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  1. Is it right to pay ransoms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | BBC News

    ... government denied paying any ransom for the hostages' release. "Swiss officials credited Mali President Amadou Toumani Toure with securing Werner Greiner's release and insisted Switzerland had neither negotiated nor paid a ransom for him," Agence ...

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  2. IMF restarts talks with Mali to revive aid package after jet rowRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Reuters

    ... deals led to criticism that the era of murky deals that shrouded the administration of ousted president Amadou Toumani Toure had not come to an end. (Reporting by Tiemoko Diallo; Writing by David Lewis and Bate Felix; Editing by Larry King)

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  3. A reminder of what has been happening in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... officers in the Malian government staged a coup that toppled the democratically elected government of Amadou Toumani Toure. With the capital in chaos, a growing insurgency, featuring both Tuareg rebels and armed Islamists, began to capture key towns ...

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  4. More troops injured in MaliRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Pnompenh Post

    ... an invasion by Tuareg rebels in the north sparked a coup in March 2012 which ousted former president Amadou Toumani Toure. France, which once ran a colony in Mali, sent a military force to stabilise the country and initially defeated the rebels. The ...

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  5. Mali officer arrested over coup bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | News24

    ... a member of the "Red Berets" paratroop corps, who remained loyal to their former commander, president Amadou Toumani Toure, after his ouster in the 2012 coup led by Captain Amadou Haya Sanogo. The Red Berets were foiled in a bid to carry out a ...

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  6. Army officer arrested for suspected plot against Mali's presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Mohamed Ouattara, a member of the elite red beret army unit considered close to deposed President Amadou Toumani Toure , was arrested late on Wednesday, sources said. "He was planning something but didn't have time to carry it out. There were other ...

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  7. You want power? You can have itRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2012 | Black Star Journal

    A follow up on the recent military theft of power in Mali that overthrew the democratically elected president Amadou Toumani Toure ... If you'll recall, the coup leaders insisted their action was solely motivated by the desire to stop the insurgency in the north of the country and to preserve Mali's territorial integrity.

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  8. Mali coup undermines country's stability, securityRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2012 | Black Star Journal

    It was very disappointing to hear about the military coup in Mali by junior officers, which overthrow the democratically-elected president Amadou Toumani Toure .

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  9. Mali's northern rebels hold general meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    ... has based itself in northern Mali for at least 12 years, as part of an alleged secret agreement with Amadou Toumani Toure, the president of Mali who was deposed in the 2012 coup. Paris had said that it was winding down its troop presence in Mali as ...

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  10. Mali coup leader faces possible death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | Al Jazeera

    ... over the disappearance during the 2012 coup of dozens of paratroopers loyal to toppled President Amadou Toumani Toure. A close aide to investigating judge Yaya Karembe, who placed Sanogo in custody in late 2013, confirmed that the new charge, which ...

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  11. Leader of Mali coup charged with conspiracy to murder after bodies discoveredRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | Reuters

    ... over the disappearance during the 2012 coup of dozens of paratroopers loyal to toppled President Amadou Toumani Toure. But in recent months the investigation has led to some 30 bodies being dug from mass graves around the former junta headquarters ...

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  12. Leader of Mali coup chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... near Bamako with 21 bodies thought to be those of high-ranking soldiers loyal to toppled president Amadou Toumani Toure. A close aide to investigating judge Yaya Karembe, who placed Sanogo in custody in late 2013, confirmed that the new charge, ...

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  13. Mali 2012 coup leader facing fresh charge over mass graveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | New Vision

    ... near Bamako with 21 bodies thought to be those of high-ranking soldiers loyal to toppled president Amadou Toumani Toure. Four other bodies were found two weeks later, as investigators interrogated Sanogo and some of his allies. A close aide to ...

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  14. Mali Coup Leader Charged with Conspiracy to MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... over the disappearance during the 2012 coup of dozens of paratroopers loyal to toppled President Amadou Toumani Toure. But in recent months the investigation has led to some 30 bodies being dug from mass graves around the former junta headquarters ...

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  15. New Mali PM chooses ministers with focus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... rebellion in Mali's vast desert north overthrew the democratically elected government of president Amadou Toumani Toure on March 22, 2012. In the chaos that followed, the Tuareg seized control of an area larger than France before being ousted by ...

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  16. Mali's new premier begins talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... rebellion in Mali's vast desert north overthrew the democratically elected government of president Amadou Toumani Toure on March 22, 2012. In the chaos that followed, the Tuareg seized control of an area larger than France before being ousted by ...

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  17. Mali's first post-war premier resignsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | News24

    ... rebellion in Mali's vast desert north overthrew the democratically-elected government of president Amadou Toumani Toure on 22 March 2012. In the chaos that followed, the Tuareg seized control of an area larger than France before being ousted by ...

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  18. Malians Optimistic about Country's DirectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... measures to improve the lives of the citizens. Mali was plunged into crisis following the overthrow of Amadou Toumani Toure's administration in 2012.

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