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News Topic - Mali

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Prospects for Mali Peace, Reconciliation Remain Hostage to Extremists A U.N. expert warns Mali's efforts to implement the Bamako Peace and Reconciliation agreement remain under threat from extremist groups who are destabilizing the country. The Independent expert has presented his report on the situation in Mali to the U.N.
Voice of America | 21 hours, 52 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Japan vs Mali LIVE SCORE: Latest updates from the international friendly at the Stade Standard de Leige JAPAN have qualified for their sixth straight World Cup finals and begin their preparations with a friendly against Mali in Belgium. They have yet to make it past the round of 16 yet in the tournament and face a Mali side who have never qualified for the
The Sun | Mar 21, 2018 11:01 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Canada's peacekeeping mission in Africa is destined to become the folly in Mali The Trudeau government has chosen a most inhospitable plot of land that is replete with Islamic terrorism, child soldiers, torrid temperatures and a raging civil war. Whether he sends 250 personnel or 2,500 personnel, he is sending them into quicksand. | Mar 21, 2018 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Thomas Walkom: There is no peace to keep in Mali for Canadian troops Whatever it is, Canada’s planned UN peacekeeping mission to Mali has little to do with keeping the peace.There is no peace to be kept in the West African country. Rather, there is constant conflict as a plethora of militias, armed separatists, crimi | Mar 20, 2018 7:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Safety of Canadian troops headed to Mali is paramount: Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadian troops involved in a UN peacekeeping mission in Mali will be well equipped and will receive all necessary training. Trudeau defended his choice of mission in the House of Commons on Monday.
The Globe and Mail | Mar 20, 2018 12:10 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tories call Mali mission Liberal political face-saving The Defence Minister has announced the government's plan to send a helicopter contingent to support the UN peace force in Mali. Conservative Erin OToole says the Liberals are using the mission to divert attention from recent trips abroad.
The Globe and Mail | Mar 19, 2018 9:52 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Canada to send helicopters and peacekeeping troops to Mali Ottawa wants to send Canadian peacekeepers to Mali, a country broken by civil war and Islamist extremism. It is the first major peacekeeping mission by Canada to Africa since Somalia and Rwanda in the early 1990s.
The Globe and Mail | Mar 19, 2018 8:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Canada Announces Peacekeeping Mission in Mali Canada has announced a peacekeeping effort in the West African country of Mali that includes six helicopters and some support troops. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday the deployment will be 12 months. The mission will include two Chinook hel
Voice of America | Mar 19, 2018 5:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Canada to send military force including women to support UN mission in Mali Increasing womens role in peacekeeping is a priority, says ministerForce of helicopters and infantry is smaller than first indicatedCanada will deploy helicopters and troops including female soldiers to Mali in support of an ongoing UN peacekeeping missio
The Guardian | Mar 19, 2018 4:58 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Canada to deploy helicopters, medical team to UN Mali mission OTTAWA—Canada’s military will deploy helicopters and a personnel to Mali as part of the Liberals long-delayed promise to support United Nations peace operations.Confirming plans that have been in the works for months, Defence Minister Harjit S | Mar 19, 2018 3:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend