Rebels Bring Schooling in Mali to a Standstill
Humanitarian agencies have confirmed that banditry has led to the closure of 500 schools, which represents a sharp increase from recent years.
Hundreds of schools have closed in Mali as the insecurity battering the West African country persists.
RFI, 15 August 2017
Gunmen killed nine people in two separate attacks in Mali on Monday, the day before the UN Security Council was due to discuss an all-African security force in the Sahel region. Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 14 August 2017
An early-morning attack on a UN base in the central region was followed by another hours later in northwestern Mali. The assaults confirmed the West African state as the world's… Read more »
The Tuareg community in the West African country of Mali has been divided by years of conflict. Many are living in exile or as refugees. But one thing that binds them together is ... Read more »