Tag: Kidal

Warring Factions in Northern Mali Agree on Truce

August 25, 2017

Armed rivals in northern Mali reached a landmark truce enabling the return of a state governor to the desert city of Kidal for the first ... Read More

Renewed Violence in Northern Mali Threatens Fragile Peace Deal

July 24, 2016

Heavy fighting erupted in Mali’s restive north between the Tuaregs of the Coordination of movements of Azawad (CMA) and the pro-government militias of the the ... Read More

Algerian diplomats kidnapped in Mali freed

September 1, 2014

After spending more than two years in captivity, the Algerian diplomats kidnapped and taken hostage by the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa ... Read More

Negotiations underway between Mali and the MNLA

June 7, 2013

Official negotiations are underway today between the Malian state and the Touareg rebellion of the “National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad (MNLA)”. The negotiations ... Read More

Intervening in Mali – Securing the Sahel?

January 26, 2013

Last December, the U.N. Security Council passed a cautious resolution that outlined steps to be taken before an international military intervention into Mali to deal ... Read More