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Mali: Joint Force Battle Terrorists In Gao

AFRICANGLOBE - French and Malian troops fought Arab terrorists on the streets of Gao and a car bomb exploded in Kidal on Thursday, as fighting showed little sign of abating weeks before France plans to start withdrawing some forces. According to reports from Gao in the country's desert north, French and Malian forces fired after Arab terrorists...

French, Malian Troops Head for Timbuktu and Gao

AFRICANGLOBE - French and Malian troops were advancing on Gao on Friday and had taken the nearby town of Hombori. More than 9,000 refugees have fled northern Mali since the French joined the Malian troops in an offensive against Arab terrorists groups. Timbuktu is reported to be without water or electricity.

Fighting Erupts Among Arab Invaders in Malian Town of Gao

AFRICANGLOBE - Al-Qaeda-linked fighters have gathered reinforcements in the tense Gao region of northeastern Mali and are waiting to see if the Tuareg rebels...

Journalist Beaten After Preventing Islamist Savage From Amputating Man’s Arm in...

A Malian radio presenter is in "intense pain" in hospital in Gao on after a severe beating by Arab terrorists who control the northern...

Helping People in North Mali Survive

"Many people we've met in these semi-desert rural areas are barely able to survive," said Jean-Nicolas Marti, the head of the ICRC regional delegation...

Northern Mali Facing Silent Crisis

While all eyes are on the ongoing political stalemate in Bamako, and the growing radicalism of groups such as Ansar Dine, Al-Qaeda in the...

Malians In the North Suffer Under Arab Islamic Tyranny

One week after the regions of Gao, Kidal and Timbuktu in northern Mali were captured by rebel and Islamist groups, many Malians are trapped...

Urgent Action Needed to Protect Civilians in Mali

The Arab Islamist armed groups who have taken control of Mali's northern cities of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu must protect the civilian population in...