Mali Federation

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Mali Federation:

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, officially Republic of Mali, independent republic (2015 est. pop. 17,468,000), 478,764 sq mi (1,240,000 sq km), the largest country in W Africa. Mali is bordered on the north by Algeria, on the east and southeast by Niger, on the south by Burkina Faso and Côte
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The French colonies of Senegal and the French Sudan were merged in 1959 and granted their independence as the Mali Federation in 1960.
Mali federation general secretary Boubacar Thiam said: "We vehemently protest against the behaviour of the Algerian and Angolan teams.
The military was also closely implicated in the collapse of the Mali federation in August 1960 (p.
As Chapter 8 demonstrates, it was only after the collapse of the short-lived Mali Federation in August 1960 that 'the model of multilayered sovereignty--territorial, federal, Community--ceased to be an option' (p.
In January 1959, Soudan joined Senegal to form the Mali Federation, which became fully independent within the French Community on June 20, 1960.