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  1. .com | Suspected jihadists wreck Mali primary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    Suspected Islamic extremists have wrecked a primary school in central Mali out of hostility to Western-style education, local administrators and paramilitary police said on Thursday. "Armed jihadists who are 'against Western schools' attacked, sacked and burned classrooms in the primary school in the Ndodjiga district" on Wednesday, a local official told AFP, asking not to be named.

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  2. Songhoy Blues Release New Track 'Mali Nord (feat. Elf Kid)'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Songhoy Blues have released 'Mali Nord ,' the latest track from their upcoming album, Rsistance, which Fat Possum Records/Transgressive Records will release on Friday, June 16th. In addition to Elf Kid, the album features contributions from Iggy Pop, Stealing Sheep and Lxury.

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  3. Over 100 Al Qaeda-linked attacks in West Africa so far in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Long War Journal

    ... report, Analysis: Al Qaeda groups reorganize in West Africa .] Most of the attacks so far in 2017 have occurred in Mali, where al Qaeda has waged a low-level insurgency since 2013 after a French intervention began to oust the jihadists from the ...

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  4. Mali: Two UN Peacekeepers Killed In Ambush Attack In Northern Kidal RegionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Malaysian National News Agency

    Two peacekeepers of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali were killed and another injured on Tuesday morning in an ambush in the northern Kidal region. "A pedestrian patrol of MINUSMA was attacked in an ambush around 6:30 this morning, five kilometres from Aguelhok," the Mission announced.

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  5. .com | 2 UN peacekeepers killed in ambush in northern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | News24

    Bamako - Authorities say two United Nations peacekeepers from Chad have been killed when their foot patrol was ambushed in the Kidal region of northern Mali. The UN mission known as MINUSMA said in a statement they were killed early on Tuesday outside Aguelhok.

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  6. New French President Reaffirms Commitment to Fight Terrorism in SahelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Voice of America

    During his election campaign, France's new president Emmanuel Macron promised he would visit French troops in Mali. Just days into his term, he made Mali his second foreign visit, and his first to Africa.

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  7. Mali: Macron Pledges to Be Tough On Terrorism During Mali VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | AllAfrica.com

    French president Emmanuel Macron reinforced his commitment to fighting armed Islamists in Africa during a speech made at the French military base in Gao, northern Mali, while also calling on more support from Germany and other European countries. The trip - his first outside of Europe - sent strong signals at the start to his presidency.

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  8. Algold Intercepts 3.05 g/t Au Over 21 Meters at Tijirit's Eleonore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... and chips, geochemical samples and rock chip samples is being carried out at the independent SGS Laboratories Ltd. in , Mali. The 50 g fire assay with ASS finish analytical services are accredited by SANAS and are carried out with a quality ...

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  9. France's Macron hosts Italy's Gentiloni ahead of G7 meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The French President arrived on May 19 in conflict-torn Mali to visit French troops fighting jihadists on his first official trip outside Europe since taking power. His visit underlined the importance he places on combating militants in Mali and the broader Sahel region, who he said posed a potential threat to Europe.

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  10. Macron, Putin to meet in Versailles next weekRead the original story

    Monday May 22 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    He said he had discussed Mali with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Monday and the two chose to "strengthen our cooperation further to help the countries of the region". Of those, 3,500 are French troops.

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  11. UPDATE 1-Proxy adviser ISS recommends CSX shareholders vote for $84 mln CEO reimbursementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Reuters

    ... dangers of trafficking in her impoverished Himalayan homeland where thousands are sold into slavery every year. MOPTI, Mali (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cradling her baby in a health clinic in central Mali, Mariama Tieminta clutched him to her ...

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  12. The camp at Mungote is one of the largest for internally displaced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... [ were settled in a camp] on a basketball court in a nearby town. I met this 15-year-old girl who had to flee northern Mali after the Islamist groups took control. She left by herself and came to Bamako, the capital, in the south. She crocheted ...

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  13. Pope Names Five New Cardinals, All From Outside Italy and the VaticanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Sojourners

    Pope Francis is to elevate five Roman Catholic prelates from outside Italy and the Vatican to the rank of cardinal, the elite group of churchmen who are his closest advisers and can enter a conclave to choose his successor. The pope, making the surprise announcement during his weekly Sunday address, said the men came from Mali, Spain, Sweden, Laos, and El Salvador.

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  14. They Outnumber Refugees But Don't Often Make HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | National Public Radio

    ... [ were settled in a camp] on a basketball court in a nearby town. I met this 15-year-old girl who had to flee northern Mali after the Islamist groups took control. She left by herself and came to Bamako, the capital, in the south. She crocheted ...

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  15. Macron says France uncompromising in fight against jihadists in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    "My desire in the framework of our military involvement in Africa is to do even more with Europe, more with Germany, but in a pragmatic manner", Macron told reporters during a visit to a French military base in the northern town of Gao. New President of France, Emmanuel Macron on Friday said its country would continue in the fight against "Islamist terrorists" in Mali, during a short visit to the country.

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  16. France's Macron acts on pledge to clean up politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Channelnewsasia.com

    President Emmanuel Macron's new government moved quickly on Monday to act on a campaign promise to tighten up on ethical standards in French politics after an election race marred by a embezzlement scandal. French President Emmanuel Macron arrives to visit French troops in Africa's Sahel region in Gao, northern Mali, 19 May 2017.

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  17. Pope announces new cardinals from Mali, Spain, Sweden, Laos, SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Iobserve

    Pope Francis announced he will create five new cardinals June 28; the new cardinals-designate come from Mali, Spain, Sweden, Laos and El Salvador. Unusually, the group of prelates announced by the pope May 21 includes an auxiliary bishop whose archbishop is not a cardinal; he is Cardinal-designate Gregorio Rosa Chavez, 74, the current auxiliary bishop of San Salvador.

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  18. Pope's 5 New Cardinals Include 3 in Minority Catholic NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | News Max

    Pope Francis named new cardinals for heavily Catholic Spain and El Salvador, and in a surprise also named cardinals for Mali, Laos and Sweden, three countries where Catholics are a tiny minority. "Their origin, from different parts of the world, manifests the universality of the Church spread out all over the Earth," Francis saidon Sunday, speaking from the window of the Apostolic Palace to thousands of faithful in St. Peter's Square.

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  19. Africa: Mali On the Spot At Arusha Human Rights Court SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | AllAfrica.com

    The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights , sitting in Arusha, has begun its 45th Ordinary Session to determine 84 cases, including application against violation on inheritance rights, consent and minimum age of marriage for girls. A statement issued in Dar es Salaam yesterday shows that the application in question has been filed by two applicants, the Malian lobby group APDH, and the Institute of Human Rights Development in Africa against the Republic of Mali.

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  20. Pope Francis names new cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, SalvadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Northwest Herald

    In a surprise announcement Sunday, Pope Francis named new cardinals for Spain, El Salvador and three countries where Catholics are a tiny minority: Mali, Laos and Sweden. "Their origin, from different parts of the world, manifests the universality of the Church spread out all over the Earth," Francis said, speaking from the window of the Apostolic Palace to thousands of faithful in St. Peter's Square.

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