Renewed Clashes Break Out in Mali

Author:
Jamal Elshayyal/AlJazeera English
Publisher:
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
21 February 2013
Tags:
Mali, Conflict, Peace and Security, Arms and Military Affairs

French and Malian troops are fighting al-Qaeda-linked fighters on the streets of Gao. Rebels took control of government buildings in the regional capital, forcing government troops to launch a counter-attack.