Changing Bedfellows And Growing Threats: The Complex Brew Of Insurgent Groups In The Sahel

In the six years since January 2012, armed groups in West Africa’s Sahel region have grown considerably

Chasing After Peace In Mali: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

President Keïta has announced that a national dialogue conference would take place in March. Meanwhile the people, especially in the north, continue to await true change in their daily lives

10 Conflicts To Watch In The World In 2017: Here Are The Three Deadly Ones From Africa

The UN peacekeeping mission in the DR Congo is its largest…and the one in Mali is mostly dangerous, with 70 personnel killed by “malicious acts” since 2013