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Gunmen attack EU mission in Mali capital; 1 attacker dead

March 22, 2016 7:49 am

Bamako attack: Armed forces killed at least one man, who lay outside the hotel in jeans and a shirt in a pool of blood next to a Kalashnikov rifle. His backpack lay beside him.

Four dead as migrant truck attacked in Mali: sources

December 01, 2015 7:52 am

Four men on motorbikes opened fire on the lorry as it travelled towards Kidal, in the country's far northeast.

Three killed, 20 injured in Mortar attack on UN base in north Mali

November 29, 2015 8:55 am

The attack came eight days after Islamic extremists attacked a luxury hotel further south in the capital, Bamako, in which 20 people were killed.

Two arrested over attack on luxury hotel in Mali

November 27, 2015 1:57 pm

Two gunmen armed with Kalashnikov assault rifles and explosives stormed the hotel before 7 am on November 20, striking just as security guards were about to change shifts.

China pledges to work with Africa in fighting militancy after Mali attack

November 26, 2015 10:19 am

Chinese President Xi Jinping called for relevant departments to boost security work outside China's borders last week after gunmen attacked a hotel in Mali's capital on Nov. 20.

Mali forces hunting 'more than 3' suspects after attack

November 21, 2015 6:24 pm

Malians awoke to a state of emergency after Friday's attack in Bamako that was claimed by an extremist group formed by notorious Algerian militant Moktar Belmoktar.

Three top Chinese officials killed in Mali, Xi Jinping condemns attack

November 21, 2015 4:21 pm

Xi condoled the families of the victims, and asked the government agencies to increase work to protect citizens abroad and called on the international community to do more to prevent violent acts.

Indian-American among those killed in Mali terror attack

November 21, 2015 11:41 am

"We are devastated that Anita is gone—it's unbelievable to us that she has been killed in this senseless act of violence and terrorism," the family said.

Mali hostage crisis ends as security forces gun down militants; 27 killed

November 20, 2015 2:42 pm

"It's all happening on the seventh floor, jihadists are firing in the corridor," a security source told AFP.

Mali hotel siege ends as all hostages freed by Army; 12 dead

August 08, 2015 10:35 am

Officials had earlier announced that five Malian soldiers were killed, two jihadis and a U.N. contractor, bringing the total death toll to 12.


Radisson hotel in Mali attacked; 170 hostages taken

November 20, 2015 4:52 pm

A Malian military official says at least three people are confirmed dead in an attack on a hotel in the capital where more than 100 hostages are believed to be held.