Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 15:39
Four bodies thought be the remains of soldiers murdered over their allegiance to overthrown Malian president Amadou Toumani Toure have been exhumed in the capital Bamako, judicial sources told a news agency on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 15:23
Militants shelled a camp for French troops and the United Nations MINUSMA peacekeeping force in northeastern Mali, military sources told a news agency on Tuesday, but failed to do any damage.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 01:58
The polls marked the troubled west African nation`s first steps to recovery after it was upended by a military coup in March last year, finalising a process begun with the election of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita in August.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 01:04
Malians voted on Sunday in the second round of parliamentary elections intended to cap the nation`s return to democracy, but overshadowed by the deaths of two UN peacekeepers in an Islamist attack.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 20:19
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius confirmed that 19 armed Islamists had been killed in a French-led military operation this week targeting al Qaeda-linked rebels in restive northern Mali.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 01:40
The UN Security Council quickly condemned a suicide bomb attack in Mali that killed two Senegalese UN peacekeepers.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 16:55
A bomb explosion killed several members of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali in the troubled northern city of Kidal, a spokesman for the mission said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 02:52
Six judges and judicial officers have been charged and taken into custody in an investigation into corruption launched by Mali`s new leader Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, the government said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 23:28
French troops killed 19 Islamist militants during an army operation in Mali`s rebel-infested northern desert on Tuesday, a French military source told a news agency.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 05:27
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation has called on the international community to support an independent Palestinian state as it opened a conference also focusing on the crises in Syria and Mali.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 04:52
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 00:03
Twenty-one bodies were found overnight yesterday in a mass grave near Bamako, believed to be the remains of soldiers close to Mali`s ousted president Amadou Toumani Toure, officials said.
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