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Ousted Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta dies aged 76

The ousted President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, has died aged 76, family and former colleagues say. Two years ago he suffered a minor stroke but the cause of his death on Sunday was not immediately clear. He died at his home in the capital Bamako, a member of his family told AFP news agency. […]

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Malian President resigns, dissolves parliament after military mutiny

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has resigned, after being detained by soldiers on Tuesday, state TV reports. In a televised address, Mr Keïta said he was also dissolving the government and parliament. “I want no blood to be spilled to keep me in power,” he added. “If today, certain elements of our armed forces want […]