Mali protests - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Mali protests


International appeal for calm in Mali after protest deaths

Jul 13, 2020 - 7:11 PM

Mali's European allies and regional partners are anxious, given the country's poverty, ethnic mix, and strategic location at the heart of the Sahel

CLASHES. In this file photo, protesters gestures on a barricade put up in front of the Salam mosque of Badalabougou, where the influent Imam Mahmoud Dicko led a prayer dedicated to the victims of the clashes of the past two days in Bamako on July 12, 2020. File photo by Michele Cattani/AFP

Mali tense after deadly anti-government protests

Jul 11, 2020 - 9:34 PM

Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita orders an investigation into the unrest

PROTEST. A man holds a sign reading "Release Soumaila" during a meeting organized to call for the release of opposition leader Soumaila Cisse, kidnapped in central Mali on March 25, during the campaign for parliamentary elections in Bamako on July 2, 2020. Photo by Michelle Cattani/AFP