Roundup on Mali's Iyad Ag Ghali

From Sahel Blog Mon Nov 19 2012, 08:43:11

The northern Malian Tuareg leader Iyad Ag Ghali has had a long and complex career. He is currently the head of Ansar al Din (Arabic: "Defenders of the Faith"), part of the Islamist coalition that controls northern Mali and a ... Continue reading →

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