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1 French commando and 20 militants killed in Mali, 9 Nigerien troops killed in … – Long War Journal


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1 French commando and 20 militants killed in Mali, 9 Nigerien troops killed in
Long War Journal
On October 30, near the border with Mali, 9 Nigerien troops were killed after also clashing with al Qaeda-linked militants. The militants attacked a Nigerien prison, a Malian refugee camp, and a patrol of Nigerien troops in three simultaneous attacks
Niger says insurgents kill nine members of security forcesYahoo News

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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 2:38 pm

WHO says two suspected Ebola cases in Mali, 57 contacts sought – Reuters


Reuters

WHO says two suspected Ebola cases in Mali, 57 contacts sought
Reuters
GENEVA (Reuters) – Two people are suspected of having Ebola after coming into contact with a two-year-old girl who died of the disease in Mali last week, according to data from the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.
Ebola in Mali: 57 Contacts of Toddler who Died 'Not Yet Identified' After 600 International Business Times UK

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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 12:10 pm

Stopping Ebola: Mali Matters; Maine and Manhattan Don’t – Businessweek


Businessweek

Stopping Ebola: Mali Matters; Maine and Manhattan Don't
Businessweek
The most frightening event from last Thursday didn't concern a humanitarian-minded doctor from Harlem—it was confirmation by the World Health Organization that a two-year-old girl in Western Mali had Ebola. The virus appears to have crossed the border …

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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 6:08 pm

French soldier killed in clash with Islamist militants in Mali – Reuters


Reuters

French soldier killed in clash with Islamist militants in Mali
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) – France said on Wednesday a French soldier was killed during a fierce clash between its forces and Islamist militants in northern Mali earlier in the day. The offices of President Francois Hollande and Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le
Mali Insurgent Clash Leaves 1 French Soldier DeadABC News
Mali: French Commando Dies in FightingNew York Times
French soldier, about 20 Islamists killed in clash in MaliReuters UK
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:58 pm

Mali Scrambles to Trace Ebola Victim’s Contacts – Voice of America


Voice of America

Mali Scrambles to Trace Ebola Victim's Contacts
Voice of America
KAYES, MALI—. In Kayes, medical staff and national health officials are working to trace, monitor and get health facilities up and running after Mali reported its first case of Ebola last week. Dozens of people are in isolation at the regional
Ebola takes its toll on traditional customs in MaliBusiness Standard
Dozens of contacts being monitored in Mali after Ebola deathOutbreak News Today
Mali Unprepared To Contain Ebola, Dozens Monitored For Deadly Virus: Health RIA Novosti
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 1:50 pm

Mali rushes to contain Ebola after its first case – The Guardian


The Guardian

Mali rushes to contain Ebola after its first case
The Guardian
At around 10am last Wednesday, Abdouramane Koungoulba, the duty paediatrician at the Fousseyni Dao hospital in Kayes, western Mali, examined a young patient who had been brought in by a relative. The two-year-old girl, he noted, had a high fever and …
Mali rushes to track Ebola after toddler diesKSWO

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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:12 am

WHO says 82 being monitored for Ebola in Mali – Fox News


Fox News

WHO says 82 being monitored for Ebola in Mali
Fox News
A health worker checks the temperature of a baby entering Mali from Guinea at the border in Kouremale, October 2, 2014. The worst Ebola outbreak on record was first confirmed in Guinea in March but it has since spread across most of Liberia and Sierra …
Ebola Crosses New Border as Mali Confirms a CaseNew York Times
Ebola Reaches MaliThe Atlantic
Ebola case reported in MaliThe Guardian
Washington Post
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Posted on 28 October 2014 | 11:25 am

Ebola crisis: WHO tracking 111 people in Mali as US revamps guidelines – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Ebola crisis: WHO tracking 111 people in Mali as US revamps guidelines
Sydney Morning Herald
Mali's government is working with the Red Cross and Medecins Sans Frontieres to limit the spread of the disease, which has already killed about 5000 people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone since March. Mali's weak health system will make it harder

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Posted on 28 October 2014 | 5:10 am

