Mali Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Mali president Keita postpones contested vote on reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Times of Oman

    Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita speaks during G5 Sahel summit at the Koulouba Presidential Palace in Bamako, Mali, July 2, 2017. Photo - Reuters Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita speaks during G5 Sahel summit at the Koulouba Presidential Palace in Bamako, Mali, July 2, 2017.

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  2. Afrobasket 2017: D'Tigress victory excites Ahmedu, backs team for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Vanguard

    A board member of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Col. Samuel Ahmedu on Saturday said that he was elated with the D'Trigress' victory against Mozambique at the ongoing Afrobasket tournament in Mali.

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  3. Mali Islamist Police Chief Gets 10-Year Jail Term for AmputationsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | US News & World Report

    ... or damages of 2.7 million euros ($3.2 million). Violence by Islamists continues to disrupt life in northern and central Mali, with frequent deadly attacks on security forces and U.N. peacekeepers.

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  4. Ex-chief of jihadist 'Islamic police' on trial in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Egypt Today

    The head of an Islamic police brigade deployed by jihadists controlling a city in northern Mali in 2012 went on trial Friday accused of cutting off victims' hands and publicly whipping women. Aliou Mahamar Toure, the feared former "Islamic police chief" of the city of Gao, appeared in a Bamako court accused of aggravated assault, a crime rights groups said did not reflect the gravity of his offences.

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  5. .com | Ex-chief of jihadist 'Islamic police' on trial in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | News24

    The MDC says Zimbabwe's international image has been tarnished by Grace Mugabe's alleged assault, and Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been released from prison and treason charges against him have been dropped. Bamako - The head of an Islamic police brigade deployed by jihadists controlling a city in northern Mali in 2012 went on trial on Friday accused of cutting off victims' hands and publicly whipping women.

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  6. The epic pilgrimige of a Malian kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Egypt Today

    16 August- 2017:- The tenth mansa (king in the Mandinka language spoken in several African countries) of Mali was Musa I, who ruled from 1312 to 1377. He came to power when his brother, Mansa Abu Bakr, led an expedition across the Atlantic Ocean to ...

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  7. West Africa: Mali, Burkina Faso Attacks Boost Calls for G5 Anti-Jihadi Force At UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Jihadi attacks in Mali and Burkina Faso overshadowed Tuesday's UN Security Council meeting, which discussed efforts to establish peace in Africa. Delegates were mulling plans to roll out an all-African force in the Sahel to tackle the armed Islamist threat, but the plan has been beset by challenges.

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  8. Mali leader declares 'unity' on terror after Burkina attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | New Vision

    Keita is current chairman of the so-called G5 Sahel group -- a coalition of five western-backed Saharan countries that have pledged to fight terror. Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita made a trip to Burkina Faso on Tuesday after terror attacks on both countries, declaring the Sahel nations were united against jihadism.

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  9. UN says nine child soldiers handed over to peacekeepers in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    An unnamed source said the children were between 15 and 17 years old, and 'some of them are showing signs of trauma' Nine child soldiers have been handed over to UN peacekeepers in the city of Kidal in Mali, which is controlled by a former rebel group, according to a spokesman in New York. "Good news from our colleagues in the peacekeeping mission in Mali... Nine child combatants were handed over to the UN mission in Kidal this morning," said UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric.

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  10. UN says nine child soldiers handed over to peacekeepers in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | India.com

    Nine child soldiers were handed over today to UN peacekeepers in the Mali city of Kidal, which is controlled by a former rebel group, a UN spokesman announced in New York. "Good news from our colleagues in the peacekeeping mission in Mali.

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  11. Tourist held hostage by Al-Qaida for six years 'converted' to Islam to SURVIVERead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Daily Star

    Speaking yesterday the survivor told of his harrowing experience fending for himself in the harsh southern Sahara Desert in Mali. During a press conference, the 42-year-old thanked friends, family and "any others" who offered his loved ones messages of support while he was held captive.

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  12. I had heard of my release many times before: #StephenMcGownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Stephen McGown, the South African man who was held captive for almost six years in Mali, on Thursday said when he was held captive by Al-Qaeda militants he was informed several times that he would be released, but that often never materialised. McGown said on the day he was finally released - after spending five years, eight months in captivity - he could not believe that his captors were letting him go.

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  13. Africa's Forgotten History Comes To Life At NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Newswise

    ... workshop at Northwestern University. Beginning on Monday, Aug. 14 through Aug. 20, African curators from Senegal, Mali, Nigeria, among others, will work with U.S.-based researchers on techniques related to the preservation and probing of African ...

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  14. Songhoy Blues.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... in West Africa, and you've got an idea of what my guests today sound like. The band is Songhoy Blues. They're from Mali, and their new album is titled Resistance . I talked with the band's lead singer, Aliou Toure. He is originally from the northern ...

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  15. With Arms Uncrossed: African Super-Duo Amadou & Mariam Celebrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Stranger

    ... make way for a central message delivered by Mariam Doumbia in a blend of French and Bambara, the national language of Mali. Translated into English, Doumbia sings: To be born and to die for nothing is not good. / You have to work in life. / You ...

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  16. Critical Survey: B2Gold CorpRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    ... 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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  17. UN finds human rights abuses in Kidal region of north MaliRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. BAMAKO, Mali (AP) " The United Nations is expressing new concern about violence in northern Mali, reporting several dozen human rights ...

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  18. Journey Without Maps: 58 - Mali, vol. 2, Segment 1Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Journey Without Maps is a production of WERA-LP 96.7 FM and Arlington Independent Media. For archives, updates, and to broadcast the episodes on your station, contact: http://www.wera.fm http://vk.com/journeywithoutmaps/ This week on Journey Without Maps, we return to the West African country of Mali for another round of blistering soul, funk, psychedelic, traditional, and electronic sounds.

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  19. 7 facts about MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Mali, in West Africa, is one of those African countries you have to visit. Here are some facts of the country: 1: Mali is the biggest country in West Africa, roughly twice the size of Texas, the second largest American state.

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  20. Reviewing Newmont Mining CorporationRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2017 | Daily Political

    ... 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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