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CAR: At a crossroads of conflict
Can intervention from European Union troops bolster African efforts to bring an end to sectarian violence?
Last updated: 21 Jan 2014 13:43 GMT
A fresh start for Mali?
We discuss if successful elections can help reunite and jump-start a country plagued by war, divisions and poverty.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 09:37 GMT
Unpacking Algeria's hostage crisis
We examine whether the government was right to take such swift action without consulting the international community.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 12:40 GMT
Ghana: Testing Africa's model democracy
In a region still struggling toward democracy will elections in the West African nation be smooth and peaceful?
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 11:06 GMT
Is it time to intervene in Mali?
As tensions escalate in the West African nation, we ask if military intervention is necessary and, if so, by whom.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2012 12:35 GMT
Northern Mali: An Islamic state?
As rebel groups debate how to impose Sharia, we examine the regional implications of the creation of an Islamic state.
Last updated: 31 May 2012 12:41 GMT
Mali's new leader: the challenges ahead
As an interim leader is sworn in, we ask if he can bring the country back from the brink of a humanitarian crisis.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 17:09 GMT
Relative calm returns to Mali capital
Fuel stations and market stalls reopen after decrease in gunfire and looting that followed coup in West African nation.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 18:54 GMT
Uncertainty in Mali after military coup
African Union urges soldiers to hand back power, while coup leader claims he is in control and Tuaregs claim gains.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 08:54 GMT
Is Senegal sliding into chaos?
The president's decision to run for a third term has been met by anger in one of Africa's most mature democracies.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 11:12 GMT
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