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Mali rebels agree to respect 'national unity'
Ansar Dine and MNLA agree in talks with the government to respect territorial integrity and unity of country.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 10:16 GMT
Obama's scramble for Africa
US military operations on the continent have accelerated far beyond the more limited actions of the Bush years.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 15:43 GMT
ECOWAS call on ICC over 'war crimes' in Mali
West African body says court should probe destruction of shrines, and urges Mali to call for UN intervention in north.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 21:41 GMT
ECOWAS to convene Mali meeting
West African leaders aim to install unity government in Bamako, as new footage emerges of Timbuktu shrine destruction.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 07:00 GMT
Tuareg rebels driven out of Timbuktu
UNESCO places Malian city on the list of endangered World Heritage sites as tension simmers between rival armed groups.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 18:17 GMT
'Dozens killed' in northern Mali fighting
At least 20 people dead as Islamist and Tuareg groups battle for control of northern towns.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 20:02 GMT
What is behind Obama's new Africa strategy?
As the US increases covert military operations across Africa, we ask if Washington can lecture Africans about democracy.
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Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 11:50 GMT
'US expanding spying network' in Africa
Unmarked planes with sensors being flown between secret air bases and bush strips for surveillance, says report.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2012 12:39 GMT
Mali prime minister forms new government
Interim cabinet consists of nonpolitical experts, including women, and soldiers seen as close to group that staged coup.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2012 18:34 GMT
Burkina Faso suffering from deforestation
The West African country is losing 110,550 hectares of forest each year, according to a new study.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 10:32 GMT
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