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Mali

World news about “Mali” published by euronews.

19/07 20:12 CET

Timbuktu tombs rebuilt after militant destruction

Timbuktu tombs rebuilt after militant destruction

Local craftsmen have rebuilt eight mausoleums destroyed by Islamist militants that took over the desert city of Timbuktu in 2012. Invading Islamist fighters considered a local Sufi veneration for the tombs as idolatrous and destroyed the monuments. Thousands of ancient…