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Mali: Rebel Groups Agree to End Hostilities
Rebel groups from northern Mali have agreed to end hostilities and present a united front ahead of negotiations with the Malian government that begin in Algiers next week.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Mali rebel factions agree to end hostilities ahead of Sept talks
Representatives of two platforms of rebel groups from northern Mali agreed on Thursday in the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou to end hostilities and present a united front for talks with the Malian government in Algeria in early September.
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Northern Mali Residents Facing Food Crisis
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Mon Aug 25, 2014
Cleaning up Mali's rubbish
A big white dustcart emerges from over the horizon. It drives up, stops, sighs, grunts then spews household rubbish all over his plants.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Times of Oman
Football: Ahly live dangerously before qualifying for CAF Confederation Cup
Ghazi Abderrazak of Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Mohamed Farouk of Egypt's Al-Ahly fight for the ball during their CAF Confederation Cup soccer match in Cairo.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Senegal blocks Liberia aid flight, imposes Ebola travel curbs
Regional humanitarian hub Senegal said on Friday it had blocked a regional U.N. aid plane from landing and was banning all further flights to and from countries affected by Ebola, potentially hampering the emergency response to the epidemic.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Voice of America
Amnesty says Mali Continues to Jail Former Child Soldiers
Human rights activists say Mali's government continues to jail children accused of having been members of the armed rebel and extremist groups, and that the government is committing human rights abuses in the north.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Ghana's New Envoy Presents Credentials In Mali
Ghana's new Ambassador to the Republic of Mali, His Excellency Mr. Mahmud Khalid, on Tuesday, 12th August, 2014, had the opportunity to present his Letters of Credence to the President of the Republic of Mali, His Excellency Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, in an official ceremony held at the Presidential Palace in the capital, Bamako.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Twin Cities Daily Planet
Salif Keita to grace Dakota Jazz Club stage September 1
When Salif Keita stepped on stage as an 18 year old in Mali, West Africa, it was 1967.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Daily Star
UN peacekeeper killed in north Mali; 5 wounded
BAMAKO, Mali: The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali says one of its patrols was attacked, killing a peacekeeper and wounding five others.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Trots: McCarthys lead Aussie charge in Breeders Crown | semi-final draw
THE powerful New South Wales stable of Belinda and Luke McCarthy will lead the homeland challenge in the Australasian Breeders Crown semi-final in Ballarat on Saturday night.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Trots: Katy Perry bound for Ballarat's Got Talent night
The smart New Zealand two-year-old filly will be among the major contenders in the Australasian Breeders Crown semi-finals at Bray Raceway next Saturday night.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Investigators leave Air Algerie crash site in Mali
Didier Nourrisson, a communications adviser for the French Embassy in Bamako, said Monday that teams have left the remote site after a week-long investigation.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Ransoming citizens, Europe becomes al-Qaida's patron
The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Toure-Raichel Collective to Release New Album 'The Paris Session' 9/30
The formation and success of The Tour-Raichel Collective, the band led by Israeli keyboardist and songwriter Idan Raichel and Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Tour-icons in their own countries and abroad-is a reminder of the unique power of music to bridge geographic, ethnic, political and religious differences.