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ISS: Time to tackle violence against women in Mali

The transition period could set the tone for new norms that future governments could live by. On 26 September, hundreds of Malian women and some...

Villagers killed in central Mali as mediators seek to restore stability

Armed men killed at least 12 villagers in central Mali, local officials said on Thursday, while in the capital Bamako West African mediators held...

Teargas used to break up Mali protest

Riot police used teargas to break up opposition supporters who planned to march through Mali's capital to call for transparency in next...

Gunmen attack EU military mission headquarters in Mali; one attacker killed

Gunmen on Monday attacked a hotel in Mali's capital, Bamako, that had been converted into the headquarters of a European Union military...

Landmine kills UN peacekeeper in Mali

A UN peacekeeper was killed in Mali by a landmine on Tuesday, underlining persistent insecurity in the country four days after Islamist...

Islamist gunmen attack luxury hotel in Mali capital, 170 taken hostage

Gunmen shouting Islamic slogans attacked a luxury hotel full of foreigners in Mali's capital Bamako early on Friday morning, taking 170 people...

Explosion in Mali capital kills one, cause unclear

An explosion at a house near the airport in Mali's capital, Bamako, killed one person and injured four others on Friday, government...

Two dead, 15 prisoners escape from Mali prison in gun battle

At least two people were killed and 15 prisoners escaped after a suspected Islamist militant detainee shot his way out of the...

Feature: French intervention in Mali: A military perspective

Following the unanticipated capture of the town of Konna by MUJOU (Movement for Unity and Jihad in West Africa) militants on January...