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Mali: At least 31 civilians killed after militants attack bus

Thirty-one people were killed in central Mali after militants attacked civilians in a bus going towards the market, officials said. Gunmen opened fire and killed the driver, before setting the bus on fire, according to authorities. Most of the victims were women, according to the EFE news agency. The deadly attack is the latest in […]

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16 government soldiers, 30 armed fighters killed in central Mali attack

At least nine soldiers have been killed and 11 more wounded in an attack in central Mali, the army said, but local officials said the death toll was even higher. The attack on Wednesday occurred near the village of Bodio in the Mopti region, the epicentre of violence in Mali by fighters linked to al-Qaeda […]