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  1. Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Extends Dh110 Million Concessionary Loan to Government of MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Al Bawaba

    Abu Dhabi Fund for Development , the leading national entity for development aid, has extended a concessionary loan of AED110 million to the Government of Mali to support its National Social Housing Programme. His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of ADFD, and His Excellency Dr Boubou Cisse, Malian Minister of Economy and Finance, ratified the loan agreement at the ADFD headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

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  2. Mali army kills 14 detained militants in 'attempted escape'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Mali's army said it had killed 14 militants who were trying to escape detention in its central region, the latest in a string of killings by the armed forces that have provoked condemnation from rights groups. The military said in a statement that the suspects had been arrested in Dioura on April 5 and were killed the following day.

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  3. Mali: Deaths, Torture in Army DetentionRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    The government of Mali should urgently conduct credible investigations into abuses against suspects its army detained during a major military operation against armed Islamist groups, Human Rights Watch said. The army high command should suspend officers implicated in abuse pending investigations and ensure that all detainees are treated humanely and are promptly turned over to government gendarmes.

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  4. UN peacekeeper killed in Mali; 2nd such attack in 2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    The United Nations mission in Mali says one Nigerien peacekeeper has been killed in an attack against U.N. forces in the northern city of Gao. Friday's deadly attack was the second in two days by Islamic extremists against U.N. forces in the West African nation.

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  5. B2Gold Corp (BTG) Shares Bought by Wells Fargo & Company MNRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... construction. The Company has a portfolio of other evaluation and exploration projects in various countries, including Mali, Colombia, Burkina Faso, Finland, Chile and Nicaragua. Its material mineral properties consist of three mines and one mine ...

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  6. Mali army kills 14 jihadist suspects in 'attempted escape'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Reuters

    Mali's army said on Saturday it had killed 14 jihadist suspects who were trying to escape detention in its central region, the latest in a string of killings by the armed forces that have provoked condemnation from rights groups. The military said in a statement that the suspects had been arrested in Dioura on April 5 and were killed the following day.

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  7. .com | UN says peacekeeper shot dead in northern MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | News24

    A peacekeeper was shot dead by militants in northern Mali on Friday, the UN's mission to the country said, the latest in a spate of deadly attacks on "Blue Helmets" in the conflict-torn country. "Today at 19:00 two unidentified gunmen opened fire on a MINUSMA vehicle in Gao City," the mission, known by its acronym MINUSMA, said in the statement.

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  8. Peacekeeper shot dead in northern Mali: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | New Vision

    A peacekeeper from Niger was shot dead by militants in northern Mali on Friday, the UN's mission to the country said, the latest in a spate of deadly attacks on "Blue Helmets" in the conflict-torn country. "Today at 7:00pm , two unidentified gunmen opened fire on a MINUSMA vehicle in Gao City," the mission, known by its acronym MINUSMA, said in the statement.

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  9. Trio Da Kali will be playing the entrancing music of southern Mali at Cafe Nine.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    The world-famous Kronos Quartet WON'T be with Trio Da Kali , a rather unique and exquisite exponent of the Mande culture of southern Mali in Africa, when they play at Cafe Nine on April 8. But it ought to tell you something about Trio Da Kali that Kronos Quartet recorded Trio Da Kali's latest album, "Ladilikan," as a collaboration - and WILL be touring with them for a few select dates in San Francisco, France, the UK and the Netherlands later this spring. I'm betting, based on Trio Da Kali's videos , that the folks who head out to Cafe Nine April 8 will be hypnotized and entranced enough by what IS on stage that they won't miss Kronos - or anyone else - who's NOT on stage.

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  10. UN condemns attack that kills two 'blue helmets' in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Scoop

    United Nations Secretary-General AntA3nio Guterres and the Security Council have strongly condemned an attack on UN peacekeepers in Mali and underscored that such attacks may amount to war crimes under international law. In a statement attribute to his spokesperson, Secretary-General Guterres stressed that such acts "only reinforce the commitment of the United Nations to support the people and the Government of Mali in their quest for peace."

