karl of aid ...

  10. News - World - MALI

    Looting mars liberation as French and Malian troops secure Timbuktu

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... pledged the money at a donor conference in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa for military operations and humanitarian aid. "I am glad to report that the overall amount that was pledged here ...




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