Another ethnic massacre in Mali and political tensions

Another ethnic massacre in Mali and political tensions Kanako Mita and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Political tensions, ethnic massacres, Islamist terrorism, poverty, and other forces are putting enormous strains on Mali. Thus many people demonstrated in the capital against President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. Mali is reeling from ethnic and religious extremism. Hence, like…

Central Mali: An Uprising in the Making?

Central Mali: An Uprising in the Making? International Crisis Group The full report is available in Français EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS While attention has focused on northern Mali, armed violence is escalating at an alarming rate in the centre of the country, long neglected by the state. The management of natural resources has given rise…