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Senegal arrests 2 suspected extremists over 2016 attack.

DAKAR, Senegal — Senegalese police say they have arrested two suspected extremists from Mali connected to the deadly attacks in Ivory Coast...

- Townhall.com - US

Extremists attack Niger military patrol, kill 15 soldiers.

A spokesman for Niger's military says at least 15 soldiers have been killed in an attack by Islamic extremists on a patrol near the country's border with Mali.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Extremists attack Niger military patrol, kill 15 soldiers.

NIAMEY, Niger " A spokesman for Niger's military says at least 15 soldiers have been killed in an attack by Islamic extremists on a patrol near the country's border with Mali.Colonel Abdoul Aziz Toure said Thursday that the...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

13 migrants suffocate in Libya shipping container, aid group says.

Osama al-Fadly, head of the Red Crescent in Libya, said the deceased were among 69 migrants, many from Mali, who were packed into the container.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

13 migrants suffocate in container in Libya.

Overall 69 people mostly from Mali, Red Crescent says

- ANSA - IT

Honor V9 debuts in China with 5.7-inch QHD display, 6GB RAM, and 4000mAh battery for $435.

The Honor V9 has everything you'd want from a high-end phone in 2017. Huawei's sub-brand Honor unveiled its 2017 flagship in China, and like the company's offerings in the past, the Honor V9 offers high-end specs for the equivalent of $435. The phone features a 5.7-inch QHD display with 2.5D curved glass, and is powered ...

- Android Central - US

This Saturday - Nickodemus @ Meow, Wellington.

After rocking Tapapakanga Park's Splore Festival, legendary New York DJ/producer Nickodemus is heading down to Wellington to play at Meow on Saturday the 25 th of February. Local support from DJs Mali and Takas. Doors open 9pm. $10 presale tickets ...

- Scoop NZ - NZ

The world's deadliest U.N. peacekeeping mission.

The al-Qaeda threat in Mali presents a new challenge to peacekeepers.

- Washington Post - US

Bidders flock to Thai rice auction.

The first Thai general auction of state rice stocks in 2017 drew active interest, with 48 qualified bidders offering the highest prices for 2.03 million tonnes of rice at 18.58 billion baht . According to Duangporn Rodphaya, director-general of the Foreign Trade Department in Thailand, hom mali fragrant rice attracted the ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

Avnel to halt production at Mali gold mine for 18 months.

Canada's Avnel Gold will suspend production at its loss-making Kalana underground mine in Mali for 18 months from June to expand its operations and build a new processing plant, the West African nation's mines ministry said. Production will restart in January 2019 at a larger, open-pit mine with estimated gold reserves of ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

293 millions de dollars nécessaires en 2017 pour l'aide humanitaire au Mali.

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Mali Les ressources demandées par les organisations humanitaires serviront à la mise en œuvre du Plan de réponse humanitaire pour venir en aide à près d'un million et demi de personnes. – Les organisations humanitaires au Mali lancent un appel ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

OCHA highlights 12 forgotten crises in urgent need of support

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Libya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, World, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Groundbreaking study on cost of hunger kicks off in Mali

Source: World Food Programme Country: Mali As some 26.2 per cent of Malian children under five are stunted or have impaired growth as a result of undernutrition, the study will examine the effects on health, education and national productivity.BAMAKO – A groundbreaking study of the impact of child undernutrition on Mali's ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Mali: Islamist Group Abuses, Banditry Surge

Expand A soldier surveys the debris following a November 29, 2016 suicide car bomb attack at the Gao airport, used primarily by UN forces stationed there. The attack was claimed by the armed group Al-Mourabitoun, whose forces committed the war crime of perfidy by using two UN-labeled vehicles, which were laden with ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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