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  1. Malian Quartet Songhoy Blues Sing to Their Homeland in ExileRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... away and break it. They see you with an instrument in your hands - they break it." After escaping Timbuktu for Bamako, Mali's capital in the south, TourA met guitarist Garba TourA and bassist Oumar TourA , who also left Timbuktu as ...

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  2. N. Mali Fighting Displaces Tens of ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  3. Malian quartet Songhoy Blues sing lovesongs to their homeland in exileRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Timbuktu's main library, whipped couples walking in public, and banned music. After escaping Timbuktu for Bamako, Mali's capital in the south, singer Aliou TourA met guitarist Garba TourA and bassist Oumar TourA , who also left ...

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  4. Malian quartet Songhoy Blues sing lovesongs to the...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Rock102online.com

    ... away and break it. They see you with an instrument in your hands -- they break it." After escaping Timbuktu for Bamako, Mali's capital in the south, Toure met guitarist Garba Toure and bassist Oumar Toure, who also left Timbuktu as the militants ...

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  5. Mali violence displaces tens of thousands, UN saysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Flight of nearly 60,000 over past month brings to more than 100,000 number of people forced from country's desert north. Fighting in northern Mali has forced nearly 60,000 people to flee their homes over the past month, a UN aid agency says, highlighting the lack of peace despite a partial deal being signed earlier this month.

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  6. Mali: Thousands Flee Violent Upsurge in Northern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    A spike in violence in northern Mali has driven the number of people displaced in the country above 100,000, many of them urgently needing food, water and shelter as time runs out before the rainy season begins. The situation is worst in the northern Timbuktu region, where an estimated 23,000 people have been driven from their homes in only a few days, fleeing a marked upsurge in attacks by rebel coalitions and government-controlled militias.

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  7. Clashes force nearly 60,000 Malians from homes over last month -UNRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  8. Fighting in northern Mali forces tens of thousands to flee: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    United Nations peacekeeping solders stand by a cordon set up at the site where a gunman opened fire at a UN residence in Bamako on May 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO / HABIBOU KOUYATE LONDON: Clashes between armed groups in northern Mali have forced almost 60,000 people to flee their homes in the past month, the United Nations refugee agency said Friday, amid escalating violence that threatens to derail U.N.-brokered peace efforts.

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  9. Mali: Fighting in North Forces Tens of Thousands to Flee - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... ommissioner hit a landmine. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has deplored the shooting incident that took place in Bamako, Mali, on Monday, 25 May, see more>>

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  10. Ban deplores shooting incident in Mali that killed oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has deplored the shooting incident that took place in Bamako, Mali, on Monday, 25 May, during which a peacekeeper with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali was killed and another injured. He expresses his sincere condolences to the family of the victim and the Government of Bangladesh.

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  11. Ban deplores shooting incident in Mali that killed one UN peacekeeper and injured anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... Network. 28 May 2015 -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has deplored the shooting incident that took place in Bamako, Mali, on Monday, 25 May, during which a peacekeeper with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali ...

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  12. Blast Wounds 3 UN Peacekeepers in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    Three United Nations peacekeepers were wounded in northern Mali when a vehicle in a convoy escorting their commander and the force's police commissioner hit a landmine on Thursday, officials said. The incident is the latest sign of a flare up in northern Mali, where U.N. troops trying to broker peace between separatist rebels and forces allied to the Bamako government are also coming under attack from Islamist groups operating in the zone.

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  13. Blast injures three peacekeepers in UN Mali commander's convoy - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    BAMAKO: Three United Nations peacekeepers were wounded in northern Mali on Thursday when a vehicle in a convoy escorting the U.N. force's commander and police commissioner hit a landmine, sources said. Two diplomatic sources said the commander and commissioner were in the convoy but did not appear to have been hurt.

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  14. Three wounded as UN convoy triggers landmines in Mali: UN sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Star

    United Nations peacekeeping solders stand by a cordon set up at the site where a gunman opened fire at a UN residence in Bamako on May 20, 2015. AFP PHOTO / HABIBOU KOUYATE BAMAKO: Three United Nations troops were wounded on Thursday when a convoy including the head of peacekeeping in Mali triggered landmines in the country's restive north, sources within the force said.

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  15. Peacekeeper killed in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Daily Star

    A Bangladeshi UN peacekeeper was killed and another sustained bullet injuries as armed men opened fire on a UN vehicle in Africa's Mali early yesterday. Soldier Sirajul Islam was shot in the hand and was undergoing treatment at a local hospital, said an ISPR press release.

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  16. Gunmen Kill Bangladeshi Peacekeepers in Mali's CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Big News Network.com

    One U.N. peacekeeper was killed and one wounded when gunmen opened fire on their car in Mali's capital, Bamako, on Monday. The peacekeepers, part of Bangladesh's U.N. contingent, were driving from the airport along Bamako's backstreets when unidentified gunmen opened fire on their car.

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  17. Bangladeshi UN peacekeeper shot dead in Malis capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Hindustan Times

    A Bangladeshi peacekeeper was shot dead and another wounded, the United Nations said Tuesday, in the second attack in days in Mali's capital on what is considered the world's most dangerous UN mission. A statement from MINUSMA, UN's peacekeeping force in Mali, said "an incident" involving one of its vehicles took place in the area of Bamako airport.

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  18. UN peacekeeper killed in shooting in Mali capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Al Jazeera

    While attacks in the capital are rare, Monday's ambush came just five days after a fighter opened fire on a UN residence in the city's Faso Kanu neighbourhood [AFP] Unidentified assailants have opened fire on two United Nations peacekeepers in Mali's capital Bamako, killing one and wounding the other, security sources have said. "Armed men that we have not yet identified shot at two peacekeepers who were on board a UN vehicle on Monday night.

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  19. Militants kill Bangladeshi UN peacekeeper in MaliRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Newkerala.com

    One Bangladeshi United Nations peacekeeper has reportedly been killed, while another has been injured in Mali's capital Bamako in a gun attack by militants. The Daily Star quoted a Malian source as identifying the dead as Nilkanto Hajong and the injured person as Sirajul Islam.

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  20. .com | Militants kill Bangladeshi UN peacekeeper in Mali's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | News24

    Militants opened fire on two Bangladeshi peacekeepers in Mali's Bamako on Monday, killing one, the second attack within days in the capital of what is considered the most dangerous UN mission in the world. One of the peacekeepers, both ranked as privates, died on the scene and the other was rushed immediately to hospital with bullet wounds after the ambush on their SUV, Bangladesh army spokesperson Nur Islam said on Tuesday.

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