Wed, 14 Aug 2019 04:41:37 GMT
Child Soldiers and Deaths Surge As Violence Worsens
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The number of children forced to join armed groups in Mali has doubled since last year amid worsening jihadist and ethnic violence, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 22:55:50 GMT
UN Warns of Spike in Grave Violations Against Children in Mali As 'The New Normal'
[UN News] Voicing great concern over a sharp increase in the killing and maiming of children in Mali due to ongoing fighting and instability, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) and partners on Tuesday, called on all warring parties to stop attacks and "...

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 08:56:21 GMT
Malians Need Protection as Country Descends into Chaos - UN
[VOA] The U.N. refugee agency is urging countries to provide international protection and asylum to people fleeing the increasingly chaotic conditions in Mali.

Fri, 09 Aug 2019 08:15:47 GMT
AFL Sixth Batch of Peacekeepers Complete Training Heads for Mali
[New Republic] A contingent of the Armed Forces of Liberia is expected to be deployed in Mali as part of the ongoing United Nation Peacekeeping Mission in that West African State. The troops to be deployed have completed pre-deployment training at th...

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 13:03:15 GMT
Experts Prepare Liberian Troops for Mali
[New Dawn] British and French military experts have completed weeks of training Liberian military personnel at Camp Ware in Careysburg, Montserrado County in preparation for the sixth deployment of Liberian troops to Mali this September on a UN peace...