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Three Dead After Rocket Attack on UN Peacekeeping Base in Northern Mali

A total of 20 people were wounded after unknown attackers fired rockets at a UN peacekeeping base in Kidal in northern Mali.
Reuters and VICE News
11.28.15
africa

Here's Everything We Know So Far About the Deadly Hotel Siege in Mali

The death toll, number of attackers, and group responsible remain unconfirmed, but chilling details about the rampage and the story of a heroic effort to rescue hostages have emerged.
Pierre Longeray
11.23.15
africa

Putin Calls for Fight Against 'Global Terror' as Mali Hunts Suspects in Deadly Hotel Siege

Officials said “more than three suspects” are still at large after the attack on a luxury hotel in Mali’s capital that left at least 19 people dead.
VICE News
11.21.15
africa

Remaining Hostages Freed in Mali Hotel Siege, But 27 Are Dead

Malian commandos have carried out an operation to free more than 100 hostages trapped in a luxury hotel in the capital Bamako, but more than 20 have died.
Reuters and VICE News
11.20.15
africa

Two Militant Groups Make Dueling Claims to Deadly Hotel Siege in Mali

Two different Islamist militant groups have laid claim to the recent attack on a hotel in central Mali that left 13 people dead, including five UN peacekeepers.
Pierre Longeray
8.11.15
africa

French Troops Kill Wanted Jihadist Leader in Northern Mali Raid

The French army carried out the raid against the al-Mourabitoun militant group in Mali, killing one of Sahel’s most-wanted Islamist leaders Ahmed al-Tilemsi.
Melodie Bouchaud
12.13.14