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UN urges Mali rebel groups to sign peace deal – The Daily Star


UN urges Mali rebel groups to sign peace deal
The Daily Star
United Nations, United States: The UN Security Council on Wednesday urged Mali's Tuareg rebel groups to sign on to a peace deal that it welcomed as an important step towards lasting peace in Mali. The Malian government signed the agreement reached in …
Egypt welcomes Mali peace accordDaily News Egypt
Signing of Peace, Reconciliation Agreement in Mali, 'Very Significant' Step AllAfrica.com

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 7:43 pm

Mali: “Today, humanitarian aid is more necessary than ever in the north” – Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International


Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Mali: “Today, humanitarian aid is more necessary than ever in the north”
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International
Seïdina Ousseini has been MSF field coordinator in Ansongo, in the north of Mali, for one year. He explains us the difficulties facing the MSF teams to provide medical aid to the population affected by the political crisis and insecurity in the African

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 4:08 pm

‘I know the truth,’ Irma Mali finally breaks silence on Danny O’Donoghue split … – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

'I know the truth,' Irma Mali finally breaks silence on Danny O'Donoghue split
Irish Independent
Independent.ie Newsdesk Twitter · Email. Published 04/03/2015 | 11:59. 0 Comments; Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. 'Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen' film premiere, London, Britain – 15 Open Gallery 7 'Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:57 pm

Watch A Film From Mali: The Day Before The Music Died – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)

Watch A Film From Mali: The Day Before The Music Died
NPR (blog)
The documentary by Kiley Kraskouskas presents the 2011 Festival in the Desert, a showcase for Mali's incredible musicians that had been held underneath the stars outside of Timbuktu for 12 years. Ten months after the joyous celebration depicted in the

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 1:05 pm

UN Charges Nigeria On Boko Haram, Congratulates Mali On Peace Talks – The Guardian


UN Charges Nigeria On Boko Haram, Congratulates Mali On Peace Talks
The Guardian
Abuja — THE United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) has condemned the recent attacks in Nigeria by the Boko Haram insurgents. Speaking on behalf of the UN Sercretary General, UN Secretary General's spokesperson, Stéphane Dujarric, at a daily …

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 10:17 am

Irish model Irma Mali to appear in Game of Thrones – Irish Independent


Irish model Irma Mali to appear in Game of Thrones
Irish Independent
There is something effortlessly brave about Irma Mali. She shoots from the hip. She possesses a quiet yet unapologetic confidence, an infectious enthusiasm for life and an apparent inability to feel hard done by. I wonder aloud where this approach to

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 9:37 am

‘There’s no life without music’: the Malian musicians fighting Islamists with … – The Guardian


'There's no life without music': the Malian musicians fighting Islamists with
The Guardian
All music was banned in northern Mali in 2012 by Islamist militants. But musicians such as Songhoy Blues and Khaira Arby refused to accept it, joining together under the banner They Will Have To Kill Us First. The last two years have seen a collective

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Posted on 3 March 2015 | 12:00 pm

UN mission welcomes steps taken towards draft agreement on peace … – UN News Centre


UN News Centre

UN mission welcomes steps taken towards draft agreement on peace
UN News Centre
2 March 2015 – The United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) congratulated the parties involved in reaching a draft agreement on peace and reconciliation, which was initialled in Algiers on Sunday, according to the UN Secretary-General's spokesperson …

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Posted on 2 March 2015 | 11:21 pm

Mali defeat South Africa 2-0 to win U-17 Championship – BBC Sport


BBC Sport

Mali defeat South Africa 2-0 to win U-17 Championship
BBC Sport
Mali have been crowned the 2015 African Under 17 Champions after a 2-0 victory over South Africa in the final in Niamey on Sunday. Second half Goals from Siaka Bagayoko and Aly Malle sealed Mali's victory. It is the first time in Mali's history that
2015 CAF African Youth Championship Final: Mali Under-17 vs South Africa KickOff.com
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Mali Defeat South Africa To Win CAF U17 Championship TitleAFKInsider
AllAfrica.com -Nigerian Tribune
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Posted on 1 March 2015 | 8:17 pm

