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Q&A: Northern Malians' push for secession
Spokesman for MNLA rebel group tells Al Jazeera people in the north have been marginalised and need autonomy.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2014 16:23 GMT
French soldier killed in Mali suicide bombing
Foreign Legion killed day before peace talks between Mali government officials and Tuareg rebels in Algeria.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 11:33 GMT
Al-Qaeda group kidnaps Mali Red Cross staff
Member of group calls team of five workers "enemies of Islam" but says they are alive and in good health.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2014 05:59 GMT
Malians vote amid tight security
Observers report low turnout as country returns to constitutional rule following 2012 military coup.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 19:12 GMT
Violent protest as Northern Mali talks begin
Thousands take to the streets in Gao, burning cars and the mayor's house, over alleged tampering with delegates list.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2013 07:20 GMT
Q&A: France's connections in Africa
Dr Lansine Kaba, a leading historian on Africa, discusses the status of French-African relations today.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 12:51 GMT
Crossing the Sahara in a different era
The world's biggest desert is now a virtual war zone, but its history is more peaceful than often assumed.
William G Moseley
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 13:02 GMT
A grand project for the next Malian president
In order to complete a political transition and reconcile Malian factions, the presidential election is needed.
Intagrist El Ansari
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 11:03 GMT
Mali: Steps towards peace?
As an agreement is reached between the government and Tuareg rebels, we ask if this will signal an end to the crisis.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013 13:13 GMT
Fighting continues as rebels hit north Mali
Seven people were killed in fighting between rebels and Malian and French forces in northern town of Gao.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2013 05:20 GMT
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