COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: BamakoGovernment: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta
Land Size: 1.25 million sq km (482,077 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Thu - Jun 22, 2017: The Stoning That Didn't Happen, and Why it Matters - AllAfrica News: Mali
[African Arguments] Most media accounts depict an unequivocal reign of terror under Islamist rule in northern Mali. That's inaccurate in some important ways.
- Thu - Jun 22, 2017: Mali and the Sahel - EU Strengthens Its Action in Support of Security of the Region - AllAfrica News: Mali
[PR Newswire] Brussels -Today, the Council adopted a decision to support the regionalisation of EU Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) missions in the Sahel region, namely EUCAP Sahel Mali, EUCAP Sahel Niger and EUTM Mali.
- Wed - Jun 21, 2017: Gambia Intensifies Preparations for Chan Qualifiers Against Mali - AllAfrica News: Mali
[The Point] The Gambia have intensify preparations for their crucial 2018 CHAN qualifiers first leg tie at home to Mali next month in Banjul.
- Tue - Jun 20, 2017: Death Toll Rises in Mali Attack - AllAfrica News: Mali
[Deutsche Welle] Four people died in the Sunday attack at the Malian luxury resort Campement Kangaba in the outskirts of the capital Bamako. One guest is still missing.
- Mon - Jun 19, 2017: Dozens of Guests Rescued After Deadly Resort Attack - AllAfrica News: Mali
[Al Jazeera] At least two people have been killed after an attack on a popular tourist resort on the outskirts of Mali's capital, Bamako, according to officials, but dozens of guests were rescued.