• Analysis

Our findings will surprise many who follow African politics.

  • Molly Ariotti
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  • Analysis

The prime minister and his government resigned in April, signaling that official Mali has no effective response.

  • Susanna D. Wing
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  • Analysis

There was less violence than expected in the north.

  • Analysis

The elections face four main challenges — including potential violence and voting irregularities.

The country's youth are becoming a political force.

Forces seeking to destabilize Mali are not just isolated in far-flung Northern regions but are close to the presidential palace.

In the wake of a recent terrorist attack, researchers draw from survey data and focus groups to highlight citizens’ opinions about Mali’s ongoing security crisis.

  • Jaimie Bleck, Abdoulaye Dembele and Guindo Sidiki
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  • Africa, Mali
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Journalists want clear-cut answers, but evidence is partial and incomplete, and what evidence we do have may be intentionally misleading.

Mali’s fragile democracy remains rife with tensions and the political crisis is intimately linked to the rise of terrorism in the country.

Terrorists struck Mali's capital on Friday. Here's what you need to know.

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