Africa News Roundup: Mopti Area Clashes, Malian Refugees, Lake Chad, and More

From Sahel Blog Sat Jan 12 2013, 07:07:01

More on the clashes around Mopti, Mali and on international reactions: NYT: "Mali Government Is Left Reeling After Islamists Take Village Long Held by Army." The village in question is Konna (more on the conquest of Konna from France24 here). NYT ... Continue reading →

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