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What's behind the ethnic violence in Mali?

Dozens of villagers are killed months after a similar attack, raising fears of further ethnic fighting.

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Mali: Fresh ethnic fighting as government revises massacre toll

Reports of attacks on both Fulani and Dogon areas as authorities cut estimate of death toll in Sobane-Kou village.

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Mali PM says massacre victims include 24 children

Deceased were mostly shot in the back, Boubou Cisse says, as he visits site of massacre that killed almost 100 people.

Mali PM says massacre victims include 24 children

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Mali left reeling after village killings underscore security woes

Rivalry between the Dogon and Fulani ethnic groups are down to grievances over land and lack of access to food.

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'It's a tragedy': Scores killed in Mali village attack

At least 95 people killed and 19 missing after an overnight attack on an ethnic Dogon village, according to officials.

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Nigerian UN peacekeeper killed in Mali

Another six UN troops from Chad and Nigeria were injured in two separate attacks.

Nigerian UN peacekeeper killed in Mali

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Mali's rebel leaders face UN sanctions over continued attacks

Jamaat Nusrat Al Islam Wal Muslimin, an umbrella organisation including al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for some attacks.

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Mali political crisis: New PM pressured to stop attacks

A new prime minister takes charge in Mali, where people are growing impatient with violence and an economic crisis.

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Mali appoints new PM days after government resigns

Former Finance Minister Boubou Cisse appointed prime minister, tasked with forming a 'broad government'.

Mali appoints new PM days after government resigns

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Attackers kill 12 Mali soldiers in major attack on military base

Local resident in Guire says there was heavy gunfire and the military was 'taken by surprise' in the attack.

Attackers kill 12 Mali soldiers in major attack on military base

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Mali president to announce new prime minister and government

The opposition rejects any possibility for a unity government, and is asking the president to also step down.

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Mali PM, government resign over massacre

Protesters demanded action after massacre of almost 160 Fulani herders by an ethnic vigilante group four weeks ago.

Mali's PM Maiga, government resign over Ogossagou massacre

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Protests in Mali against president for failing to stop violence

The killing of at least 157 people is believed to be the deadliest incident of ethnic violence in Mali in a generation.

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Thousands rally in Mali to protest against ethnic violence

Demonstrators take to streets of Bamako nearly two weeks after the massacre of at least 153 people in Fulani village.

Thousands rally in Mali to protest against ethnic violence

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UN troops step up Mali patrols after massacre

Peacekeepers' activity boosted following attack last month in which gunmen killed more than 130 people and injured dozens of others.