Bundestag extends Bundeswehr missions in Mali — RT DE

Despite the more difficult security conditions, the Bundeswehr is initially continuing its UN missions in the crisis-ridden country of Mali. However, following the announced withdrawal of France, several questions remain unresolved, including the continued protection of German soldiers. On Friday, the German Bundestag decided to extend the Bundeswehr’s participation in the UN stabilization mission MINUSMA […]

Court in Mali summons France’s foreign minister ‘to damaging public property’ — RT DE

12 May 2022 21:02 Against the background of considerable political tensions between Mali and France, a court in Bamako summoned French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian. Le Drian’s son Thomas is also under investigation. Both are scheduled to audition on June 20th. Source: AFP © DOMINIQUE FAGET An investigating magistrate in Mali, West Africa, has […]

France announces withdrawal from Mali — RT EN

17 Feb 2022 11:43 am The western military intervention in Mali took place around nine years ago. The declared aim of western countries is to fight terrorism. But lately, serious disputes have arisen over Western sanctions against the Malian military junta. Paris, some European countries and Canada announced in a joint statement on Thursday that […]

Berlin threatens Mali with troop withdrawal — RT DE

16 Feb 2022 10:45 p.m In recent weeks, serious conflicts have erupted between the African state and several western states that are militarily involved there. The background are Western sanctions against the ruling military junta. Federal Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht (SPD) has threatened Mali with the withdrawal of the Bundeswehr soldiers still stationed there if […]

Mali ejects French ambassador — RT EN

31 Jan 2022 4:19 pm Relations between Mali, which is currently ruled by a military junta, and western countries have deteriorated dramatically in recent weeks. They had decided on sanctions against the African country. The government of the African state of Mali has given the French ambassador a deadline of 72 hours within which the […]