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Local news for Bamako, Mali continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Monday | Newsday

Cleaning up Mali's rubbish

A big white dustcart emerges from over the horizon. It drives up, stops, sighs, grunts then spews household rubbish all over his plants.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Times of Oman

Football: Ahly live dangerously before qualifying for CAF Confederation Cup

Ghazi Abderrazak of Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel and Mohamed Farouk of Egypt's Al-Ahly fight for the ball during their CAF Confederation Cup soccer match in Cairo.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Reuters

Senegal blocks Liberia aid flight, imposes Ebola travel curbs

Regional humanitarian hub Senegal said on Friday it had blocked a regional U.N. aid plane from landing and was banning all further flights to and from countries affected by Ebola, potentially hampering the emergency response to the epidemic.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Senegal, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Mali

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Voice of America

Amnesty says Mali Continues to Jail Former Child Soldiers

Human rights activists say Mali's government continues to jail children accused of having been members of the armed rebel and extremist groups, and that the government is committing human rights abuses in the north.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

GhanaWeb

Ghana's New Envoy Presents Credentials In Mali

Ghana's new Ambassador to the Republic of Mali, His Excellency Mr. Mahmud Khalid, on Tuesday, 12th August, 2014, had the opportunity to present his Letters of Credence to the President of the Republic of Mali, His Excellency Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, in an official ceremony held at the Presidential Palace in the capital, Bamako.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Salif Keita to grace Dakota Jazz Club stage September 1

When Salif Keita stepped on stage as an 18 year old in Mali, West Africa, it was 1967.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News, Mali, World News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Daily Star

UN peacekeeper killed in north Mali; 5 wounded

BAMAKO, Mali: The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali says one of its patrols was attacked, killing a peacekeeper and wounding five others.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Courier

Trots: McCarthys lead Aussie charge in Breeders Crown | semi-final draw

THE powerful New South Wales stable of Belinda and Luke McCarthy will lead the homeland challenge in the Australasian Breeders Crown semi-final in Ballarat on Saturday night.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Courier

Trots: Katy Perry bound for Ballarat's Got Talent night

The smart New Zealand two-year-old filly will be among the major contenders in the Australasian Breeders Crown semi-finals at Bray Raceway next Saturday night.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Washington Post

Investigators leave Air Algerie crash site in Mali

Didier Nourrisson, a communications adviser for the French Embassy in Bamako, said Monday that teams have left the remote site after a week-long investigation.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Ransoming citizens, Europe becomes al-Qaida's patron

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Toure-Raichel Collective to Release New Album 'The Paris Session' 9/30

The formation and success of The Tour-Raichel Collective, the band led by Israeli keyboardist and songwriter Idan Raichel and Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Tour-icons in their own countries and abroad-is a reminder of the unique power of music to bridge geographic, ethnic, political and religious differences.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Africa, Mali

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Navy Times

Boy found dead in C-130 may have been seen near other planes

An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules sits on the flight line at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

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KXXV-TV Waco

French forces arrest Mali jihadist ex-leader

Immigration courts are speeding up hearings for the tens of thousands of Central American children caught on the U.S. border after criticism that the backlogged system is letting immigrants stay in the country for... Immigration courts are speeding up hearings for the tens of thousands of Central American children caught on the U.S. border after ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Free Republic

Stowaway in Air Force C-130 at Ramstein likely suffocated

A teenage boy found dead inside a hidden compartment of an Air Force plane after its return to Ramstein Air Base in Germany from a mission across northern Africa likely suffocated because of a lack of oxygen at high altitude, according to an autopsy performed Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

TwinCities

Europe secretly pays al-Qaida kidnappers millions in ransom

The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a face-saving solution to a vexing problem.

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Related Topix: Mali, World News, Terrorism

Memeorandum

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda's Patron - BAMAKO, Mali - The cash filled three suitcases: 5 million euros.

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Related Topix: Mali, World News, Conservative Political News, US News

Free Republic

Did the War in Libya Prove Hawks Right or Wrong?

"Islamist militants armed with antiaircraft weapons and rocket-propelled grenades stormed a lightly defended United States diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya," The New York Times reported on September 12, 2012.

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