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  1. Mali: Islamist Group Abuses, Banditry SurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Humans Rights Watch

    Islamist armed groups in northern and central Mali have executed numerous people and are increasingly imposing restrictions on village life. The Malian government has largely been unable to protect vulnerable civilians in northern and central Mali, while security forces summarily executed at least 10 suspected Islamists and tortured many others during counterterrorism operations in 2016.

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  2. GQ Outlook for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Market Wire

    Following the completion of a convertible debenture funding the Company is now able to pursue a course of action that should result in the permitting and financing of our flagship Tilemsi phosphate project. The Company intends to: Update the geological resources, required for the phase one production, from "inferred" to "measured and indicated."

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  3. Enjoying Mabrrr's beats in mal MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    A tip to any aspiring soccer journalist: learn to speak French if you nurse hopes of covering football on the continent. I still can't speak the language but boy was I grateful to be travelling with colleague Jonty Mark back in 2002.

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  4. .com | Armed men attack Mali prison; inmates freed, guard killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | News24

    A military spokesperson says a dozen armed men on motorcycles have attacked a prison in central Mali, freeing prisoners and leaving at least one person dead. Colonel Souleymane Maiga says the attack late on Monday took place near the town of Niono in the Segou region.

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  5. Suspected jihadists launch jailbreak in southern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    According to local reports, suspected jihadist militants launched a large-scale attack on a prison in Niono, in the Segou Region of Mali. Almost 100 prisoners were released and one guard is reported to have been killed in the assault.

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  6. Armed men attack Mali prison; inmates freed, guard killedRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Gazette

    A military spokesman says a dozen armed men on motorcycles have attacked a prison in central Mali, freeing prisoners and leaving at least one person dead. Col. Souleymane Maiga says the attack late Monday took place near the town of Niono in the Segou region.

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  7. Two guards wounded, 93 detainees escaped in Niono prison attackRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Two prison guards were wounded and 93 detainees escaped during an attack on Niono prison on Tuesday morning in the region of Segou, 240 km north of Mali's capital city Bamako, Xinhua learned from a source who preferred to remain anonymous. The attack took place at 1:15 a.m. and was carried out by five unidentified armed men.

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  8. .com | Central Mali gripped by a dangerous brew of jihad, revolt and self-defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | News24

    As the conflict in northern Mali endures, another hot spot south of the Niger river is attracting increasing attention. It involves two main areas in the centre of the country: the Macina heartland and the Hayr .

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  9. .com | 4 killed as convoy ambushed in central Mali, army saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | News24

    Mali army spokesperson says four soldiers have been killed and nine wounded after armed men attacked a convoy in the central Segou region. Colonel Abdoulaye Sidibe said an army vehicle hit a land mine on Thursday, and assailants then shot at the convoy traveling between Diabaly and Nampala.

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  10. 4 killed as convoy ambushed in central Mali, army saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Progress

    A Mali army spokesman says four soldiers have been killed and nine wounded when armed men attacked a convoy in the central Segou region. Col. Abdoulaye Sidibe said an army vehicle hit a land mine Thursday, and assailants then shot at the convoy traveling between Diabaly and Nampala.

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  11. weekendeventsstatefairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Kokanko Sata Doumbia. Money raised will go towards a safe house for young Malian women and girls house in Segou, Mali. Details visit . Tickets $15, 18 and under $10. More details www.nrccafe.org . ...

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  12. Weekend Events: Italian & Indian Food Festivals, State Fair of VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Kokanko Sata Doumbia. Money raised will go towards a safe house for young Malian women and girls house in Segou, Mali. Details visit . Tickets $15, 18 and under $10. More details www.nrccafe.org . ...

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  13. Life, Animated Documentary & Benefit African ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... instrument, the kamele n'goni. Money raised will go towards a house for young Malian women and girls house in Segou, Mali. Details visit . Tickets $15, 18 and under $10. More details www.nrccafe.org ...

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  14. Event Pick: Mande Trio and Hotel X at the Neighborhood Resource Center of Fulton HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Style Weekly

    As much as I like what I like, I gravitate to music I haven't heard. It's simple: My ears want and need new sensations.

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  15. Jihadists reportedly capture town in central MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    Suspected jihadist forces have reportedly captured the central Malian town of Boni after attacking and setting fire to administrative buildings in town. According to local officials, the Malian military retreated to nearby Douentza after the jihadists entered town.

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  16. Mali arrests senior jihadist blamed for military base attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | New Vision

    The government declared a 10-day state of emergency after what it called a "coordinated terrorist attack", which was claimed by Ansar Dine and another armed ethnic group. PIC:Malian army officers carry a coffin on July 21, 2016 in Segou during a funeral ceremony.

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  17. .com | Mali opens terror inquiry after 17 soldiers killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | News24

    Bamako - Mali's justice ministry announced on Thursday it had opened an investigation into the deaths of 17 soldiers killed in an attack on their base, as Malians observed the first of three days of mourning. The government declared a state of emergency after two groups - one jihadist, the other ethnic - both claimed to have carried out the raid on the military camp on Tuesday, which also left dozens wounded.

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  18. UPDATE 3-Islamist militants kill 17 soldiers in attack on Mali army baseRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Reuters

    Islamist militants killed 17 Malian soldiers and wounded 35 when they attacked an army base in the center of the country, firing on troop positions, burning buildings and pillaging shops, the government said. The attack is the biggest for months on the army in Mali, a country that faces a growing threat from Islamist groups based in the desert north.

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  19. Work With Northern Community Leaders Furthers Project DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Market Wire

    Great Quest Fertilizer Ltd providing shareholders with an update on work in Mali, West Africa. The Company has made some significant breakthroughs in terms of establishing working relationships in Northern Mali.

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  20. Al Qaeda has launched more than 100 attacks in West Africa in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Long War Journal

    While other Al Qaeda's branches around the world receive the most attention, like in Syria or Yemen, the global jihadist group has been continuously active throughout West Africa as well. Since the beginning of the year, at least 101 attacks throughout the region have been attributed to al Qaeda according to data compiled by The Long War Journal .

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