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Latest update : 2014-01-17

Mali, one year after France's Operation Serval

It's almost a year now since France responded to an SOS from Mali's interim government in Bamako. Radical Islamists, who had swept across the country's northern deserts, were getting too close to the capital for comfort and the Malian army was ill equipped to mount a defence. The French troops were given a heroes' welcome by many as they pushed north, freeing towns from the rebels' often brutal rule. But things went less smoothly afterwards. We take a look back at the past year in Mali.

By Eve IRVINE , Alexandra RENARD

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2014-12-19 Taliban

Video: Pakistan in mourning after school massacre

The Taliban-perpetrated massacre that claimed the lives of 132 school children in Peshawar on Tuesday has been condemned globally, while in the northern Pakistani city every home...

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2014-12-18 Italy

Child migrants: no parents, no passports

Since January 2014 more than 165 000 migrants have crossed the Mediterranean on treacherous vessels, to reach Europe, many fleeing war and persecution. An increasing number of...

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2014-12-17 Central African Republic

Hunt for Joseph Kony and LRA militants continues

The Lord's Resistance Army is a rebel group infamous for its brutality. Driven out of Uganda nearly a decade ago, LRA militants are now scattered across the Democratic Republic...

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2014-12-16 Denmark

Video: Denmark ‘rehabilitates’ returning jihadists

Denmark has taken a different approach to young Muslims returning to the country after waging jihad abroad. FRANCE 24's Malcolm Brabant reports.

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2014-12-15 Japan

Is the fuel cell the future of the car industry?

In Japan, the world's first mass market fuel cell car has gone on sale. Toyota's Mirai, or "Future", recharges in less than five minutes, its electricity supply is produced on...

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