Apr 12th, 2013
By Karafillis Giannoulis Diango Sissoko, the Malian interim Prime Minister has promised that elections in Mali will take place in July. Sissoko visited Gao in Northern Mali. This was the first visit by a senior government in the region since the French forces freed Gao from all the al Qaeda linked re...
Nov 14th, 2012
The African Union has endorsed a plan for military intervention to help oust Islamist militants from northern Mali. Following AU approval Tuesday, the proposal must now clear the United Nations Security Council. AU Peace and Security Council Commissioner Ramtane Lamamra urged the world body to author...
In African Union (AU)
Mar 20th, 2012
WASHINGTON, March 20, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Interview Cheryl Benton Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs Michael Battle U.S. Ambassador to the African Union Steve McDonald, Africa Program Director, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Washington, D...