After 42 days during which no new cases of Ebola have been recorded in Mali, the government says the epidemic there is over, but people are urged to continue with preventative measures
A French hostage has been freed by North African Islamist militants who had abducted him in Mali three years ago. Serge Lazarevic was taken by
A two-year-old girl who was Mali’s first case of Ebola has died in hospital.
She had travelled by bus with her grandmother from Guinea via Mali’s
Mali has confirmed its first case of Ebola just one week after the World Health Organisation, (WHO), named the country most vulnerable to an
French President Francois Holande has ordered that flags fly at half-mast on government buildings across France for three days beginning on
French President Francois Hollande has said there were no survivors in the crash of an Air Algerie passenger plane which crashed in Mali on Thursday
French President Francois Hollande has confirmed that there were no survivors in the crash of an Air Algerie passenger plane in the West African
The French president’s office has announced that the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight has been discovered in Mali.
The plane had 116 passengers
An Air Algerie plane with 116 people on board is believed to have crashed, according to the French Foreign Minister.
A search is underway for the
A video has been released of the French hostage Serge Lazarevic who has been held for two years in the Sahara by al Qaeda’s North African wing.
Rebels in northern Mali have signed a ceasefire agreement with the government.
It comes after a week when dozens of soldiers have been killed or
In Mali, Tuareg rebels have reportedly captured a number of towns in the north of the country, including the key strategic cities of Kidal and Menaka
Malian Prime Minister Moussa Mara has declared his government is now “at war” with Tuareg rebels after Saturday’s deadly clashes between the army and
Islamist militants have said a Frenchman kidnapped in Mali is dead.
They gave no details in a call to France’s AFP news agency but said that
Two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed in a car bomb blast in Kidal, northeastern Mali, according to witnesses.
The explosion targeted
Mali has been voting in parliamentary elections – the second time the country has been to the polls since France intervened this year to oust al
Al Qaeda’s north African wing has reportedly claimed responsibility for the murder of two French journalists in northern Mali on Saturday.
The bodies of the two French journalists murdered in Mali have arrived back in France.
The Air France plane touched down in Paris earlier this
Police in Mali hunting the killers of two French journalists in the north of the country say they have arrested ten suspects.
Claude Verlon and
The bodies of two French journalists believed murdered by militants in northern Mali have been flown to the capital Bamako pending repatriation to
France’s foreign minister has condemned the murder of two French journalists in Mali as “cold blooded assasination” by “terrorists”
Two journalists with French radio station RFI have been shot dead by gunmen in Mali.
Claude Verlon and Ghislaine Dupont had just finished
The French Foreign Ministry has confirmed that two French journalists kidnapped by gunmen in Mali earlier on Saturday have been killed.
The Netherlands has said it will send combat helicopters and around 380 troops to Mali.
It will be the Dutch forces’ most significant foreign
France has released images from Mali of a joint operation between its forces, together with UN and Malian troops.
The French Ministry of Defence