[QODLink]
Africa

Revenge attacks in Mali cause concern

People in liberated towns turn on suspected rebel supporters as French-led forces retake parts of the north.
Last Modified: 30 Jan 2013 09:20

As French and Malian forces retake parts of northern Mali, there are concerns about revenge attacks.
 
In Gao, suspected fighters have been rounded up in house-to-house searches. And Al Jazeera has seen evidence in Timbuktu of supected rebel supporters being targeted.
 
Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports.

73

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
Country
Featured on Al Jazeera
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Featured
Lacking cohesive local ground forces to attack in tandem, coalition air strikes will have limited effect, experts say.
Hindu right-wing groups run campaign against what they say is Muslim conspiracy to convert Hindu girls into Islam.
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
Muslim caretakers maintain three synagogues in eastern Indian city, which was once home to a thriving Jewish community.
Amid fresh ISIL gains, officials in Anbar province have urged the Iraqi government to request foreign ground troops.