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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Peacekeepers Contribute to Mali's Peace, Development, Says Former PM60 of its personnel have died on active service since it was set up in 2013 fol
Chinese Peacekeepers Contribute to Mali's Peace, Development, Says Former PM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
60 of its personnel have died on active service since it was set up in 2013 following a rebellion in the country by ethnic Tuareg fighters alongside armed groups. China started contributing its peacekeepers to MINUSMA in 2013. Currently, nearly... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers in Maligrowing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to driv
UN chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers in Mali
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 days ago
growing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to drive back Islamist fighters that hijacked the Tuareg uprising to seize Mali's desert north in 2012. A UN peacekeeping mission was then deployed. But the militants have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Peacekeeper, Three Others Killed in Attacksbegun in 2012, was quashed by France, Mali's former colonial power. The French
UN Peacekeeper, Three Others Killed in Attacks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
begun in 2012, was quashed by France, Mali's former colonial power. The French intervention in early 2013 pushed back Tuareg-led rebels who had allied themselves with jihadi groups. Although French forces seized control of key towns,... Read more
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24d
AllAfrica.com
Deadly Attacks Target UN Peacekeepers in Gaothe regions of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu and proclaimed an independent state of A
Deadly Attacks Target UN Peacekeepers in Gao
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
the regions of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu and proclaimed an independent state of Azawad in the country's northern region. The Tuareg rebellion was supported by other armed groups, including AQIM, and was further emboldened by well-equipped fighters... Read more
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25d
The Star
U.N. chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers to Mali missiongrowing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to driv
U.N. chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers to Mali mission
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
growing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to drive back Islamist fighters that hijacked the Tuareg uprising to seize Mali's desert north in 2012. A U.N. peacekeeping mission was then deployed. But the militants have... Read more
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25d
Channel NewsAsia
UN chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers to Mali missiongrowing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to driv
UN chief recommends adding 2,500 peacekeepers to Mali mission
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
growing threat of Islamist militants. French forces intervened in 2013 to drive back Islamist fighters that hijacked the Tuareg uprising to seize Mali's desert north in 2012. A U.N. peacekeeping mission was then deployed. But the militants have... Read more
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25d
The Star
Al Qaeda says conducted Mali raid that killed China peacekeeperInterior Minister Simon Compaore said after a cabinet meeting. Mali's peacekee
Al Qaeda says conducted Mali raid that killed China peacekeeper
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
Interior Minister Simon Compaore said after a cabinet meeting. Mali's peacekeeping mission was started in April 2013 after Tuareg separatists and Islamic militants began a rebellion in the desert north. (Additional reporting by Nadoun Coulibaly in... Read more
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Rappler
4 UN Mali mission staff killed in attackacross five Sahel countries, including Mali. Mali's north has seen repeated vi
4 UN Mali mission staff killed in attack
Rappler / Posted 25 days ago
across five Sahel countries, including Mali. Mali's north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The Islamists were largely ousted by an... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Chinese peacekeeper, 3 civilians killed in Malicrimes can no longer be tolerated,” he added. Mali’s north has seen repeated v
Chinese peacekeeper, 3 civilians killed in Mali
Manila Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
crimes can no longer be tolerated,” he added. Mali’s north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The Islamists were largely ousted by an... Read more
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25d
Channel NewsAsia
UN says four killed in attacks on two of its Mali sitesmore than a dozen, the U.N. mission said on Wednesday. Mali's peacekeeping mis
UN says four killed in attacks on two of its Mali sites
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
more than a dozen, the U.N. mission said on Wednesday. Mali's peacekeeping mission was started in April 2013, after Tuareg separatists and Islamic extremists began a rebellion in the desert north. The government and separatists signed a... Read more
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25d
Aljazeera
Mali crisis: UN peacekeepers killed in Gao attacksthe regions of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu and proclaimed an independent state of A
Mali crisis: UN peacekeepers killed in Gao attacks
Aljazeera / Posted 25 days ago
the regions of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu and proclaimed an independent state of Azawad in the country's northern region. The Tuareg rebellion was supported by other armed groups, including Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), and was further... Read more
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Perth Now
Missing for 13 years ... then a friend requestextend the boundaries of African exploration. The Scotsman undertook a perilous
Missing for 13 years ... then a friend request
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
extend the boundaries of African exploration. The Scotsman undertook a perilous mission — facing bandits from the notorious Tuareg and Fulani tribes, and also becoming imprisoned for four months by the Moors. Park’s second expedition, in 1805, was... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Missing for 13 years ... then a friend requestextend the boundaries of African exploration. The Scotsman undertook a perilous
Missing for 13 years ... then a friend request
Adelaide Now / Posted 25 days ago
extend the boundaries of African exploration. The Scotsman undertook a perilous mission — facing bandits from the notorious Tuareg and Fulani tribes, and also becoming imprisoned for four months by the Moors. Park’s second expedition, in 1805, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Killings Mar Celebration of Peacekeeperswar crimes under international law. MINUSMA was set up in 2013 to stabilise Mal
Killings Mar Celebration of Peacekeepers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
war crimes under international law. MINUSMA was set up in 2013 to stabilise Mali following a rebellion by Islamist and Tuareg fighters.The militants have been mounting sporadic assaults on peacekeepers in northern and central regions. UN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Peacekeeper Attack Described as 'Heinous Attack'friendly fire incidents, according to UN figures. The north has seen repeated
Peacekeeper Attack Described as 'Heinous Attack'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
friendly fire incidents, according to UN figures. The north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The armed groups, who briefly held the city of Timbuktu... Read more
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27d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Five UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack: UN, police sourcesdied in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated
Five UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack: UN, police sources
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 27 days ago
died in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The Islamists were largely ousted by an... Read more
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28d
dna
5 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack: Police sourcesdied in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated
5 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack: Police sources
dna / Posted 28 days ago
died in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The Islamists were largely ousted by an ongoing... Read more
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28d
Rappler
5 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attackdied in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated
5 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
died in friendly fire incidents, UN figures show. The north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with jihadist groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The Islamists were largely ousted by an... Read more
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28d
The China Post
Caravan provides aid, comfort to people of Saharathe choice of our engineer, it's his job, is not fortuitous. Terakaft simply me
Caravan provides aid, comfort to people of Sahara
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
the choice of our engineer, it's his job, is not fortuitous. Terakaft simply means "caravan" in Tamachaq, the language of Tuareg, a nomadic people that live in the desert regions of North Africa. In the past, caravans used to supply with food the... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN peacekeepers killed in Mali convoy ambushfriendly fire incidents, according to UN figures. The north has seen repeated
UN peacekeepers killed in Mali convoy ambush
Aljazeera / Posted 28 days ago
friendly fire incidents, according to UN figures. The north has seen repeated violence since it fell under the control of Tuareg-led rebels who allied with groups linked to Al-Qaeda in 2012. The armed groups, who briefly held the city of Timbuktu... Read more
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