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April 18, 2012
At least eight key political figures and military officials in Mali have been arbitrarily detained by armed men, and are being held incommunicado.
Amnesty in the News
April 11, 2012

"Northern Mali is on the brink of a major humanitarian disaster," says Amnesty International. The human rights group warns of a dire shortage of food and medical resources in the north of the coun...

Press Release
April 5, 2012

Amnesty International said today aid agencies must be allowed immediate access to northern Mali to prevent a humanitarian disaster due to severe food and medical shortages caused by looting, abduct...

Amnesty in the News
April 4, 2012
Los Angeles Times

Tuareg rebels, battle-hardened by their time fighting for Libya's late leader Moammar Kadafi, have conquered a huge swath of northern Mali, including the key cities of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu, in a...

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