KFAED signs loan agreements with Mali,
KFAED signs loan agreements with Mali, SenegalKuwait TimesKUWAIT: A loan agreement, totaling KD 9.5 million ($32 million), was signed between Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) and the Republic of Mali to finance a drinking water project in the Bamako capital district. According to a statement ...and more »
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 12:06 pm
Video: The women breaking taboos in Mali to
FRANCE 24Video: The women breaking taboos in Mali to become puppet makersFRANCE 24Marionette dolls are regarded as mystical and sacred objects across western Africa and are typically seen as taboo, especially for women. But female puppet makers have arrived in Mali to prove that puppet making is not just a male practice. Women from ...
Posted on 14 October 2017 | 3:33 am
Mali enter knock-out round with 3-1 win over
The HinduMali enter knock-out round with 3-1 win over New Zealand - IN ...The HinduAfrican champions Mali breezed into the knock-out rounds of the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a dominating 3-1 win over New Zealand in their final group game ...U-17 World Cup: Mali thump Kiwis to enter 2nd roundYahoo India Newsall 5 news articles »
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 11:40 pm
Full steam ahead for Colombia, Ghana and
FIFA.comFull steam ahead for Colombia, Ghana and MaliFIFA.comDAY REPLAYED - While the hosts bowed out, Colombia, Ghana and Mali all collected impressive victories on day seven of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 to add their names to the list of teams that are through to the knockout stage. It was Ghana who ...Ghana end India's hopes; Mali advanceGulf Todayall 514 news articles »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 1:38 pm
Mali and Ghana ease into Round of 16 at U-17
BBC SportMali and Ghana ease into Round of 16 at U-17 World CupBBC SportBoth Mali and Ghana booked their place in the Round of 16 at the Fifa Under-17 World Cup on Thursday. The Malians beat New Zealand 3-1 in New Delhi to finish second in Group B behind Paraguay, who beat Turkey 3-1 in Mumbai to maintain their 100% ...Mali seals knockout berthThe HinduFIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017FIFA.comFIFA U-17 World Cup: Mali Crush New Zealand 3-1 to Enter Knock-outsNews18ESPN FC -Newshub -Ghanasoccernet.comall 73 news articles »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 10:10 am
Mali rebels refuse to initial peace accord
Mali's rebel coalition said on Friday it was not ready to give preliminary approval to a United Nations-backed peace proposal a day after the government announced that it would. The statement on behalf of the Coordination of Azawad Movements (CMA) is another setback for mediators and the Malian government, which have been urging Tuareg-led separatists to sign for weeks. It received initial ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 2:23 pm
UN warns of sanctions against Mali peace
The UN Security Council on Friday urged a holdout rebel group in Mali to initial a peace deal and said it was ready to slap sanctions on those who resume hostilities. The 15-member council said the March 1 peace accord was a "historic opportunity" for peace in Mali following the Islamist takeover in the north in 2012 that brought the country to the brink of collapse. On Thursday, Malian Foreign ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 12:05 pm
Mali sees growth slipping to 5 pct range in
Mali's economic growth will slow this year after reaching 7.2 percent in 2014 due to increased cotton production, although it should still top 5 percent, the finance minister said on Thursday. The West African nation, one of the region's leading cotton producers, saw raw cotton output jump to 550,000 tonnes in 2014 from 440,000 the previous year after the government increased input subsidies and ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:47 am
Mali's Swedish troops get extra food
Rations for Swedish peacekeepers based in Timbuktu in Mali have been increased after complaints they were going hungry, their spokesman says.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 5:01 am
France cancels $71 mln of debt owed by Mali
French Finance Minister Michel Sapin announced on Thursday that Paris had cancelled 43 billion CFA francs ($71 million) worth of debt owed by Mali. "France wishes to support Mali more to cope with a debt that is an old debt and sometimes difficult to manage," Sapin said following a meeting with Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Sapin gave no further details of the agreement and it was not ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 11:17 pm
Hosts Tunisia beat Mali to reach AfroBasket
RADES (AfroBasket 2015) Playing in front of a sellout crowd at Salle Omnisport de Rades, on the outskirts of Tunis, hosts Tunisia defeated Mali 67-60 in Thursday’s final game of AfroBasket 2015 Quarter-Finals to set up a Semi-Final battle with reigning ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:04 am
Mali midfielder sentenced to prison for
Toulouse (France) (AFP) - Mali international Tongo Doumbia has been handed an eight-month prison sentence for driving offences, a French court court said Thursday. The 26-year-old will likely not serve time behind bars as the judge recommended the sentence ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:52 am
UN to Investigate Militia Role in Breaking
BAMAKO, Mali — A United Nations official says Mali's peace accord monitoring committee is demanding the immediate evacuation of government-allied militia members from a town they took from separatists in the country's north. GATIA militia members chased ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:30 am
Mali mine blast wounds two UN peacekeepers
Bamako (AFP) - Two United Nations peacekeepers were seriously injured Saturday when their vehicle triggered a landmine in northern Mali. MINUSMA, the UN's peacekeeping mission in the volatile west African nation, said the vehicle, part of a logistics ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:52 am
UN: Over 3 million people suffer from hunger
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — More than 3 million people are suffering from hunger as insecurity persists in Mali's north, Mali officials and the United Nations said Wednesday. Food insecurity also means more than 715,000 children are at risk of acute malnutrition ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 2:38 am
UN peacekeeping force proposed for Mali
France has circulated a draft U.N. resolution that would authorize a U.N. peacekeeping force to stabilize key towns in northern Mali and help promote a return to democracy and extend government authority throughout the conflict-wracked country.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 12:55 pm
Chad's leader: Troops to leave Mali
The war against armed Islamic extremists in Mali will lose some 2,000 Chadian soldiers, the president of Chad said, leaving Malian cities more vulnerable to a resurgence of jihadist attacks.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:04 am
Malian military helicopter crash kills 5
Officials say five Malian soldiers including a senior officer are dead after a combat helicopter crash in central Mali.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 1:28 pm
Mali mayor accused of drug trafficking
Authorities have arrested a mayor in northeastern Mali on drug trafficking charges three years after a plane full of cocaine landed near his town, officials said Thursday.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 10:50 am
EU mission trains troops in Mali
In preparation for a drawdown of French troops from Mali, a European Union team started training Malian soldiers for battle against jihadists who overran much of this West African country before they were pushed back by a French military intervention.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 9:02 am
Resolved Question: Why is Mali a poor
What are the reasons for Mali being poor?
Posted on 11 June 2013 | 8:46 pm
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Posted on 22 February 2013 | 4:04 am
Resolved Question: Why is France attacking
Forgive my ignorance, I'm just looking for more of an understanding on the matter.
Posted on 30 January 2013 | 10:33 am
Resolved Question: What is Happening in
I know that Al Qaeda was in northern Mali and they were trying to push south and claim Mali for themselves, and now the Mali troops are trying to push them back to the north with help from the French.
I need to know the entire story because I am writing a report on it. Any sources or explanations are greatly appreciated.
BQ: Is this an "ethnic conflict"?
Posted on 21 January 2013 | 1:07 am
Resolved Question: If i'm American and only
Without a visa for Mali ?
If i have to buy one, can I just buy one at the airport or at certain border points ? How much are they usually ? And I can only stay up to 30 days even with a visa right ?
Posted on 22 October 2011 | 11:02 am