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Crisis in Mali and the bombing of the French Air Force against the Islamists
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Mali Islamist Rebels Capture Konna, Send Military Into Retreat

Mali Islamist Rebels Capture Konna, Send Military Into Retreat | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
"While Dioncounda Traore asked for help from France, we ask for guidance from Allah and from other Muslims in our sub-region because this war has become a war against the crusaders," he said by telephone from Timbuktu ...
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France launches air strikes in Mali against Islamist rebels — War in ...

France launches air strikes in Mali against Islamist rebels — War in ... | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
Reuters reports: France carried out air strikes against Islamist rebels in Mali on Friday as it began a military intervention intended to halt a drive southward by the militants who control the country's desert north.
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West African Bloc Authorizes Troops for Mali - ABC News

West African Bloc Authorizes Troops for Mali - ABC News | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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ECOWAS has been talking for months about a military operation to oust the Islamists from northern Mali. While the U.N. approved a plan it had not been expected until September.
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Analysis: Mali - one African war France could not avoid - Yahoo! News (blog)

Analysis: Mali - one African war France could not avoid - Yahoo! News (blog) | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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France says US helping in battle against Islamist militants in Mali - Fox News

France says US helping in battle against Islamist militants in Mali - Fox News | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
France says US helping in battle against Islamist militants in Mali Fox News BAMAKO, Mali – France's foreign minister says the United States is providing communications and transport help for an international military intervention aimed at wresting...
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French planes bomb north Mali city of Gao as more countries join battle ... - Toronto Star

French planes bomb north Mali city of Gao as more countries join battle ... - Toronto Star | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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France: Mali's Islamists 'Surprisingly Strong' -- News from Antiwar.com

Virtually the whole northern half of Africa is awash in weapons looted in the wake of the NATO war for regime change in Libya, and all those weapons are making the French invasion of Mali a lot less convenient than they'd ...
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French defence ministry confirms reports of Islamist deaths, together with at ... - The Guardian

French defence ministry confirms reports of Islamist deaths, together with at ... - The Guardian | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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Mali Islamists vow to strike 'at heart' of France

Mali Islamists vow to strike 'at heart' of France | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
Islamist forces based in northern Mali vowed Monday to avenge France's fierce military offensive against them on French soil (Am I wrong in thinking that the war in Mali, which now involves French forces, would not be happening if it were...
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The Crisis in Mali: Will French Air Strikes Stop the Islamist Advance? - TIME

The Crisis in Mali: Will French Air Strikes Stop the Islamist Advance? - TIME | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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French forces take action against Mali Islamists | The Salt Lake ...

French forces take action against Mali Islamists | The Salt Lake ... | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
French forces take action against Mali Islamists. Conflict » Former colony had asked for help as militants moved south. By BABA AHMED. and SYLVIE CORBET. | The Associated Press. First Published Jan 11 2013 07:30 pm • Last Updated ...
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10 civilians including 3 children killed in Mali unrest — HRW | News ...

10 civilians including 3 children killed in Mali unrest — HRW | News ... | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
"Furthermore, the Islamists' threats to retaliate against French non-combatants, including hostages, are totally reprehensible and would constitute war crimes. All parties involved in this conflict -- Islamist groups, Malian and ...
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Mali: one African war France could not avoid | Firstpost

Mali: one African war France could not avoid | Firstpost | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
While the Mali Islamists are a rag-tag army, they managed to recoup many of the arms that spilled out of Libya during its war and can inflict real damage including the downing of a French helicopter on the first day of strikes.
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France determined to 'eradicate' terrorism in Mali, official says - CNN

France determined to 'eradicate' terrorism in Mali, official says - CNN | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
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"We have to eradicate this terrorism," he said.
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French Strikes in Mali Supplant Caution of US - New York Times

French Strikes in Mali Supplant Caution of US - New York Times | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
New York Times French Strikes in Mali Supplant Caution of US New York Times Now, in the face of longstanding American warnings that a Western assault on the Islamist stronghold could rally jihadists around the world and prompt terrorist attacks as...
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Mali's Islamist rebels warn: 'War has only started' - iNamibia

Mali's Islamist rebels warn: 'War has only started'. Monday, 14 January 2013 Staff Author | Published in: World News. (CNN) -- As a new round of French military strikes targeted Islamist rebels in Mali on Sunday, both sides of the fight said they ...
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British war planes fly to Mali - Belfast Telegraph

British war planes fly to Mali - Belfast Telegraph | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
British war planes fly to Mali Belfast Telegraph The French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, said that Bamako, the capital of Mali, would have fallen to the Islamist rebels linked to al-Qa'ida within two days if France had not sent helicopters...
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Mali Islamists vow to strike 'at heart' of France

Mali Islamists vow to strike 'at heart' of France | Crisis in Mali and Islamists | Scoop.it
Threat comes days after bombings in Northern Mali (The 21st century definition of War, terrorisim @africareview #Mali Islamists vow to
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