Mali

Mali: Serious ramifications of the Tazalite attack in the North

Convoy of HCUA and MAA (separatist) fighters On Thursday October 6, unidentified gunmen carried out an attack targeting security forces at the Tazalite refugee camp in the Tahoua Region, Niger. As many as 22 of the camps security forces composed of Nigerien soldiers, gendarmes and guards were...

Niger: Attack against the Tazalite refugee camp (Analysis)

On October 6, around 14h00 local time (13h00 GMT), unidentified gunmen aboard light trucks and possibly motorcycles attacked the refugee camp of Tazalite in the Department of Tassara, Tahoua Region. The camp is inhabited by around 900 families numbering a total of approximately 4.000 Malian...

Mali: Clashes between CMA and Plateforme in Kidal

In northern Mali, in the town of Kidal, violent clashes erupted in the afternoon on Thursday July 21, between the pro-Bamako militia GATIA and fighters from the CMA, an alliance consisting of several factions of former Tuareg rebels, those that were engaged in the clashes...