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  1. Who said it?

    Posted Apr 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... be protected Burkina Faso Foreign Minister Djibril Bassole after signing a deal with military junta in Mali ...

  2. Talking points

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in metallurgical coal. Strong demand from China has underpinned a surge in prices, and unions want better working conditions and more money. Mali interim president to be sworn in The speaker of Mali ...

  3. A bad week for...

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Amadou Toumani Toure Malian soldiers looted the presidential palace, then announced they had toppled Toure's 'incompetent' regime- a month before he was to step down- because of its handling of an insurrection by ethnic Tuareg rebels. The African Union suspended Mali, Europe froze aid and the United States threatened to follow suit amid a chorus of condemnation ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Democracy in Retreat

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Louise Rosario

    ... the military grabbed power in Bangladesh, Fiji, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mali, Niger and Thailand, among others. The middle classes, once the prime movers of democracy, ...

  5. Talking points

    Posted Sep 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Pretoria to discuss the latest developments in the north African state, a South African official said. The committee includes leaders of Uganda, Mauritania, Mali and Congo-Brazzaville. The African ...

  6. News - World


    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Al-Qaeda hostages in video plea for talks ABU DHABI- Three Western hostages seized by al-Qaeda militants in Mali last year have urged their governments to negotiate their release, Al Jazeera ...

  7. Axis of evil has grown into a nexus of nastiness

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... is a staunch supporter of Iran and Syria; sought unity and energy pacts with Qatar, Mali and Vietnam; and, most tellingly, pledged friendship with and loyalty to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Definitely add Belarus and Russia to Mr Bush's list and put Mali, Vietnam and Qatar in the margin. But for Mr Bush, there is the most worrying name of all to include: China. Beijing numbers Iran ...

  8. Thais pledge stable rice supplies to Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Hong Kong's imports,' he said. Rice prices in Asia are rising on an almost daily basis. The indicative export price for the 2007/08 crop of grade A Thai Hom Mali rice- the most ...

  9. Lessons on the path to chaos

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Ivory Coast accounts for 40 per cent of world production. People flooded in from neighbouring Burkina Faso and Mali, forming at least a third of Ivory Coast's population, and helped ...

  10. Democracy icon never strays from beliefs

    Posted Oct 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the notorious Insein Prison, and media and internet censorship is being eased. Then there is the stopping of construction of a controversial Chinese-built dam, which would have been built where the Mali ...



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