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Rwanda/Mali: Rayon Sports Sign Malian Striker Moussa Camara … – AllAfrica.com


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Rwanda/Mali: Rayon Sports Sign Malian Striker Moussa Camara …
AllAfrica.com
Rayon Sports FC have signed Malian international Moussa Camara on a two-year contract-the 22-year-old forward arrived in Kigali on Sunday night.
Rayon Sports sign Mali forward to replace Kasirye – Kawowo SportsKawowo Sports

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 5:27 am

Mali jihadist apologises for Timbuktu attack – RTE.ie


RTE.ie

Mali jihadist apologises for Timbuktu attack
RTE.ie
A Malian jihadist has asked the people of Mali for "forgiveness" after he pleaded guilty to ordering 2012 attacks on the fabled site of Timbuktu. "I seek their forgiveness and I ask them to look at me as a son who has lost his way," Ahmad al-Faqi al
Militant Who Destroyed Mali Cultural Sites Pleads Guilty To War CrimesNPR
Why the ICC is trying Mali cultural destruction as war crime (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Islamic extremist pleads guilty to destroying holy sites in MaliThe Boston Globe
Amnesty International –Middle East Eye –International Criminal Court
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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 10:10 pm

Solar power brings northern Mali much needed light – Business Insider


Solar power brings northern Mali much needed light
Business Insider
Residents in Kidal in northern Mali are finding it easier to work and study into the night thanks to a solar lighting project recently introduced to the area. About 1,500 households are now able to switch on their lights thanks to a 50,000 US dollar

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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 8:48 pm

Ashanti, Alecto to jointly develop Mali gold project – MINING.com


MINING.com

Ashanti, Alecto to jointly develop Mali gold project
MINING.com
Canadian junior Ashanti Gold (CVE:AGZ) has signed a non-binding letter of intent (LOI) with Alecto Minerals (AIM:ALO), which will allow it to earn a 65% in the Africa-focused firm's Kassanto gold project in western Mali. As part of the deal, Ashanti
Alecto MInerals PLC agrees farm out of third Mali gold propertyProactive Investors UK
Alecto, Ashanti to jointly develop Mali-based Kossanto projectCreamer Media’s Mining Weekly
Ashanti Gold to earn 65% in Alecto Minerals' Mali gold projectMining Review
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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 4:21 pm

Jihadi apologises for destroying mausoleums in Mali – video – The Guardian


The Guardian

Jihadi apologises for destroying mausoleums in Mali – video
The Guardian
Appearing at the opening of his trial for war crimes at the international criminal court (ICC) in The Hague on Monday, Ahmad al-Mahdi pleads guilty after being charged for destroying nine mausoleums and a mosque door in 2012. Mahdi apologises to his …

Posted on 22 August 2016 | 2:35 pm

Ansar Dine claims multiple attacks across Mali – Long War Journal


Ansar Dine claims multiple attacks across Mali
Long War Journal
Ansar Dine, a Tuareg jihadist front group for al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), has claimed several recent attacks that have occurred in multiple regions throughout Mali. Three attacks were targeting French forces in the northern part of the country.

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Posted on 21 August 2016 | 3:48 am

Mali is the latest African country to impose a social media blackout – Quartz


Quartz

Mali is the latest African country to impose a social media blackout
Quartz
It hasn't been a good week for internet freedom in Africa, with three countries imposing social media blackouts, according to the campaign Keep it On. Internet users in Bamako, Mali reported not being able to use Facebook and Twitter after protests
Mali Frees Arrested Radio Host After Deadly ProtestVoice of America
Mali authorities release radio host after protestsReuters
Popular Mali radio presenter released: reportsTimes LIVE
Business Insider
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Posted on 19 August 2016 | 9:24 am

Mali: Deadly Protests Over Detention of Radio Presenter – Newsweek


Newsweek

Mali: Deadly Protests Over Detention of Radio Presenter
Newsweek
A protest against the detention of a popular radio presenter and social media activist in Mali has reportedly resulted in several deaths after clashes with security forces. Dozens of demonstrators turned out in the Hamdallaye neighborhood of the
Violent protests in Mali's capital kill 3, injure severalFox News
One dead in protest in Mali capital over arrest of talk show hostReuters
Africa: Mali Seeks Geingob's Backing in ConflictAllAfrica.com
NDTV –africanews
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Posted on 18 August 2016 | 11:10 am

Refugees claim abuse by soldiers as Mali’s conflict spreads – The Guardian


The Guardian

Refugees claim abuse by soldiers as Mali's conflict spreads
The Guardian
The arrival of more than 500 Fulani nomads from central Mali adds to the strain on Mbera camp in south-eastern Mauritania, where aid agencies are struggling to meet the needs of 42,000 mainly Tuareg and Arab refugees who have lived there since they

Posted on 17 August 2016 | 6:00 am

Violent protests have erupted in Mali. Here’s what is driving them. – Washington Post


Washington Post

Violent protests have erupted in Mali. Here's what is driving them.
Washington Post
On July 12, young protesters from Mali's northern region of Gao clashed with police forces as they demonstrated against the nomination of former armed rebels as interim local government authorities. As part of the 2015 Algiers Peace Agreement to end a …

Posted on 15 August 2016 | 11:05 am