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  1. on Target: Mali bad bet for new Canadian troop deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... and that means there is no way to gauge what measure of success we can hope to achieve. The betting money is still on Mali being the mission Canada will most likely reinforce, but if that is the case, then the number of troops and dollars committed ...

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  2. Three wise men of TimbuktuRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | TrekEarth

    ... grainy photos may also enjoy it. This is from a street in Timbuktu (Tombouctou), the legendary desert city in northern Mali, almost exactly 35 years ago, in February 1982. I have no memory of meeting these men but obviously I was fascinated by their ...

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  3. Key parts of Mali peace deal to roll out this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Yahoo!

    Key provisions of a peace deal signed by the Malian government and ex-rebels in 2015 are finally due to be rolled out imminently, according to an official document obtained by AFP Friday. Tuareg-led rebels led an uprising in 2012 that was hijacked by jihadists, throwing Mali into chaos and triggering a UN-French military intervention the following year, but the rebels later signed an accord without the Islamists.

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  4. 'Snow Moon' Lunar Eclipse Shines with Comet Tonight: What to ExpectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | SPACE.com

    ... mideclipse, the moon appears in the zenith (directly overhead) from Bamako, the capital city of the African nation of Mali. It might be easier to understand why the penumbral shadow of Earth is so faint by imagining yourself actually standing on the ...

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  5. Researchers model impact of vaccine campaigns on invasive SalmonellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In sub-Saharan Africa, invasive strains of non-typhoidal Salmonella have been found to be a cause of systemic, often fatal, infections in young children. With vaccines against NTS now rapidly approaching clinical trials, researchers, reporting in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases , have modeled the potential impact of different vaccine schedules to decrease the hospitalization and death rates from iNTS in Bamako, Mali.

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  6. .com | Colombian nun kidnapping: Mali arrests 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | News24

    Mali's security forces on Wednesday arrested two suspects in their search for a Colombian nun kidnapped the night before from a church in southern Mali. The woman, identified by Colombia's foreign ministry as 56-year-old Gloria Cecilia Narvaez Argoti, a Franciscan nun, was seized by armed men in the Karangasso village close to the Burkina Faso border.

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  7. .com | Gunmen kidnap Colombian nun in southern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | News24

    A Colombian nun has been kidnapped by gunmen in southern Mali, a Malian security source and a local official said on Wednesday. The woman was kidnapped late on Tuesday near Koutiala, a city some 400km east of the capital, Bamako, which is in the Sikasso region near the Burkina Faso border.

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  8. Watch Dev Hynes' VeilHymn Project's Gorgeous 'Hymn' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | RollingStone

    To complement their breezy debut slow jam "Hymn," VeilHymn 's Devonté Hynes and Bryndon Cook have debuted a gorgeous, Jamaica-set video for the song. Malia James directed and Juri Onuki – a frequent collaborator of Hynes for his main project Blood Orange – choreographed the clip, which was shot over two days in Kingston, Jamaica.

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  9. Gunmen kidnap Colombian nun in southern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Daily Monitor

    A Colombian nun has been kidnapped by gunmen in southern Mali, a Malian security source and a local official said Wednesday. The woman was kidnapped late Tuesday near Koutiala, a city some 400 kilometres east of the capital, Bamako, which is in the Sikasso region near the Burkina Faso border.

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  10. Armed men kidnap Colombian nun in southern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BAMAKO: Armed men have kidnapped a Colombian nun from the town where she worked in southern Mali, officials said on Wednesday. The woman was taken late on Tuesday evening from Karangasso, where she had been working in a health centre, about 300 km east of the capital Bamako, security ministry spokesman, Baba Cisse, said.

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  11. Real Bamako spy on Rivers UtdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Vanguard

    ... ch a thing would happen; I will say it is normal practice. "We have been working hard ourselves to get a good result in Mali against AS Real Bamako and I am sure we will get a positive result."

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  12. Sahel states agree to set up joint counter-terror forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Walta Information Centre

    ... "save" European soldiers' lives at a time when the terror threat appeared to be growing. The UN peacekeeping mission in Mali consists of 12,000 troops, including hundreds of Europeans. Seventy people have died in the operation, which is one of the ...

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  13. Organizers lament cancellation of Timbuktu music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Lethbridge Herald

    ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire - The last-minute cancellation of a well-known music festival in Timbuktu that had drawn thousands of foreigners marks a missed opportunity to bring hope to a former tourist hub struggling to recover after years of extremist threats, organizers said. The Festival of the Desert has not taken place in northern Mali since 2012, when armed groups including al-Qaida-linked extremists took over the region and imposed a strict form of Islamic law that banned music.

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  14. New Law a Glimmer of Hope for Women's Land Rights in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Voice of America

    ... about the proposed law have included farmers' groups, particularly the National Federation of Rural Women in Mali, he said. "The government is in a drive to fit up farming land throughout the country," Sakho said. "Under the new law, the authorities ...

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  15. Mali: New Law a Glimmer of Hope for Women's Land Rights in MaliRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 31 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Discussion about the proposed law have included farmers groups, particularly the National Federation of Rural Women in Mali, he said. "The government is in a drive to fit up farming land throughout the country," Sakho said. "Under the new law, the ...

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  16. Adobe CoffeeshopRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | TrekEarth

    This building was made of adobe and it contains not just one coffee shop but two. I took this photo in the city of Mopti in central Mali in the winter of 1982.

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  17. Muslim leaders urged on extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | New Vision

    The proposal was tabled by Kitagwenda County MP, Abbas Agaba last Wednesday at the 12th Session of the PUIC in Bamako, Mali. Legislators from Parliaments of the Organisation of Islamic Conference Member States have rallied behind Uganda to support a call to engage non-Muslim leaders in the fight against extremism and violence in the world.

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  18. .com | Woman set to take over AU from Dlamini-ZumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | News24

    ... Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta, has criss-crossed the continent to shore up support. There were reports out of Bamako, Mali that she had a team of 90 lobbyists at the France-Africa summit earlier this month. An official with inside knowledge of ...

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  19. German government escalates neocolonial war in MaliRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 28 | Dear Kitty

    According to the motion, which was approved by parliament in its third reading, the upper limit for the number of soldiers deployed as part the UN mission in Mali, known as MINUSMA, is to be increased by 350 to more than 1,000. The limit was increased just last year from 150 to 650.

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  20. Mali arrests two suspects in planned terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Yahoo!

    ... The group, allied to Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), targeted militia groups committed to restoring peace in Mali. That attack, which struck a fresh blow at efforts to stabilise the troubled north, occurred five days after French President ...

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