Mali

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

Mali players fight each other at basketball World Cup

Governing body FIBA opened an investigation on Tuesday after two Mali players at the women's basketball World Cup had a fight after their game.

November 2, 2019
November 2, 2019

Attack on Mali military post kills 53 soldiers

Fifty-three soldiers are killed in a "terrorist attack" on a Mali military post in the northeast of the country.

April 14, 2018
April 14, 2018

Bangladeshi peacekeepers get UN medal in Mali

Some 139 members of a Bangladeshi Formed Police Unit (FPU) serving with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) have been awarded the UN medal for their efforts to support peace in the West African country.

September 24, 2017
September 24, 2017

3 Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack

Three Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers are killed in explosions during a clash with criminals in Mali, says Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR).

March 17, 2017
March 17, 2017

Mali banned from international football

Mali has been suspended from international football after the West African country's sports minister sacked the executive committee of its football federation, soccer's governing body FIFA said on Friday.

May 30, 2016
May 30, 2016

5 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali attack

Five United Nations peacekeepers are killed and another seriously injured in an attack in central Mali. The soldiers - who were from Togo - were travelling in the Mopti region when their vehicle came under fire before hitting a landmine.

May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016

2 Bangladeshi peacekeepers killed in storm

Two Bangladeshi police constables on the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali were killed and five others injured in a storm on Sunday.

May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016

2 Bangladesh UN peacekeepers die in Mali storm

Two Bangladeshis on UN peacekeeping mission were killed and five injured in a storm in Mali.

December 28, 2015
December 28, 2015

Islamic extremists kill 15 Tuaregs in Mali

Islamic extremist in Mali's north have killed at least 15 people in two attacks in the Kidal region near the border with Algeria, a jihadi group and resident said.

November 21, 2015
November 21, 2015

Hotel attacks: Mali declares 10-day state of emergency

Gun-toting jihadists took more than 100 people hostage for around nine hours at a top hotel in Mali's capital Bamako on Friday, in an attack claimed by an al-Qaeda affiliate that left at least 27 people dead.