Suspected jihadists kill more than 100 civilians in central Mali, officials say

Issued on: 20/06/2022 – 20:06Modified: 20/06/2022 – 20:11 Greater than 100 civilians have been killed over the previous three days in neighbouring cities in central Mali in assaults blamed on jihadists, native officers and a senior authorities official stated Monday. The killings happened in Diallassagou and two close by villages, Diaweli and Dessagou, in central Mali, a longtime hotbed of Sahelian violence. An elected official talking on situation of anonymity for safety causes advised AFP that the violence was persevering with Monday. Nonetheless, Nouhoum Togo, one other official, stated that the military had reached the scene of the assault and was capable of depend the useless. He stated on social media that the variety of victims was a lot increased … Read more

UN peacekeeper killed in Mali mine blast

Issued on: 19/06/2022 – 15:44 A UN peacekeeper was killed by a mine Sunday in restive northern Mali as he was taking part in a patrol, the pinnacle of the UN’s MINUSMA Mali pressure El Ghassim Wane tweeted. The peacekeeper was a part of the Guinean contingent in MINUSMA, a MINUSMA official advised AFP on situation of anonymity. “He was first wounded and died of his accidents at our hospital in Kidal,” he added. The most recent loss of life comes amid tense negotiations on the renewal of MINUSMA’s mandate.  175 peacekeepers of MINUSMA have died to date A complete of 175 of its peacekeepers have died in hostile acts.  “Horrible information that provides to the lengthy record of our … Read more