The death toll in a bomb blast that hit a bus in central Mali's Mopti
region rose to 14, the country's security minister said, Trend reports citing Sputnik.
Trois soldats maliens tues et sept autres blesses dans une attaque perpetree mardi par des hommes armes non identifies, vers Boussouma, a une quarantaine de kilometres de Douentza, dans la region de Mopti
, au centre du Mali, a-t-on appris de source securitaire, a Bamako.
The move follows warnings from the UN Children's Fund, UNICEF, that central areas of Mali, especially around Mopti
, are seeing an increased level of violence, including the killing and maiming of children.
Region, Mali, 37 civilians were killed in an attack perpetrated by Dozo extremists in the Mopti
The gravest communal crisis was of March in which 150 people of the Fulani community were killed in Mopti
Jeddah, June 11 (BNA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned vehemently the attack perpetrated by an armed group, targeting the village of Sobanekou in the central Mopti
region of Mali, which left 95 people dead and many others injured.
A new massacre was committed Sunday night in Sobame Da, near Sanga town in the Mopti
region, "France 24" channel quoted the ministry.
Jeddah, April 29, 2019, SPA -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the terrorist attacks perpetrated on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 April 2019 in Mali, Mopti
region, and Burkina Faso, Koulpelogo province, respectively, during which about 20 people were killed and many others injured.
The Egyptian "Blue Helmet" died in the Mopti
region after his vehicle struck an Improvised Explosive Device (IED).
But he became the lightning rod for anger, led by influential Muslim clerics and vocalised by mass protests, over massacres in the Mopti
region, an ethnic mosaic in the centre of the country.
A further 55 civilians were hurt in the attack in Ogossagou in the Mopti