Malian Soldiers Killed in Attack As Violence Surges

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the weekend attack near the border with Burkina Faso but armed groups, including al-Qaeda affiliates, have been increasingly active in recent months.

Photo: IRIN

Government soldiers in Mali.

  • Mali:   Armed Groups Block Interim Govt

    Premium Times, 6 March 2017

    Armed groups on Monday took over parts of Timbuktu to prevent Malian interim authorities from being installed there, under a peace pact meant to end years of lawlessness, the… Read more »

InFocus

See What Everyone is Watching

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.