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US sanctions Mali Islamist group leader

The United States imposed sanctions on a leader of an al Qaeda-linked Islamist militant group in Mali and warned the influence of Islamic State...

Militants kill 54 in Mali army post attack

At least 53 soldiers and a civilian were killed in an attack on an army post in northern Mali, government said, in one of...

Denmark to send three aircraft to the Sahel

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Denmark has announced it will send a C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft to Mali and two EH-101 helicopters to the Sahel as it strengthens...

Mali: militants killed, soldiers rescued

The Malian army killed about 50 militants during an operation and rescued some soldiers captured during attacks last month on two bases in the...

Al Qaeda affiliate claims Mali attack

Al Qaeda’s West Africa affiliate claimed responsibility for co-ordinated, deadly attacks last week on army bases in central Mali. Thirty-eight soldiers were killed and...

Mali peacekeepers attacked

A UN peacekeeper was killed and four others wounded when their vehicle hit an explosive device in northern Mali, MINUSMA said. The identity of...

Mali double attack death now 28

The death toll from attacks on two army bases in central Mali has risen to 38 from 25, defence minister Dahirou Dembélé said on...

Families of killed Malian soldiers demand answers

Wives and children of Malian soldiers demonstrated in the capital Bamako, demanding information from government after 25 soldiers were killed and 60 went missing...

Malian soldiers killed in jihad attacks

Twenty-five Malian soldiers were killed and 60 are missing after suspected jihadists attacked army camps in central Mali government said in a statement. The...

Estonian soldiers using THeMIS unmanned ground vehicles in Mali

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Estonian infantry serving with the United Nations mission in Mali have for the first time used a THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) whilst on...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...