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News Mali: Defence minister confirms Mali mission will not be extended

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/defence-minister-confirms-mali-mission-will-not-be-extended/ar-BBPNEFJ
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Canada's peacekeeping mission in Mali will end in July as planned, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan has confirmed. "The United Nations is working with other nations to look at replacing us," Sajjan told ...

News Mali: Four Cambodians injured in Mali suicide blast

News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/four-cambodians-injured-mali-suicide-blast
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

Four Cambodians were injured, one seriously, in a suicide attack in Mali’s Gao city late on Monday, the Ministry of Defence said. The blast killed three people. Malian civilians working for the UN die...

News Mali: Canada resisting UN request to extend Mali mission: Sources

News source: https://canoe.com/news/national/canada-resisting-un-request-to-extend-mali-mission-sources
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is resisting a United Nations request to extend Canada’s peacekeeping mission in Mali so medical evacuations can continue while replacements for Canada’s personnel arri...

News Mali: Mali Key Message Update, November 2018

News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/mali/mali-key-message-update-november-2018
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

The overall 34 percent increase in cereal production of over last average (CPS/SDR) despite localized pockets of production defecits due to floods and civil insecurity bodes well for average to ...

News Mali: Mali: Salif Keita Announces Retirement and Ramata Diarra Tribute Concert

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201811160514.html?bcmt=1
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Salif Keita the "Golden voice of Africa" has announced his retirement from music after releasing his final album 'Un Autre Blanc' or "Another white". The album is an appeal for the protection of ...

News Mali: Treasures from Mali with Orchestra Gold; Ben Goldberg’s Archimedes Lullaby

News source: https://www.berkeleyside.com/2018/11/15/treasures-from-mali-with-orchestra-gold-ben-goldbergs-archimedes-lullaby
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Malian vocalist and dancer Mariam Diakité is the dynamic front woman of Orchestra Gold, which performs Friday at Ashkenaz on a double bill with the dub-reggae orchestra Joseph’s Bones. Photo: Steven H...

News Mali: Ghana 2018: Mali players refuse to travel over unpaid bonuses

News source: https://starrfmonline.com/2018/11/ghana-2018-mali-players-refuse-to-travel-over-unpaid-bonuses/
Publicated on: Wednesday 14 November 2018

Mali players have refused to travel to Ghana for the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations because of unpaid bonuses. Sources within c can confirm that the Lady Eagles will only make the trip to ...

News Mali: Two Camp Lejeune Marines, two Navy Seals charged in murder of Green Beret in Mali

News source: https://www.newsobserver.com/news/state/north-carolina/article221760245.html
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Two Marines from an elite Raiders unit based at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina and two members of the storied Navy SEAL Team 6 face murder charges in the killing of a Green Beret in Africa last year, ...

News Mali: Jihadist leader 'very probably' killed by French forces in Mali

News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/jihadist-leader-very-probably-killed-french-forces-mali-184455055.html
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Paris (AFP) - French forces operating in Mali killed seven suspected jihadists after a recent nighttime raid, possibly including a top leader in an alliance of insurgents linked to Al-Qaeda, the Frenc...

News Mali: SEALs, Marines Charged in Strangling Murder of Green Beret in Mali

News source: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/11/15/seals-marines-charged-strangling-murder-green-beret-mali.html
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Four enlisted special operations troops, two Marines and two sailors, now face criminal charges in the alleged strangulation last year of Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar during a deployment to Mali, the ...

News Mali: AWCON 2018: We are in good shape for our opener – Mali coach

News source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/sports/awcon-2018-we-are-in-good-shape-for-our-opener-mali-coach-141776
Publicated on: Friday 16 November 2018

Accra, Nov 16, GNA - Houssein Saloum, head coach of the Mali female national team, has said his team, is in good shape to start their 2018 African Women Cup Of Nations (AWCON) campaign against francop...

News Mali: UN asking Canada to extend Mali mission

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/un-asking-canada-to-extend-mali-mission/ar-BBPKJiS
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

OTTAWA - The Trudeau government is reportedly resisting a United Nations request to extend Canada's peacekeeping mission in Mali so medical evacuations can continue while replacements for Canada's per...