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Conflict In Mali

Mali and the Africa Land Grab

February 25, 2013

Sasha Ross: France wants to secure North Mali’s rice fields as a food supply for Libya; part of land grabs taking place all over Africa

French Intervention in Mali Violates UN Resolution; Root of Crisis Marginalization of the North

January 17, 2013

Emira Woods: The French have violated the UN resolution as they defend their resource interests; Africans want a comprehensive aid and political package for Northern Mali

UN Approves Intervention in Mali

December 23, 2012

Nii Akuetteh: France, US, and African Union push resolution for an African led military force to take northern Mali back from militant Islamic forces

AFRICOM and the Conflict in Mali

May 3, 2012

Nii Akuetteh: Why did US trained officers organize the coup in Mali?