ARM to bring 4K to smartphones, tablets with new GPUs – PCWorld


PCWorld

ARM to bring 4K to smartphones, tablets with new GPUs
PCWorld
ARM, whose processors are used in most mobile devices today, is supercharging its latest Mali graphics technology to bring 4K graphics to tablets and smartphones, while also extending device battery life. It's becoming important for mobile devices to
ARM announces Mali 8 GPU series – Mali-T860, Mali-T830, Mali-T820GSMArena.com
ARM Announces Mali-V550 Video Processor & Mali-DP550 Display ProcessorAnandTech
ARM Announces Mali-T800 Series GPUs, New Video Accelerator And Display Tom’s Hardware
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Posted on 28 October 2014 | 3:33 am

France criticizes slow deployment of UN peacekeepers in Mali – Reuters


Reuters

France criticizes slow deployment of UN peacekeepers in Mali
Reuters
BAMAKO (Reuters) – France's defense minister on Monday criticized the slow deployment of U.N. peacekeepers in Mali's volatile northern region, saying the delay had encouraged a fresh wave of Islamist militant attacks there. France dispatched thousands
French Defense Chief Criticizes UN Mission in MaliABC News

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Posted on 27 October 2014 | 3:33 pm

Mali – Yahoo News Search Results

Stopping Ebola: Mali Matters; Maine and Manhattan Don't

The virus appears to have crossed the border into yet another country that may not have the resources to contain it

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:10 am

French forces engaged in large-scale operation in Mali: army

Fighting between French military forces and jihadists continued overnight in northern Mali where soldiers are carrying out a large-scale operation, the army said Thursday after a staff sergeant was killed. Thomas Dupuy, a 32-year-old Afghanistan veteran who belonged to a commando parachute group, was killed in violent clashes with hardline Islamists in Mali's Tigharghar mountain range early …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 7:22 pm

French staff sergeant killed in Mali clash with 'terrorist group'

A French staff sergeant was killed in northern Mali early on Wednesday in an operation by French forces against "an armed terrorist group", President Francois Hollande's office said. Two other French soldiers were injured in the "violent clash" overnight in the Tigharghar mountain range, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said. The killed soldier was a 32-year-old former Afghanistan veteran who …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:04 pm

Mali insurgent clash leaves 1 French soldier dead

PARIS (AP) — A French soldier has been killed in Mali during an operation by French forces against an "armed terrorist group" in the north of the country, the French presidency said Wednesday.

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 8:05 pm

WHO Said to Track 111 People in Mali After Ebola Death

Health officials in Mali have identified 111 people who came into contact with the nation’s first Ebola patient last week, according to an internal World Health Organization document.

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 5:38 pm

New ARM Mali graphics processors bring 4K video to phones and tablets

ARM, whose processors are used in most mobile devices today, is supercharging its latest Mali graphics technology to bring 4K graphics to tablets and smartphones, while also extending device battery life. It’s becoming important for mobile devices to have good graphics cores to deal with higher-resolution screens, cameras and external 4K display connectors. With Mali graphics, games will also …

Posted on 28 October 2014 | 2:46 am

Mali eyes $9.5 bln rail projects to unlock iron ore, bauxite deposits

By Tiemoko Diallo and Bate Felix BAMAKO (Reuters) – Landlocked Mali aims to diversify its mining sector away from gold with Chinese-built rail projects worth $9.5 billion that would link it to the Atlantic coast, even as slowing Chinese growth and falling commodity prices cool investment. The West African nation – the continent's third-largest gold producer – said last month it had signed a …

Posted on 27 October 2014 | 1:47 pm

Mali rushes to track Ebola after toddler dies

KAYES, Mali (AP) — After 2-year-old Fanta Kone's father died in southern Guinea, the toddler's grandmother took her from the forested hills where the Ebola outbreak first began months ago to bring her home to Mali. It wasn't long, though, before the little girl started getting nosebleeds.

Posted on 26 October 2014 | 3:09 pm

Mali seeks to contain Ebola fears after girl dies

Mali authorities on Saturday sought to calm fears after Ebola claimed its first victim in the African country, a contagious toddler who took a 1,000-kilometre bus journey before being treated. The World Health Organization (WHO) warned the situation in Mali was an "emergency", and said in its latest Ebola situation report that the biggest outbreak on record has now killed 4,922 people, the vast …

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 10:30 pm

Mali to keep Guinea border open despite Ebola death -president

BAMAKO (Reuters) – Mali will not close its border with neighbouring Guinea after a two-year-old girl infected with Ebola was brought across the frontier by her grandmother and died in Mali this week, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said on Saturday. The girl travelled hundreds of kilometres through Mali – including a stop in the capital Bamako – on public transport, potentially exposing many …

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:56 pm