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  11. French forces confirm joint operation against Islamic State-loyal militantsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | The Long War Journal

    Earlier today the French military confirmed its forces took part in a large-scale joint operation on April 1 against Islamic State-loyal militants in northern Mali, close to the border with Niger. According to RFI , a French military spokesman said that "French commandos and Malian forces began a 'reconnaissance and control operation' in the Akabar region" on March 28, "working in liaison with the Nigerien army and a local self-defense group."

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  12. TRANSCRIPT: Telephonic Briefing on SOCAF-Sponsored Flintlock 2018 Joint Military Exercise in NigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | State Department

    ... very much enjoyed serving in. I've served in a total of 10 African posts, including neighbors of Niger in both Bamako, Mali to the west and N'Djamena, Chad to the east, so I've spent quite a bit of time in the Sahel region and I think I've developed ...

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  13. 2 UN peacekeepers killed, 10 hurt in northern MaliRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... later. Whether you're looking to buy or rent, OneRoof.co.nz has everything you need to find your dream home. BAMAKO, Mali (AP) - The U.N. mission in Mali says at least two peacekeepers have been killed and 10 others wounded by an attack in northern ...

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  14. Canadian helicopters in Mali could support multinational counter-terror missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | 680News

    A French soldier stands inside a military helicopter during a visit by French President Emmanuel Macron to the troops of Operation Barkhane, France's largest overseas military operation, in Gao, northern Mali, Friday, May 19, 2017. The six military helicopters that Canada plans to send to Mali could be used to move more than peacekeepers: they could be called upon to support a multinational counter-terrorism force also operating in the country.THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Christophe Petit Tesson, POOL OTTAWA - The six military helicopters that Canada plans to send to Mali could be used to move more than peacekeepers: they could be called upon to support a multinational counter-terrorism force also operating in the country.

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  15. Two Sigma Investments LP Invests $2.14 Million in B2Gold CorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... construction. The Company has a portfolio of other evaluation and exploration projects in various countries, including Mali, Colombia, Burkina Faso, Finland, Chile and Nicaragua. Its material mineral properties consist of three mines and one mine ...

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  16. Malian authorities hand over jihadist leader to ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | SooToday

    BAMAKO, Mali - The International Criminal Court says authorities in Mali have handed over a jihadist leader for prosecution on war crimes charges. Al Hassan Ag Abdoul Aziz Ag Mohamed Ag Mahmoud is accused of crimes against humanity allegedly committed in Timbuktu while the town was under the control of extremists between April 2012 and January 2013.

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  17. Mali's Erratic Weather Pushes Girls into Risky Domestic WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Voice of America

    From sweeping to fetching water, washing children to cooking, Sitan Coulibaly's day as a maid in Bamako begins at 6 a.m. and ends well after dusk. The 17-year-old is used to hard work - but as a farmer, growing millet on her parents' farm in Babougou, in central Mali.

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  18. Mali:Erratic Weather Pushes Girls Into Risky Domestic WorkRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    From sweeping to fetching water, washing children to cooking, Sitan Coulibaly's day as a maid in Bamako begins at 6 am and finishes well after dusk. The 17-year-old is used to hard work - but as a farmer, growing millet on her parents' farm in Babougou, in central Mali.

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  19. FEATURE-Mali's erratic weather pushes girls into risky domestic workRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Reuters

    From sweeping to fetching water, washing children to cooking, Sitan Coulibaly's day as a maid in Bamako begins at 6 am and finishes well after dusk. A member of APAFE Muso-Danbe, a Malian charity that seeks to improve migrant girls' working conditions, takes notes while on a call in Bamako, Mali, February 19, 2018.

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  20. Gunmen attack central Mali hotel, kill 1 and hurt 2 othersRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... later. Whether you're looking to buy or rent, OneRoof.co.nz has everything you need to find your dream home. BAMAKO, Mali (AP) - A government official in Mali says gunmen killed one person and wounded two others in an attack on a hotel frequented by ...

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