Sunday 18 February 2018

All International wire news

E.g., 2018-02-18

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AFP - 2/14/18

French air power on Wednesday killed at least 10 jihadists in northeast Mali near the border with Algeria, local and foreign military sources said.

"French...

AFP - 2/5/18

Suspected jihadists killed two Malian soldiers overnight in the country's unstable north, military sources said Monday, adding that they also attacked a police...

AFP - 2/5/18

At least four civilians have been killed in a suspected jihadist attack in northern Mali over the weekend, local officials said Sunday.

An unknown number of...

AFP - 1/30/18

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita declared three days of mourning on Monday for the dozens of people killed over the last week in jihadist attacks and bombings...

AFP - 1/28/18

Fourteen soldiers were killed and 18 wounded on Saturday in an attack on their camp in Mali's restive north, the army said, while military sources told AFP jihadists...

AFP - 1/26/18

Twenty-four people including mothers and babies were killed on Thursday when their vehicle ran over a landmine in central Mali, local residents said.

The...

AFP - 1/25/18

Two Malian customs officers have been killed in a suspected jihadist attack at a market in the small village of Toubakoro, security sources told AFP on Wednesday....

AFP - 1/22/18

Scarlet hibiscus petals infuse their flavour in a giant pot of liquid, where green leaves picked from the west African kinkeliba shrub also swirl. With a pinch of...

AFP - 1/12/18

Mali's army is to deploy patrols in an operation to fight jihadists in the country's restive centre, according to documents and sources consulted by AFP, as the...

AFP - 1/12/18

Flags flew at half-mast in Mali on Thursday as the government announced 48 of its citizens drowned in the Mediterranean on a single day over the weekend, all trying...

AFP - 1/11/18

A regional bank official and the head of an African tech initiative both announced candidacies for the Malian presidency on Wednesday, as the 2018 race for the...

AFP - 1/8/18

Three members of an armed pro-government group were killed Saturday by suspected jihadists in northern Mali, security sources said, a day after extremists freed two...

AFP - 1/2/18

Mali will adopt a law on "national consensus" that may amnesty rebels who took part in a revolt in 2012, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said in a New Year's speech...

AFP - 12/31/17

Mali's president has appointed the government of the country's new prime minister, as he prepares for a presidential campaign amid an ongoing threat from jihadists....

AFP - 12/31/17

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita named a new prime minister Saturday, a day after the government resigned in a surprise move just months ahead of presidential...

AFP - 12/30/17

Mali's Prime Minister Abdoulaye Idrissa Maiga and his government resigned on Friday, a surprise move just months ahead of presidential polls.

Authorities gave...

AFP - 12/26/17

Mali's ousted former president Amadou Toumani Toure returned to the country on Sunday for the first time since a coup deposed him in 2012.

Toure flew into the...

AFP - 12/24/17

Mali's ousted former president Amadou Toumani Toure will return to the country on Sunday for the first time since the coup that deposed him, he told AFP.

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AFP - 12/11/17

A Malian human rights association on Friday called for the immediate resumption of the trial of former coup leader Amadou Sanogo, who is accused of murdering 21...

AFP - 12/4/17

A Malian army general and former government minister has resigned his post to stand in the country's presidential elections in July 2018, sources close to the officer...

AFP - 11/25/17

Four UN peacekeepers and a Malian soldier were killed in attacks in Mali on Friday, the UN's MINUSMA mission to the country said.

Twenty people, including...

AFP - 11/17/17

A district judge was kidnapped in central Mali late on Thursday, police and security sources told AFP, two weeks after a High Court justice escaped an attempt on his...

AFP - 11/8/17

France has sent high-level representatives to talk to the Malian government after a French anti-terror raid killed Malian troops held by the jihadists.

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AFP - 11/7/17

Among the lines of small mud houses, plastic litter and piles of parched earth, children gaze skywards at a shiny blue tank perched on steel legs.

It holds a...

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