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News: Mali

We have started to collect the most important news related to Mali in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Mali – overview

Mali: news

Mali votes in presidential election

Sunday, July 28th 2013, 19:36

Voters across Mali cast their ballots in a presidential election aimed at reuniting the country after months of political turmoil.
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VIDEO: Mali elections - in 90 seconds

Wednesday, July 24th 2013, 23:30

Chakuchanya Harawa explains, in 90 seconds, why Mali's upcoming presidential elections are so important for the West African nation's return to constitutional rule and stability
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Seized Mali election officials freed

Sunday, July 21st 2013, 13:18

Malian election officials abducted by gunmen a week before the first presidential elections since the 2012 coup are freed. local official say.
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Mali election officials abducted

Saturday, July 20th 2013, 21:36

Gunmen abduct two election officials in northern Mali a week before presidential elections - the first since the military coup in 2012.
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Deadly race riots in Mali town

Friday, July 19th 2013, 16:00
related places: Kidal

At least one person is killed in Mali's northern town of Kidal, held until recently by rebels, following ethnic clashes between Tuaregs and black civilians, ahead of elections next week.
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Nigeria 'to pull out Mali troops'

Friday, July 19th 2013, 11:44
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Nigeria is to withdraw some of its 1,200 soldiers from the UN force in Mali to tackle militants at home, the head of regional group Ecowas reveals.
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French hostage 'was shot dead'

Thursday, July 18th 2013, 15:17
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Philippe Verdon, a French hostage found dead in Mali this month, was killed by a shot to the head, the Paris prosecutor's office says.
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Mali election candidate withdraws

Wednesday, July 17th 2013, 14:02

Malian presidential candidate Tiebele Drame withdraws from the race, saying the electoral process is flawed and Mali needs more time to recover from the coup.
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French Mali hostage confirmed dead

Monday, July 15th 2013, 18:51
related countries: France France

A body found in northern Mali is confirmed to be that of a French national captured by Islamist militants in 2011, the French president's office says.
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Mali body 'probably' French hostage

Monday, July 15th 2013, 4:46
related countries: France France

A body found in northern Mali is very likely that of a French national captured by Islamist militants in 2011, France's foreign ministry says.
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Mali lifts state of emergency

Saturday, July 6th 2013, 11:44
related countries: France France

Mali lifts a state of emergency in place since January when France intervened to help drive out Islamists occupying the north.
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Mali army enters Kidal in peace deal

Friday, July 5th 2013, 22:53
related places: Kidal

Mali's army re-enters the rebel-held town of Kidal as part of efforts to improve security before presidential elections, army officials say.
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UN peace force begins Mali operation

Monday, July 1st 2013, 16:21

The United Nations begins its military mission in Mali by bringing about 6,000 West Africa troops already in the country under its command.
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Captain apologises for Mali coup

Thursday, June 27th 2013, 15:08

The military chief who led the coup that toppled Mali's president last year and destabilised the country apologises to its people.
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UN confirms peacekeepers for Mali

Tuesday, June 25th 2013, 19:39

The United Nations Security Council unanimously agrees a 12,600-strong UN peacekeeping force to be deployed in Mali from 1 July.
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Mali 'suicide-vest workshop found’

Friday, June 14th 2013, 18:18
related countries: France France

A workshop to make suicide vests has been discovered in northern Mali where Islamist militants have been ousted from the main towns, the French army says.
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Timbuktu damage 'worse than thought'

Tuesday, June 11th 2013, 11:51

Unesco experts in Mali say militants caused worse damage to Timbuktu's heritage sites and manuscripts than was first thought.
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'Racist abuses' by Mali rebels, army

Friday, June 7th 2013, 14:26

Both Tuareg rebels and the army in Mali are accused of committing abuses against civilians because of their ethnic origins.
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Hollande wins Unesco peace prize

Wednesday, June 5th 2013, 19:05
related countries: France France

France's President Francois Hollande receives a major prize from the UN's cultural organisation for his decision to send troops to Mali in January.
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Mali army clashes with separatists

Wednesday, June 5th 2013, 17:52
related places: Kidal

Malian soldiers clashed with secular separatist Tuareg fighters near the northern town of Kidal, army and rebel spokesmen tell the BBC.
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French army in major Mali pullout

Saturday, May 25th 2013, 11:33
related countries: France France

France begins a key stage of its military withdrawal from Mali, four months after sending troops to push Islamist rebels out of the north.
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