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October 17, 2016
Gunmen attack Niger prison holding extremists, 1 dead
Gunmen attacked a prison in Niger that holds jihadists early Monday and were repelled by security forces who killed an ...
October 15, 2016
American aid worker kidnapped in Niger, official says
Gunmen stormed the house of a longtime American aid worker in Niger, killing two people before fleeing with the man toward ...
October 11, 2016
Suicide bomber attacks UN patrol near Timbuktu, no deaths
A United Nations official in Mali and the Swedish defense command say a suicide bomber has attacked peacekeepers near ...
October 09, 2016
Germany's Merkel in Mali to strengthen development, ties
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday that Germany wants to strengthen its cooperation with Mali to improve development ...
October 08, 2016
Germany's Merkel calls for more support for Africa
Chancellor Angela Merkel is pushing for more international support for Africa, saying it's important to fight problems ...
October 07, 2016
Dutch to keep troops in Mali peacekeeping force next year
The Dutch government says it will remain involved in a United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali next year, keeping some ...
October 06, 2016
As Merkel set to visit Africa, migrant crisis is top issue
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is making a three-nation visit to Africa next week, with the migrant crisis leading the ...
October 04, 2016
Ambush kills soldier in Mali; 2nd UN peacekeeper dies
A Malian soldier was killed and two others wounded in an ambush near Timbuktu, an army spokesman said Tuesday, as the United ...
September 27, 2016
Muslim radical convicted in destruction of mausoleums
An international court on Tuesday found a Muslim radical guilty of committing a war crime by overseeing the destruction of ...
September 19, 2016
France remembers victims of terror attacks in Paris ceremony
A ceremony in memory of all victims of terror attacks has been held in Paris as France is still under a state of emergency.
September 11, 2016
Gunmen kill woman, 5-year-old boy in Niger refugee camp
A spokesman for the U.N. refugee agency says that a woman and a 5-year-old boy were killed when unidentified gunmen attacked ...
September 10, 2016
Gunmen kill 3 soldiers, injure 2 in central Mali 'ambush'
Mali's defense ministry says three soldiers were killed and two seriously injured in an attack by unidentified gunmen near ...
August 24, 2016
Lawyer: Timbuktu residents felt shame after sites destroyed
By reducing historic mausoleums in Timbuktu to dusty piles of rubble, Islamic extremists desecrated holy sites, leaving ...
August 22, 2016
Malian extremist pleads guilty to Timbuktu rampage
Expressing "deep regret" for his actions, an Islamic extremist pleaded guilty Monday to orchestrating the destruction of ...
August 21, 2016
Timbuktu mausoleum destruction suspect set to plead guilty
An Islamic radical accused of involvement in destroying historic mausoleums in the Malian desert city of Timbuktu goes on ...
August 07, 2016
UN says attack kills 1 peacekeeper, injures 4 in north Mali
The United Nations mission in Mali says at least one peacekeeper has been killed and four others wounded in an attack in the ...
July 30, 2016
Fighting between rival Tuareg groups kills 6 in NE Mali
Fighting broke out Saturday in northeastern Mali between a coalition of Tuareg rebels and a Tuareg group allied with the ...
July 27, 2016
Mali arrests jihadist head of group that killed 17
A Mali intelligence official says authorities have arrested a jihadist leader whose group claimed responsibility for an ...
July 13, 2016
UNESCO: Mali's Old Towns of Djenne endangered by insecurity
UNESCO is adding Mali's Old Towns of Djenne, famous for their adobe architecture, to its list of World Heritage in Danger ...
July 10, 2016
Mali: Gunmen kill 2 soldiers near Burkina Faso border
A local official says unidentified gunmen killed two soldiers in central Mali near the border with Burkina Faso.