Dramatic moment Mali’s President was attacked with a knife during Eid prayers

A video of the moment Mali’s interim President was attacked by a knifeman while he was praying at the mosque has emerged. President Assimi Goita was at the Great Mosque in Bamako on Tuesday, July 20, in celebration of Eid

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Mali interim President, Assimi Goita survives assassination attempt

Mali’s interim President, Assimi Goita on Tuesday July 20, survived an assassination attempt, while offering Eid al-Adha prayers at the Grand Mosque in the capital, Bamako. Religious Affairs Minister, Mamadou Kone told AFP that a man had “tried to kill

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AU Suspends Mali’s Membership After Military Coup and Threatens Sanctions

The African Union has suspended Mali from its membership in response to last week’s military coup and threatened sanctions if a civilian-led government is not restored, the union has announced. The military led by Assimi Goita (pictured above) arrested interim

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