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Africa: Mali

Al-Shabaab has been behind a number of attacks in Somalia, including a hotel siege in August.  By Hassan Ali ELMI AFP

Senior officials among nine dead in Somalia car bombings

Oct 3, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Nine people, including senior regional officials, were killed in twin car bombings claimed by Al-Shabaab in central Soma ...

Oct 3, 2022 | Africa: Mali

The Somali government announced on Monday a top Al-Shabaab militant, who had a $3.0-million US bounty on his head, had b ...

Sep 24, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Mali's military-appointed prime minister on Saturday lashed out at France as well as the United Nations in a grievance-f ...

Sep 16, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Mali's junta has launched a week-long national reconciliation forum in a bid to bring civil society and political groups ...

Sep 16, 2022 | Africa: Mali

On a sandy street in a northern Malian town, armed guards take turns at a checkpoint next to two unmarked pickup trucks ...

Sep 9, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Twilight settles on Bamako, and traffic starts to clog the roads on the banks of the mighty Niger River. But somethin ...

Sep 5, 2022 | Africa: Mali

The UN's humanitarian chief warned on Monday that drought-ravaged Somalia was on the brink of famine and time was runnin ...

Sep 4, 2022 | Africa: Mali

The leaders of Mali and Burkina Faso's juntas have agreed to strengthen their military partnership in a meeting in Bamak ...

Sep 3, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Three women among the 49 Ivorian soldiers held since July in Mali accused of being mercenaries have been released, Malia ...

Aug 31, 2022 | Africa: Mali

At least 50 civilians were killed and hundreds arrested in central Mali in April during an operation by the army and fo ...

Aug 31, 2022 | Africa: Mali

At least 50 civilians were killed and hundreds arrested in central Mali in April during an operation by the army and fo ...

Aug 29, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Under a blazing sun in Mali's capital, Amadou Menta leant over to measure a gutter then jotted down the results on a map ...

Aug 25, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Ehya sits down under a makeshift tent and prepares tea. The herder in his fifties had lived in the bush of central Ma ...

Aug 24, 2022 | Africa: Mali

Shisha-abana, exclaims Bilal, a grocer in Mali's capital Bamako, in the national language Bambara: Shisha is finished ...

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