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Mali president says stability at stake after deadly army base attack

Mali president says stability at stake after deadly army base attack

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has appealed for citizens to unite behind the country's army, after the latest deadly militant strike killed more than 40 soldiers.

Mali says 54 killed in militant attack on army post

Mali says 54 killed in militant attack on army post

At least 53 soldiers and one civilian were killed in a militant attack on a military post in northern Mali on Friday, the government said.

Six killed in Mali attack on pro-government forces

Six killed in Mali attack on pro-government forces

Six people were killed late Friday when unknown assailants attacked a post held by armed pro-government groups in strife-torn northeastern Mali, the groups said in a statement.

Eight bus passengers killed by road mine in Mali: police

Eight bus passengers killed by road mine in Mali: police

Eight bus passengers were killed Tuesday by a road mine in central Mali, police and the bus company said, in an attack bearing the hallmark of militants who plague the region.

Nearly 100 killed, 19 missing in central Mali village massacre

Nearly 100 killed, 19 missing in central Mali village massacre

Nearly 100 people were killed in a gruesome overnight attack on a village in central Mali, in the latest violence to strike the fragile region, officials said Monday.

Mali gets new government after protests

Mali gets new government after protests

Mali's president has named a new government after its predecessor resigned last month amid widespread protests over an upsurge of deadly inter-communal violence, a presidency statement said.

Militants kill 18 Mali civilians in double ambush: officials

Militants kill 18 Mali civilians in double ambush: officials

Armed men killed 18 civilians in two ambushes in Mali's restive central region, officials said Friday.

Amir sends message to Mali president

Amir sends message to Mali president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani sent Wednesday a written message to Mali President Ibrahim Boubaker Keita, pertaining to the bilateral relations between the two countries and means of supporting and developing them

12 soldiers die in militant attack in Mali

12 soldiers die in militant attack in Mali

Suspected jihadists killed at least 12 soldiers in an attack Sunday in central Mali, a security source told AFP, updating an earlier toll.

Mali soldiers, spooked by friendly fire, shoot civilians

Mali soldiers, spooked by friendly fire, shoot civilians

Malian soldiers shot dead at least one villager and injured others after a detonation they mistook for an attack in a region plagued by jihadist violence, residents and a military source said Tuesday.

Six die in Mali attacks as UN urges end to 'spiral of violence'

Six die in Mali attacks as UN urges end to 'spiral of violence'

Six people have been killed in attacks on villages of the Dogon ethnic community in central Mali, local officials and a security source said as the UN mission called for an end to the "spiral of violence" afflicting the region.

More than 130 killed in Mali massacre as UN visits

More than 130 killed in Mali massacre as UN visits

More than 130 people were killed in an attack on a Fulani village in central Mali on Saturday, the United Nations said, as a delegation visited the country.