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  1. Canadian troops arrive amid heightened tensions, raised hopes over Mali electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | Burnaby Now

    ... 2012 threatened the capital, which was itself in turmoil due to an army coup that ousted then-president Amadou Toumani Toure. After the French military intervened and the UN agreed to deploy a peacekeeping force to help stabilize the country, a new ...

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  2. 'Mali rebel fighters' kill 17 Tuareg civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    ... there six years ago. Tuareg rebels declared independence in April 2012, just a month after President Amadou Toumani Toure was pushed out in a coup. But three months later they lost ground to Ansar Dine, a group with links to al-Qaeda that imposed a ...

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  3. Suspected rebel fighters kill dozens of Tuareg in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    ... there six years ago. Tuareg rebels declared independence in April 2012, just a month after President Amadou Toumani Toure was pushed out in a coup. But three months later they lost ground to Ansar Dine, a group with links to al-Qaeda that imposed a ...

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  4. Al-Qaeda Militant Attacks Erode Malian President's PopularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Bloomberg

    ... While the country had been upheld by donors as an exemplary democracy, the ousting of then-President Amadou Toumani Toure unveiled rampant corruption among Mali's elite. Months after a French military intervention pushed back the insurgents, Keita, ...

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  5. Mali PM and ministers resign to allow government reshuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Malian former president Amadou Toumani Toure looks on flanked by Malian Prime Minister Abdoulaye Idrissa Maiga after disembarking from a plane in Bamako on December 24, 2017.

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  6. PHOTOS: The day in pictures December 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... are hosted at lavish meals over a number of days adding to the costs. People greet former president Amadou Toumani Toure (3rd L) as he disembarks from a plane in Bamako on December 24, 2017, as he returns for the first time to Mali from living in ...

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  7. Ousted Malian president to return from exileRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | New Vision

    The coup led by army captain Amadou Sanogo toppled what had been heralded as one of the region's most stable democracies, and Toure has been living in exile in neighbouring Senegal ever since. 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, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita said.

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  8. UN Security Council urges Malian parties to work for peaceRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... began to fight for independence in January 2012, and after a military coup that ousted Malian President Amadou Toumani Toure in March, declared independence of their own state -- Azawad. Tuareg rebels and Islamist groups, which were allies for the ...

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  9. UN Security Council imposes sanctions on those derailing Mali peace processRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... began to fight for independence in January 2012, and after a military coup that ousted Malian President Amadou Toumani Toure in March, declared independence of their own state -- Azawad. Tuareg rebels and other militant groups, which were allies for ...

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