News
Roger Annis | A state of emergency prevails in Mali, declared by the governing regime. Meanwhile France continues bombing and Canada extends its involvement.
Blog
French soldiers patrol streets. Photo: Ian Glover/Flickr
Gerry Caplan | Another interminable foreign war by the white world against another group of Muslims is certain to fuel even more extremism, to provoke retaliation and to exacerbate the humanitarian disaster.
News
Roger Annis | Canadian troops have participated in military exercises in west Africa since at least 2008. In 2009, Mali was named one of six “countries of focus” in Africa for Canadian aid.
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The C-17 military transport plane. (Photo: Wikipedia)
Derrick O'Keefe | Canada has joined another military intervention. We need far more debate and discussion about foreign policy in this country.
Podcast
Heather Yundt | A Tuareg group declared the independence of northern Mali in April. Africafiles explores the implications and future of an independent Azawad.
Blog
Roger Annis | The Touareg rebellion in the north of Mali has few friends internationally and raises concerns that legitimate national grievances will be met with military violence.