Mali northern rebels demand more time over peace accord – Reuters


Aljazeera.com

Mali northern rebels demand more time over peace accord
Reuters
The United Nations-brokered deal aimed to tackle decades of uprisings in northern Mali, where Western and regional powers worry Islamist militants could return two years after a French military intervention drove them out. Recent fighting on the ground
Mali's main rebel group asks for delay on peace dealAljazeera.com
Mali Government Signs Peace Deal While Rebels DelayVoice of America
Mali signs peace deal, rebels want more time for consultationAl-Arabiya
Deutsche Welle
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Posted on 1 March 2015 | 7:21 pm

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Watch A Film From Mali: The Day Before The Music Died

The Last Song Before the War presents the glorious sounds of the 2011 Festival in the Desert, held shortly before Islamic extremists took over the region and banned music.

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 1:23 pm

Mali: 'Historic Step' Taken in Draft Agreement On Peace, Reconciliation

[UN News]The United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) congratulated the parties involved in reaching a draft agreement on peace and reconciliation, which was initialled in Algiers on Sunday, according to the UN Secretary-General's spokesperson today in New York.

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 10:19 am

Mali northern rebels demand more time over peace accord

By Patrick Markey ALGIERS (Reuters) – Mali's government signed up to a preliminary peace proposal on Sunday meant to end fighting with northern separatists, but the Tuareg-led rebels demanded more time before agreeing to any accord. The United Nations-brokered deal aimed to tackle decades of uprisings in northern Mali, where Western and regional powers worry Islamist militants could return two …

Posted on 2 March 2015 | 7:21 am

Mali: Parties Sign Preliminary Peace Deal

[Deutsche Welle]Mali has signed a preliminary peace deal to end fighting with northern rebel fighters. But the main Tuareg-led armed coalition, which has demanded autonomy, wants more time for consultations.

Posted on 1 March 2015 | 8:16 pm

Coalition balks at signing peace accord for northern Mali

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A coalition of armed opposition groups says it's not ready to sign a peace accord for restive northern Mali.

Posted on 1 March 2015 | 6:03 pm

Mali signs peace deal, rebels want more time for consultation

By Patrick Markey ALGIERS (Reuters) – Mali's government signed a preliminary peace deal on Sunday meant to end fighting with northern separatists, but the Tuareg-led rebels asked for more time for consultations before agreeing to the accord. The United Nations-brokered deal seeks to tackle decades of uprisings and instability in northern Mali, where Western and regional powers worry Islamist …

Posted on 1 March 2015 | 12:48 pm

Mali peace deal to be signed Sunday in Algiers: ministry

Mali's government and six militant groups from the country's violence-strewn north are to sign a peace accord in Algiers on Sunday, the Algerian foreign ministry announced. "The Malian parties will sign a peace accord on Sunday morning under the auspices of Algeria" at a ceremony in the capital, a ministry source said on Saturday. Algeria and the United Nations have led mediation talks in …

Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:14 pm

Mali crowned U-17 Champions of Africa

The Malian Eaglets defeat South Africa's Amajimbos 2-0 in the final in Niamey to become the 2015 African U-17 Champions.

Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:24 pm

Mali, Tuareg-led rebels agree to cease hostilities for peace talks

By Patrick Markey ALGIERS (Reuters) – Mali's government and an alliance of Tuareg-led northern rebels agreed to cease hostilities on Thursday to ease tensions during U.N.-sponsored peace negotiations aimed at ending decades of uprisings. Western governments are keen for a lasting peace in Mali, fearing Islamist militants will again profit from the unrest in the north to gain a foothold, two …

Posted on 19 February 2015 | 7:54 pm

U.N. sees Mali, rebel peace talks in 'last stage'

By Patrick Markey ALGIERS (Reuters) – Peace talks between Mali and Tuareg-led separatist rebels are in the last stage with both sides preparing to work on questions of identity and local authority for the northern region, the United Nations mission chief said in an interview. A fifth round of negotiations sponsored by Algeria is scheduled to start on Monday in Algiers, seeking to end decades of …

Posted on 15 February 2015 | 12:30 pm