Malian Civilians Caught in Crossfire

The latest flare up of fighting in the northern town of Gao has raised fresh fears for the hundreds of thousands of refugees forced from their homes by the Islamist-led violence.


  • Mali:   Mali Suicide Bomber Targets Troops

    Magharebia, 8 February 2013

    A suicide bomber blew himself up near a group of Malian soldiers in Gao, AFP reported on Friday (February 8th). An officer was injured in the attack, which came one day after the… Read more »

  • Mali:   Suicide Bombers Appear in North

    RFI, 9 February 2013

    Villagers in north Mali arrested two young men with explosives strapped to their bodies on Saturday, witnesses report. On Friday a man blew himself up in the main city of Gao, the… Read more »

Communities are in need of humanitarian intervention following the recent military intervention in Gao.