France Backs Mali Execution Claims
The French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drain has told reporters that Malian troops may have carried out summary executions during the offensive against rebels.
Radio France Internationale, 23 January 2013
Malian troops may have carried out summary executions during the offensive against Islamist rebels, French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told RFI Wednesday. Human rights... read more »
Malian soldiers stand in formation.
International Federation for Human Rights, 23 January 2013
FIDH is very alarmed by the increasing number of summary executions and other human rights violations committed by Malian soldiers in the context of the counter-attack led by the... read more »
Catholic Information Service for Africa, 24 February 2012
The Malian government must end bomb attacks against the civilian population in the north of the country, Amnesty International said on February 23 after a four year old girl was... read more »
International Freedom of Expression Exchange Clearing House, 17 January 2013
Reporters Without Borders calls on the Malian and French authorities to allow journalists to freely cover the military operations under way in Mali since 11 January. Both foreign... read more »
Amnesty International, 14 January 2013
All parties to the armed conflict in Mali must ensure civilians are protected, Amnesty International urged today as military attacks by French forces continued.read more »
Amnesty International, 21 December 2012
The UN Security Council's approval of armed intervention into Mali risks worsening the human rights and humanitarian crisis in the north, Amnesty International said today.read more »