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AllAfrica.com
Politics of Death - France in CAR and Malidenial of France's post-colonial responsibility for conflict in Central Africa.
Politics of Death - France in CAR and Mali
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
denial of France's post-colonial responsibility for conflict in Central Africa. Intervention in Mali In early 2012, Tuareg rebels from the National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad, a separatist movement (MNLA), seized strategic cities... Read more
7h
Red Bull
ACL 2016: 25 Must-See Artists & Performances22. Bombino (Friday, 3:30 p.m., Tito’s Handmade Vodka) Bombino was born in a T
ACL 2016: 25 Must-See Artists & Performances
Red Bull / Posted 7 hours ago
22. Bombino (Friday, 3:30 p.m., Tito’s Handmade Vodka) Bombino was born in a Tuareg encampment, somewhere in the middle of Niger’s piece of the Sahara. After some relatives left behind a guitar he taught himself to play, but in 2009 Niger’s... Read more
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New Kerala
Ban urges implementation of peace agreement to resolve instability in Mali - newkerala.com #123108a series of setbacks since early 2012, including a military coup dtat, renewed
Ban urges implementation of peace agreement to resolve instability in Mali - newkerala.com #123108
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
a series of setbacks since early 2012, including a military coup dtat, renewed fighting between Government forces and Tuareg rebels, and the seizure of its northern territory by radical extremists. The country has also been wracked by a series... Read more
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Pitchfork
“Keep Your Name” by Dirty Projectors Reviewand its companion EP, About to Die, in 2012, Longstreth has kept busy with othe
“Keep Your Name” by Dirty Projectors Review
Pitchfork / Posted 3 days ago
and its companion EP, About to Die, in 2012, Longstreth has kept busy with other projects, producing a record for the Tuareg guitarist Bombino (Azel), composing a classical work for an ensemble, and performing compositions by the Hungarian... Read more
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Swissinfo
Mali leader warns U.N. - Qaeda, Islamic State gaining ground in countrypeacekeepers are deployed across northern Mali to try to stabilise the vast reg
Mali leader warns U.N. - Qaeda, Islamic State gaining ground in country
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
peacekeepers are deployed across northern Mali to try to stabilise the vast region, which was occupied by separatist Tuareg rebels and al Qaeda-linked Islamist militants in 2012 before France intervened in 2013. Tit-for-tat violence between... Read more
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Reuters
Mali leader warns U.N.: Qaeda, Islamic State gaining ground in countrypeacekeepers are deployed across northern Mali to try to stabilize the vast reg
Mali leader warns U.N.: Qaeda, Islamic State gaining ground in country
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
peacekeepers are deployed across northern Mali to try to stabilize the vast region, which was occupied by separatist Tuareg rebels and al Qaeda-linked Islamist militants in 2012 before France intervened in 2013. Tit-for-tat violence between... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rebellion and Celebration in Mali's Musicthe music is a potent concoction of rebellion, celebration and affirmation. Ti
Rebellion and Celebration in Mali's Music
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the music is a potent concoction of rebellion, celebration and affirmation. Tinariwen is a Grammy Award-winning group of Tuareg musicians from the Sahara Desert region of northern Mali. (Wikipedia) pic.twitter.com/g9FzVIrfv7 — CD Anderson... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
UN fears Mali clashes could hurt peace processThe clashes last week -- between pro-government group GATIA (the Imghad and All
UN fears Mali clashes could hurt peace process
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
The clashes last week -- between pro-government group GATIA (the Imghad and Allies Tuareg Self-Defence Group) and ex-rebels from the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA) -- left around a dozen fighters dead near the flashpoint northeastern town of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Around 10 killed in northern Mali in fighting between militiashave been killed in northern Mali in fighting between a pro-government militia
Around 10 killed in northern Mali in fighting between militias
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
have been killed in northern Mali in fighting between a pro-government militia and a rebel coalition dominated by ethnic Tuaregs, the deputy secretary general for the pro-government Gatia militia said on Sunday. The clash between Gatia and the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Around 10 killed in northern Mali in fighting between militiashave been killed in northern Mali in fighting between a pro-government militia
Around 10 killed in northern Mali in fighting between militias
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
have been killed in northern Mali in fighting between a pro-government militia and a rebel coalition dominated by ethnic Tuaregs, the deputy secretary general for the pro-government Gatia militia said on Sunday. The clash between Gatia and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
These Festivals Are a Hit in Africaall genres of Malian music, including artists like the ngoni maestro Bassekou K
These Festivals Are a Hit in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
all genres of Malian music, including artists like the ngoni maestro Bassekou Kouyate, takamba group Super Onze de Gao, Tuareg rock band Amanar de Kidal, young rappers like Iba One, and superstars like Salif Keita and Fatoumata Diawara. Sauti... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mali president fires defence ministera few hundreds miles from the capital Bamako. Armed groups have proliferated s
Mali president fires defence minister
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
a few hundreds miles from the capital Bamako. Armed groups have proliferated since Islamists took advantage of an ethnic Tuareg uprising in 2012 to seize the north of the desert country. A French-led intervention drove Islamists back in 2013 but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mali president fires defence minister after gunmen seize villagea few hundreds miles from the capital Bamako. Armed groups have proliferated s
Mali president fires defence minister after gunmen seize village
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
a few hundreds miles from the capital Bamako. Armed groups have proliferated since Islamists took advantage of an ethnic Tuareg uprising in 2012 to seize the north of the desert country. A French-led intervention drove Islamists back in 2013 but... Read more
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23d
dna
Gunmen reportedly take over central Mali villagegroup the armed men were affiliated. Armed groups have proliferated in Mali sin
Gunmen reportedly take over central Mali village
dna / Posted 23 days ago
group the armed men were affiliated. Armed groups have proliferated in Mali since Islamists took advantage of an ethnic Tuareg uprising in 2012 to seize the north of the desert country. A French-led intervention drove them back a year later,... Read more
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International Business Times
500 tons of Gaddafi's chemical weapons removed from Libya– have proved disastrous for the region. The guns fuelled conflict in Mali, all
500 tons of Gaddafi's chemical weapons removed from Libya
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
– have proved disastrous for the region. The guns fuelled conflict in Mali, allowing al-Qaeda to hijack an ethnic Tuareg rebellion and to project power from the historic city of Timbuktu. The UN has said the weapons held in massive,... Read more

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