31 killed in ethnic violence in central Mali

Bamako, Jun 20 Thirty-one people were killed over the weekend in central Mali as ethnic groups clashed over land in a zone where the state is near-absent and jihadists roam freely.Nomadic Fulani...

Jun 20, 2017 6:41 PM | Newsscroll

Two EU staff killed in Mali attack by suspected jihadists

Bamako, Jun 19 Two civilians killed in an assault this weekend on a popular tourist resort near the Mali capital, Bamako, worked for the European Union, the bloc's foreign affairs chief said...

Jun 19, 2017 9:15 PM | Newsscroll

4 'jihadists' killed, 5 arrested after Mali resort attack

Bamako, Jun 19 Mali's government said today five suspected jihadists were in custody after an assault on a popular tourist resort near the capital, Bamako, which left two civilians dead.Four...

Jun 19, 2017 5:39 PM | Newsscroll

Two Mali tourist resort attackers killed

Bamako (Mali) [Africa], June 19 : Two of the three attackers of the Mali tourist resort were killed, after they attacked the luxury resort popular with Westerners near Mali's capital city of...

Jun 18, 2017 7:38 AM | Newsscroll

Two dead as suspected jihadists attack Mali tourist resort

Bamako, Jun 18 Suspected jihadists crying "Allahu Akbar" stormed a tourist resort popular with foreigners on the edge of the Malian capital Bamako today, briefly seizing hostages and leaving at...

Jun 19, 2017 1:10 AM | Newsscroll

Suspected jihadists attack tourist resort in Mali capital

Bamako, Jun 18 Suspected jihadists stormed a tourist resort popular with Westerners outside the Malian capital Bamako today, the country's security ministry said.Security forces were battling the...

Jun 19, 2017 12:18 AM | Newsscroll

Attack under way at tourist resort in Mali capital

Bamako (Mali), Jun 18 A tourist resort popular with Westerners in the Malian capital was under attack today, according to witnesses and a journalist.Malian troops and soldiers from France's Bakhane...

Jun 19, 2017 12:10 AM | Newsscroll

Five Mali soldiers killed in attack on military camp

Bamako, Jun 17 Five soldiers were killed today in northern Mali, where a surge in violence has prompted calls for the UN to create a new anti-jihadist force for the region.Eight soldiers were...

Jun 17, 2017 9:05 PM | Newsscroll

3 peacekeepers killed in northern Mali attack: UN

Bamako, Jun 9 Three United Nations peacekeepers were killed and eight others wounded when they came under sustained attack in Kidal in Mali's troubled north, the UN said today.The UN mission in...

Jun 09, 2017 9:38 PM | Newsscroll

Al-Qaeda-linked group claims deadly UN base attack

Bamako, Jun 9 A powerful Al-Qaeda-linked group today claimed an attack on a United Nations camp that killed three peacekeepers in Kidal in Mali's troubled north.The Group to Support Islam and...

Jun 09, 2017 9:21 PM | Newsscroll