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Mali dreams of cultural rebirth despite jihadi onslaught – The Asian Age


Mali dreams of cultural rebirth despite jihadi onslaught
The Asian Age
Malian band Songhoy Blues (above) and Malian kora players Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté (right) perform during the Festival Acoustik in Bamako in January. (Photo: AFP). Two months after a deadly jihadist attack on a major hotel, Mali's capital Bamako has …

Posted on 8 February 2016 | 12:05 am

CHAN 2016: DR Congo are champions after victory over Mali – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

CHAN 2016: DR Congo are champions after victory over Mali
BBC Sport
The Democratic Republic Of Congo won the African Nations Championship (CHAN) for a second time on Sunday, beating Mali 3-0 in the final in Rwanda. The Leopards, coached by Florent Ibenge (pictured), secured the title with two goals from the impressive …
DR Congo beat Mali in African football championshipFRANCE 24
Mali/Congo-Kinshasa: Three-Star DR Congo Wins Second CHAN TitleAllAfrica.com
CHAN 2016 Final: DR Congo vs Mali starting lineupsStarAfrica.com
WTOP –Chronicle
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Posted on 7 February 2016 | 6:36 pm

MALI: The Key Is Not Working – Strategy Page


MALI: The Key Is Not Working
Strategy Page
While the peacekeepers and Mali security forces have, since 2013, made the north inhospitable for Islamic terrorists (who have moved south or to neighboring countries) there is still a lot of lawlessness. There are still a few Islamic terrorists

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Posted on 7 February 2016 | 10:47 am

My players are mentally set for the finals, Mali Coach | CHAN 2016 – Kawowo Sports


My players are mentally set for the finals, Mali Coach | CHAN 2016
Kawowo Sports
Mali was pooled in the same group (D) as Uganda, Zimbabwe and Zambia. They drew 2 all with Uganda in the opener, overcame a hard fighting Zimbabwe 1-0 before holding Zambia goal-less to progress to the quarter finals. In the quarter finals, Mali

Posted on 7 February 2016 | 7:07 am

Mali: UN retakes Timbuktu police base after attack – CNN


Reuters

Mali: UN retakes Timbuktu police base after attack
CNN
(CNN) Militants attacked a sparsely manned U.N. police base in the Malian city of Timbuktu on Friday morning, sparking a fight in which Malian and U.N. peacekeeping forces eventually retook the center, a United Nations representative in the West
Al Qaeda claims responsibility for attack on UN base in MaliReuters
Al-Qaida Group Claims Attack on Police Station in North MaliABC News
Al-Qaida claims responsibility for attack on UN base in MaliJerusalem Post Israel News
Reuters UK
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Posted on 5 February 2016 | 1:17 pm

Car bomb explodes at UN base in Mali’s Timbuktu – Hickory Daily Record


Hickory Daily Record

Car bomb explodes at UN base in Mali's Timbuktu
Hickory Daily Record
TIMBUKTU, Mali (AP) — A car bomb exploded Friday outside a U.N. mission police station in northern Mali, killing at least one Malian soldier and wounding several others, authorities said. Mission spokesman Olivier Salgado said there were few police at

Posted on 5 February 2016 | 11:53 am

Mali: Timbuktu’s destroyed Mausoleums renovated – AfricaNews


AfricaNews

Mali: Timbuktu's destroyed Mausoleums renovated
AfricaNews
More than three years after the Islamic Jihadists destroyed Timbuktu's mausoleums, work started on the renovation of the legendary city, northwest of Mali on Thursday. The heritage sites were destroyed when the Islamists captured northern Mali in 2012.
Mali: Timbuktu – 900-Year-Old Ceremony Re-Consecrates Mausoleums Destroyed By Armed GroupsAllAfrica.com

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Posted on 5 February 2016 | 10:34 am

CHAN 2016: Mali strike late to beat Ivory Coast and reach final – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

CHAN 2016: Mali strike late to beat Ivory Coast and reach final
BBC Sport
Mali scored a last-gasp winner to edge out Ivory Coast 1-0 in an enthralling encounter and reach the African Nations Championship final in Rwanda. Yves Bissoouma struck in the 88th minute, slotting in after Hamidou Sinayoko had headed the ball down.
CHAN 2016: Mali face DR Congo in Sunday's finalAfricaNews
Blow by Blow – Mali v Ivory CoastCitizen
Ivory Coast vs. Mali: Score and Reaction from CHAN 2016 Semi-FinalBleacher Report

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Posted on 4 February 2016 | 4:18 pm

Damon Albarn: ‘Mali’s music is an inspiration for me – t​hat’s why I’ve been here so many times’ – The Guardian (blog)


The Guardian (blog)

Damon Albarn: 'Mali's music is an inspiration for me – t​hat's why I've been here so many times'
The Guardian (blog)
“We don't have diamonds in Mali, we don't have oil, but what we do have is the music,” says N'Diaye Ramatoulaye Diallo, the country's minister of culture, crafts and development. “What is the best worldwide language today? It's music,” she says, “and
Damon Albarn defies terrorism threats to perform at Mali festivalConsequence of Sound (blog)
Mali organises music festival despite recent jihadi onslaughtAhram Online
Blur's Damon Albarn Performs at Mali Music Festival Despite State of EmergencyDiffuser.fm
NME.com –Gigwise –Artistdirect.com
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Posted on 2 February 2016 | 4:41 pm

Mali fight back to beat Tunisia – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

Mali fight back to beat Tunisia
BBC Sport
Mali came from goal down to beat Tunisia 2-1 in the quarter-finals of the African Nations Championship in Rwanda. Mohamed Ali Moncer (pictured) gave Tunisia the lead in the first-half. But a second-half penalty from Aliou Dieng and a goal with 10
CHAN 2016: Mali and Guinea through to the semi-finalsRFI
Congo-Kinshasa/Mali: Beaten By Mali, Tunisia Coach Tips DRC for TitleAllAfrica.com
CHAN 2016: Tunisia vs Mali – Full Time (1-2)StarAfrica.com
SuperSport (blog) –ESPN FC
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Posted on 31 January 2016 | 3:11 pm