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  1. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    'Uncatchable' terror leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar reportedly killed in Mali

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... commander 'killed in Mali' Mokhtar Belmokhtar, the one-eyed Islamist who masterminded a brazen attack on an Algerian gas field, was branded "the Uncatchable"- but the desert fox has now reportedly been killed in northern Mali. The death of one of the world's most wanted jihadists would be a major blow to al-Qaeda in the region and to Islamist rebels already ...

  2. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    New violence breaks out in Mali

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gao Chad takes heavy losses in Mali Fresh fighting erupted yesterday in northern Mali between ethnic Tuareg and an unidentified armed group, security sources said, ... to drive Islamists from northern Mali. "Through the car bombings against MNLA elements in the In-Khalil zone, the MUJAO is committed to pursuing jihad against infidels," group spokesman ...

  3. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    European hostages safe, says al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Another was kidnapped last year in Mali, near the Mauritanian border, but Saturday's statement did not appear to refer to either of these. AQIM did confirm that one French hostage, Philippe Verdon, who was kidnapped in Hombori in northern Mali in November 2011, had been killed in March in response to the French military intervention in the north of Mali. The hostages referred ...

  4. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Nigeria, neighbours declare 'war' with Boko Haram terrorist group

    Posted May 18th 2014, 06:26am by AFP

    ... The weapons came from chaotic Libya, and the training took place in Mali before the ouster of its al-Qaida linked Islamist leaders. As for the money, Hollande said its origins were murky. The action ...

  5. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Al-Qaeda video believed to show kidnapped Westerners in Africa

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... ago along with a Dutchman, a Swede and a South African who were abducted from Timbuktu in northern Mali in November 2011. "Based on an initial analysis, the video seems credible to us ...

  6. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    We executed French hostage to avenge rebel deaths, says Al-Shabab

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... the death sentence imposed on Denis Allex was to avenge what it called France's growing persecution of Muslims and its military operations around the world against Islamists, including in Mali. The kidnapping of dozens of hostages at a gas plant in Algeria by Islamist fighters on Wednesday and al-Shabab's execution claim illustrate the fallout from Mali's war against loosely allied ...



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