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  1. News - World - MALI

    Keita wins Mali presidential vote after rival admits defeat

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

    ... and reconciliation,” UN Special Representative for Mali Bert Koenders said. “The lack of violence was impressive in a country which has just emerged from conflict.” ...

  2. News - World - MALI

    Malians vote in watershed presidential run-off

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

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bamako Malians voted on Sunday in a watershed presidential run-off election expected to usher in a new dawn of peace and stability in the conflict-scarred nation. Almost seven million voters have a choice between former premier Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and ex-finance minister Soumaila Cisse to lead Mali’s recovery following a military coup that ignited ...

  3. News - World - MALI

    Mali militants still a threat to West Africa, says UN chief

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 04:33pm by Agence France-Presse in United Nations

    ... on Kidal has “contributed to raising tensions in the region and amongst Tuareg communities, raising fears in the north about a possible return to armed conflict.” Tuareg and government ...

  4. News - World - MALI

    Tuareg separatists offer military help to defeat Mali's Islamists

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... offer military help to defeat Islamists Fearful of being caught in the middle of the conflict engulfing Mali, the country's Tuaregs have offered to put their renowned fighting prowess ... conflict in Libya, and one legacy of the weapons free-for-all that followed the collapse of Muammar Gaddafi's regime is that they remain well armed. But Alain Antil, a researcher at the French ...

  5. News - World - MALI

    France launches major offensive on Mali Islamists

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:39pm by Agence France-Presse in Gao

    ... that the conflict could spill over into other countries around the Sahel. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Monday issued an urgent call to reach an agreement between the independence movement and Morocco ...

  6. News - World - MALI

    UN hopes to have aid access to northern Mali within days

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

    ... out to several sites yesterday, including one building where they found grenades alongside a large suitcase and reading material in Arabic script about sharia law. The Mali conflict came amid ...

  7. News - World - MALI

    France bombs Islamist targets in Mali after Hollande visit

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 02:09am by AFP

    ... strikes is near the border with Algeria, which was reluctantly drawn into the Malian conflict when it agreed to let French warplanes use its airspace. In retaliation, Islamist militants attacked ... in Mali. But with fears the conflict could now turn into a drawn-out insurgency, France is walking a difficult line, eager to hand over the operation to a promised contingent of some 8,000 African ...

  8. News - World - MALI

    International donor conference for war-torn Mali opens

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 03:56pm by AFP

    ... meeting which closed late on Monday, and which was dominated by discussion on the conflict in Mali, said he was “determined to help the people of Mali at this critical hour.” A woeful lack of cash ...

  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

    Mali's refugee misery spreads with Islamists' advance

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... safety there, too. "I hear what is happening in Diabaly," he said of the town now at the centre of the conflict. "I had never even heard of Diabaly before, but now I feel scared. ...




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