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Mali army retakes key towns from rebels
Mali troops with French assistance regain control of two strategic towns of Konna and Diabaly after fierce fighting.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2013 17:08 GMT
ECOWAS to deploy troops to secure Mali
West African bloc to send troops as part of international campaign to force al-Qaeda-linked groups from country's north.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 13:30 GMT
French troops help Mali retake captured town
Rebels driven out of town of Konna after France launches air strikes to halt advances by fighters.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 08:59 GMT
France launches Mali military intervention
President Hollande confirms French forces are supporting Bamako's counter-offensive against al-Qaeda-linked fighters.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 20:06 GMT
UN urges Mali army to refrain from politics
Security Council calls on military junta to "cease interference" during country's transition to civilian rule.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2012 01:39 GMT
African leaders urge UN intervention in Mali
ECOWAS says a Chapter 7 UN mandate must be considered to reunite the country if talks with armed groups fail.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 06:04 GMT
Tuareg rebels attack fifth town in Mali
Rebel group clashes with army as week-long offensive continues into the Azawad area of northern Mali.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 21:16 GMT
Mali military battles Taureg rebels in north
Country fears nomadic fighters once employed by regime in Libya have returned home to renew independence fight.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 17:27 GMT
Mali army repels Tuareg rebel attacks
After serving with pro-Gaddafi forces in Libya, tribal fighters engage Malian troops in effort to seize northern towns.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 19:34 GMT
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