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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Burkina Faso And Mali To Coordinate Forces After Deadly Attacks

Prime ministers met on Sunday, two days after al Qaeda militants seized the Splendid Hotel in Burkina Faso’s capital, killing at least 28 people.

January 18, 2016

Mali State TV Shows Photos Of ‘Authors’ Of Hotel Attack

Mali state television showed images on Monday of two men, apparently dead, that it said were the “authors” of an attack by Islamist militants on a luxury hotel in the capital Bamako and appealed for information as to their identity.

November 23, 2015

As Many As 27 Killed In Attack On Mali Hotel; 6 Americans Among Scores Freed

Gunfire and explosions continued late into the afternoon, as security forces surrounded the Radisson Blu hotel and conducted a floor-by-floor rescue operation.

November 20, 2015

At Least 27 Dead After Islamists Seize Luxury Hotel In Mali’s Capital

Malian commandos stormed a luxury hotel with at least 170 people inside, many of them foreigners, that had been seized by Islamist gunmen.

November 20, 2015

Twelve Die In Attacks On Three Mali Hotels

Soldiers and police Saturday ended a siege in a northern Mali trading hub in which at least 12 people died.

August 8, 2015

Algerian Airliner Missing Over Mali ‘Probably Crashed’

Algiers (AFP) — An Air Algerie plane missing since early Thursday over Mali with 116 passengers and crew, including 50 French nationals, on board probably crashed, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said. “Despite intensive searches, no trace of the plane has been found as we speak,” he said in Paris. “The plane has probably crashed. […]

July 24, 2014

Air Algerie Plane With Over 110 On Board Missing Over Mali

Algiers (AFP) – An Air Algerie plane with more than 110 people on board including French and Spanish nationals went missing Thursday during a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers, company sources and officials said. Algerian radio said 51 French citizens and 26 from Burkina Faso were among the 116 passengers on the plane which […]

July 24, 2014