20 April 2021

Around 40 people reported dead after clashes in Mali Related news


LOME, Togo Some 20 people lost their lives on both sides in clashes between hunters and suspected "jihadist" groups in central Mali last week, an official statement said on Monday.  The clashes took place last Tuesday and Wednesday, according to a statement by Mopti's governor. He said the conflict was the result of a feud between two brothers, one a hunter and the other "involved with alleged jihadist groups." "Far from being an inter-communal conflict, the friction is consequential," the [...]