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French forces help disarm groups after peace deal in Mali – Economic Times


French forces help disarm groups after peace deal in Mali
Economic Times
A peace deal in May came after months of negotiations in Algeria between Mali's government, Tuareg separatist groups and armed groups allied with the government. On June 20th, rebel groups travelled to Bamako, the capital, to ratify the agreement.

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Posted on 4 July 2015 | 10:21 am

As Sahel Trafficking Networks Grow, Al Qaeda Rebels Get Stronger In Mali – International Business Times


International Business Times

As Sahel Trafficking Networks Grow, Al Qaeda Rebels Get Stronger In Mali
International Business Times
There are dozens of rebel groups in Mali, some connected to the ethnic Tuareg rebel movement, others connected to Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), a branch of the broader Al Qaeda network. Several of the Tuareg rebel groups dominant in the …

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Posted on 2 July 2015 | 8:16 pm

6 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali – CNN


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6 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali
CNN
The attack brings to 42 the number of peacekeepers killed in Mali since their mission began in 2013. The United Nations sent peacekeepers to Mali in April 2013 to guard against militant Islamists who threatened to move on the West African nation's
Mali: UN condemns attack which killed six peacekeepersUN News Centre
Attack on UN convoy in north Mali kills 6 workers, wounds 5U.S. News & World Report
Six UN peacekeepers killed when convoy attacked in MaliReuters UK
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Posted on 2 July 2015 | 5:30 pm

Ivory Coast reinforces border security after Mali attacks – Reuters


International Business Times

Ivory Coast reinforces border security after Mali attacks
Reuters
Spokesman Bruno Kone said after a cabinet meeting in the commercial capital Abidjan that Ivory Coast had been taking specific measures for months to protect it against a spillover of violence from Mali. "In addition to the regular measures
Mali's Islamist Ansar al Dine Attacks In South, Threatens To Invade Ivory International Business Times
Mali Kills 3 'Terrorists' in Border Sweep: SourcesNDTV
Mali, Ivorian troops hunt jihadisNews24

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Posted on 1 July 2015 | 4:36 pm

Mali’s peace deal represents a welcome development, but will it work this time? – The Guardian


The Guardian

Mali's peace deal represents a welcome development, but will it work this time?
The Guardian
Representatives of the Coordination of Azawad Movements, the main rebel faction, attend the peace agreement's signing in the Malian capital Bamako. Photograph: Habibou Kouyate/AFP/Getty Images …
Mali: money, land and the youngLe Monde Diplomatique

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Posted on 1 July 2015 | 2:00 pm

Jihadist group Ansar Dine claims Mali attacks, threatens I. Coast and Mauritania – Yahoo News


Yahoo News

Jihadist group Ansar Dine claims Mali attacks, threatens I. Coast and Mauritania
Yahoo News
Bamako (AFP) – Jihadist group Ansar Dine on Tuesday claimed responsibility for two weekend attacks in Mali near the borders with Mauritania and Ivory Coast, and threatened to strike both countries.
Ansar Dine claims Mali attacks, threatens I. Coast and MauritaniaThe Daily Star
Ansar Dine Claims Mali Attacks, Threatens Ivory Coast and MauritaniaNDTV

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Posted on 30 June 2015 | 4:00 pm

Mali’s separatist war ends at last – The Guardian


The Guardian

Mali's separatist war ends at last
The Guardian
The rebels of northern Mali, represented by the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA), finally agreed to sign the agreement for peace and reconciliation in Bamako on 20 June, crowning almost a year of talks that have been taking place in Algiers.

Posted on 30 June 2015 | 9:50 am

Extending mandate of UN mission in Mali, Security Council adds observers to … – UN News Centre


UN News Centre

Extending mandate of UN mission in Mali, Security Council adds observers to
UN News Centre
29 June 2015 – The Security Council today extended the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) for one year, within the authorized troop ceiling of 11,240 military personnel, including, for the first time, at
U.N. threatens sanctions for violations of Mali ceasefireBusiness Insider

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Posted on 29 June 2015 | 9:27 pm

Jihadists again attack in southern Mali – Long War Journal


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Jihadists again attack in southern Mali
Long War Journal
Map of al Qaeda-linked attacks in Mali and neighboring countries since 2014. Map made by Caleb Weiss for The Long War Journal. Jihadists have attacked, and briefly held, the small Malian village of Fakola, just miles away from the border with Ivory
Mali calls for calm after jihadist attackYahoo News
Islamist Extremists Linked To Al Qaeda Launch Offensive In Southern MaliInternational Business Times
Armed men attack Mali's southern town of FakolaGlobalPost

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Posted on 29 June 2015 | 12:59 pm

Islamist gunmen attack western Mali town, 12 dead – Reuters


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Islamist gunmen attack western Mali town, 12 dead
Reuters
BAMAKO Suspected Islamist fighters attacked a town in western Mali near the border with neighbouring Mauritania before dawn on Saturday, leaving 12 people dead, including three soldiers and nine attackers, the defence ministry said. The ministry's …
Mali: Gunmen Attack Military Camp Near Mauritania BorderABC News
Mali: Gunmen attack village near Ivory Coast borderU.S. News & World Report
Islamist gunmen kill 11 in attack on western Mali townBusiness Insider
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Posted on 27 June 2015 | 6:10 pm