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3 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Quarter of world population "either near or living in poverty" - UN

A girl gathers rice spilled from a humanitarian food convoy that arrived from the Malian capital Bamako in the northeastern city of Gao More than 2.2 billion people worldwide are "either near or living in poverty," says a recent UN report.

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4 hrs ago | AVHerald

Swiftair MD83 over Mali on Jul 24th 2014, aircraft missing

A Swiftair McDonnell Douglas MD-83 on behalf of Air Algerie, registration EC-LTV performing flight AH-5017 from Ouagadougou to Algiers with 110 passengers and 6 crew, was enroute over Mali near Gao about 50 minutes into the flight, when contact with the aircraft was lost.

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4 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Algerian jet goes missing over Mali

Air Algerie said Thursday it had lost contact with one of its passenger aircraft nearly an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso bound for Algiers.

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4 hrs ago | The Straits Times

Air Algerie loses contact with plane over Africa

Air Algerie said it lost contact with one of its passenger aircraft nearly an hour after takeoff from Burkina Faso on Thursday bound for Algiers.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Pnompenh Post

More troops injured in Mali

At least 11 Cambodian UN peacekeepers in Mali were injured after their camp was hit by a storm on Tuesday night, the latest incident in what has been a rough and sometimes tragic mission for the contingent.

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Resource Investing News

Great Quest Fertilizer Welcomes New Partner, Aga Kahn Development Network

Great Quest Fertilizer Ltd. has commenced second year demonstrations for its direct application phosphate work.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Resource Investing News

TSXV Top 5: Highbank Resources Up 43 Percent Last Week

Last week, a number of junior resource companies on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange experienced gains in share prices.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Legend Gold Corp.: FT Deposit Infill Oxide Drilling Intersects 35 m...

The drill holes were located to provide intersections in oxide mineralization in areas where sulfide grades had been extrapolated into the oxide.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Ghanamma.com

African Documentary Film Festival Opens July 21

'So many documentary films have been shot in Africa, but very few have been seen by African audiences.

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Iol.co.za

Mali peace talks are under way

Mali's government and rebels held peace talks in Algiers on Wednesday in an effort to end decades of uprisings by northern tribes, though the government said at the start it would refuse to discuss any demands for full autonomy.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

News24

.com | Mali govt, rebels swap prisoners before peace talks

Bamako - Tuareg rebels and the Malian government on Tuesday exchanged dozens of prisoners in a goodwill gesture on the eve of peace talks opening in Algiers, an AFP correspondent witnessed.

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The Baltimore Sun

French soldier killed in Mali suicide bombing

A French soldier was killed in a suicide bombing in northern Mali, where local and foreign troops have struggled to restore order after quelling an Islamist insurgency last year, officials said.

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In-depth Africa

MISAHEL launches A Hampers from the HeartA , its maiden humanitarian activity in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali, July 15, 2014/African Press Organization / - Mr. Pierre Buyoya, Head of the African Union Mission for Mali and the Sahel officially launched today, 14 July 2014, its first humanitarian activity in Mali at a press conference.

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Tri-cityherald.com

French soldier killed in northern Mali

Forty-five year-old Dejvid Nikolic - from the Genie 1st regiment - was killed by a suicide attack Monday in the north of the country some 100 kilometers from Gao.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Clashes in northern Mali kill at least 30 ahead of peace talks

More than 30 people were killed in desert clashes in northern Mali, the army and Tuareg rebels said, just days before the start of internationally-brokered peace talks.

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AlertNet

Clashes in northern Mali kill at least 30 ahead of peace talks

More than 30 people were killed in desert clashes in northern Mali, the army and Tuareg rebels said, just days before the start of internationally-brokered peace talks.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

News24

.com | At least 20 killed in Mali rebel clashes

A Zimbabwean court has reportedly upheld the eviction of a disabled white commercial farmer who sought compensation after his farm was seized under the country's controversial land reform programme.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Times

Algeria seeks meeting on Mali crisis next week: minister

OUAGADOUGOU: Algeria has proposed a regional meeting next week to tackle conflict in Mali after talks with Burkina Faso's leader, who has been mediating in the troubled west African state.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

AlertNet

INTERVIEW-Dutch special forces in Mali tackle changing threat -...

Dutch troops have joined a U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali to meet a growing security threat from the region to the Netherlands, and Europe as a whole that "softer" approaches can no longer contain, the Dutch foreign minister said.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Africa: Who Will Foot the Bill for New Intervention Force?

The next time a major crisis that needs swift military action breaks out anywhere in Africa, an African force will be on high alert to intervene within days.

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Related Topix: South Africa, Africa, World News, Equatorial Guinea,

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