- Mali: Rights groups blame army for deaths of minority group Updated: Apr-28-16 8:17 am
BAMAKO, Mali - Local rights groups in Mali warn that the army and its allies are torturing and killing civilians from an ethnic group accused of collaborating with Islamic militants.
- Czechs to keep soldiers in Afghanistan till at least 2018 Updated: Apr-18-16 11:05 am
PRAGUE - The Czech government has approved a plan to keep troops in Afghanistan and Mali until at least 2018.
- 3 French soldiers die in Mali after convoy struck by blast Updated: Apr-13-16 10:47 am
BAMAKO, Mali - The lead vehicle of a convoy struck a land mine laid by extremists in northern Mali, killing three French soldiers in the deadliest single incident for the former colonizer's forces in three years, officials said Wednesday.
- Mine blast kills French soldier in northern Mali Updated: Apr-12-16 11:51 am
PARIS - Officials say a French soldier has been killed in northern Mali after a mine exploded beneath an armored vehicle.