The Tuareg band says they make music to spread the message of their people.
Orphans of the Sahara
The French nuclear giant responds to allegations in Al Jazeera’s documentary, Orphans of the Sahara.
Part three of this series explores the astonishing wealth that lies beneath the Tuareg’s ancestral land.
Part two of this series explores northern Mali in 2012 as it falls to Tuareg separatists and their al-Qaeda rivals.
With the fall of Gaddafi, thousands of Tuaregs return to Mali and Niger and launch their fight for an independent state.
The band headed by a former Tuareg liberation fighter uses music as testimony about the struggle for self-rule.
The Tuareg musician says education, not guns, is the solution to the problems facing his people.
Using a mix of desert blues and western rock, the Tuareg band sings about the challenges facing their people.