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UN Volunteers play a critical role in the implementation of MINUSMA mandate in Northern Mali

The two UN Volunteers play a critical role for the proper functioning and implementation of the mandate of the Mission

« Never leave the desert because the desert purifies the soul. Far from it, you are deaf and blind. "So, speak the Tuareg mothers. » Mano Dayak We are about 160 km away from the Algerian border, and more than 1,800 km away from Bamako, in Tessalit, in the heart of the…

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Joint Statement by the United Nations Special Advisers on the Prevention of Genocide and the Responsibility to Protect and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict on Attacks Against Civilians in Central Mali

They urge the Malian government to swiftly undertake a credible investigation into all the atrocities committed in Mali and bring the perpetrators to justice

The three senior UN Official[i]  condemn the unspeakable attack of 9 June 2019 against the village of Sobanou-Kou in the Mopti region of central Mali in which dozens of civilians have been killed, the vast majority being women and children. They deplore the high number of civilian casualties in Mopti…

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Mali

A peacekeeper from Egypt was killed and four were wounded

The Secretary-General condemns this morning’s Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attack against a MINUSMA convoy en route between Douentza and Boni, in the Mopti region.  A peacekeeper from Egypt was killed and four were wounded. MINUSMA peacekeepers responded, killing an assailant and apprehending eight others. The Secretary-General expresses his deepest condolences…

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Independent Expert Completes First Mission to Mali

This year, severe acute malnutrition is projected to increase from 162,913 to 274,145 at the national level, and projected cases of moderate acute malnutrition also range from 470,000 to 582,000

At the end of his first mission to Mali from 24 to 29 June 2018 Mr Alioune Tine, who took office as Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Mali on 1 May 2018, expressed serious concern over the continued deterioration of the security, human rights and humanitarian…

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the attack against international forces in Gao, Mali

The Secretary-General condemns the attack perpetrated against the international forces in Gao, today, which left two civilians killed. Fifteen civilians as well as some Barkhane personnel were wounded in the attack. The Secretary-General expresses his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims as well as to the Malian Government…

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Intercommunal Clashes and Human Rights Violations in Mopti Region, Mali

The Secretary-General is concerned about reports of human rights violations committed against the population by government forces

The Secretary-General is following with concern the rising toll of intercommunal clashes in central Mali, including the killing of 22 people in the village of Koumaga, Mopti region, on 23 June. He calls for calm and restraint, and urges all parties to seek a peaceful resolution of differences and reconciliation…

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Intercommunal Clashes and Human Rights Violations in Mopti Region, Mali

The Secretary-General is concerned about reports of human rights violations committed against the population by government forces

The Secretary-General is following with concern the rising toll of intercommunal clashes in central Mali, including the killing of 22 people in the village of Koumaga, Mopti region, on 23 June. He calls for calm and restraint, and urges all parties to seek a peaceful resolution of differences and reconciliation…

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Mali: Statement by the of United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Counter-Terrorism

Mr. Vladimir Voronkov on the Adoption of the National Policy on the Prevention and Combating of Violent Extremism and Terrorism in Mali

United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Counter-Terrorism Mr. Vladimir Voronkov congratulates the Government of Mali on the signing by President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of the decree on the adoption of the National Policy on the Prevention and Combating of Violent Extremism and Terrorism and its plan of action. He notes with satisfaction…

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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the First Anniversary of the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali

On the occasion of the first anniversary of the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, the Secretary-General welcomes the renewed commitment to peace expressed by the President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and his Government. He notes with satisfaction the decision of the President to appoint Mr. Mahamadou Diagouraga…

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Security Council consultations on Mali

Briefing by Mr. Mongi Hamdi Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Mali 6 October 2015 Monsieur le Président, C'est un honneur pour moi de m'adresser au Conseil de sécurité pour présenter le dernier rapport du Secrétaire général sur la situation au Mali.   Aujourd’hui je voudrais vous donner un aperçu…