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Niger peacekeepers to remain in Mali
President says troops will stay and help stabilise neighbouring country despite ambush that left nine soldiers dead.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:03 GMT
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
Mali leader calls for ceasefire with Tuaregs
President makes plea after Tuareg fighters say three armed groups now control Kidal after clashes kill several soldiers.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 12:19 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
UN troops killed in Mali suicide attack
Armed fighters attacked army positions in northern Mali, killing at least two soldiers and a civilian.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2013 16:02 GMT
International praise for Mali elections
Voting passed without incident in first election since military coup threw country into turmoil.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 15:41 GMT
Malians vote amid threats of violence
Millions set to exercise their ballot to choose new president nearly a year after military coup and subsequent war.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 18:50 GMT
Niger says 'terrorists escaped' in jail raid
Officials say about 22 inmates, including some convicted of terrorism, missing after Saturday's incident in Niamey.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 02:16 GMT
Armed group claims Niger suicide attacks
At least 20 people killed in simultaneous blasts, but group responsible is said to have been "neutralised".
Last updated: 24 May 2013 07:54 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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