Map. History of Sahel conflict

21 September 2018
7 hour ago
Four Shiite members arrested for attacking police, destroying property in Zaria
US President Donald Trump suggested building a wall across the Sahara as a means to help solve the European migration crisis, Spain's Foreign Minister Josep Borrell said.
The maps of the French Foreign Ministry on areas not recommended in Burkina and Niger were modified yesterday after the kidnapping in Niger near the border. Although France usually exaggerates the forbidden areas, things are getting ugly
2 day ago
Italian priest kidnapped along Niger-Burkina Faso border
BurkinaFaso: Burkina's armed forces carried out airstrikes and conducted combing operations in the areas of Pama and Gayeri, Est Region, resulting in the destruction of militant bases , according to EMGA statement4 day ago
BurkinaFaso: Burkina's armed forces carried out airstrikes and conducted combing operations in the areas of Pama and Gayeri, Est Region, resulting in the destruction of militant bases , according to EMGA statement
Burkina Faso: A provisional toll speaks of 5 dead including the village imam and 4 others wounded, the deadliest attack targeting civilians in the Est Region
BurkinaFaso: An imam and his family were assassinated early this morning in Dibiga (Kompiembiga), Gourma Province; signs of emerging assassination campaign in the Est Region
Rare photos of French forces night raid against Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS)1 week ago
Rare photos of French forces night raid against Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISGS)
Burkina Faso: Ranger station in Nassougou, Gourma Province attacked once again early this morning, no casualties, although motorbikes and lodgings burned1 week ago
Burkina Faso: Ranger station in Nassougou, Gourma Province attacked once again early this morning, no casualties, although motorbikes and lodgings burned
BurkinaFaso: Three primary schools and teacher housing units burned last night by militants in Tankoalou (Foutouri Commune), Komondjari Province, the area is   under militant control, same with nearby Bartiebougou which has seen repeated attacks the past few days1 week ago
BurkinaFaso: Three primary schools and teacher housing units burned last night by militants in Tankoalou (Foutouri Commune), Komondjari Province, the area is under militant control, same with nearby Bartiebougou which has seen repeated attacks the past few days
Islamic State has just reported about another battle (second in just 2 days) near the Nigerian army naval base in Fishdam, near Baga.1 week ago
Islamic State has just reported about another battle (second in just 2 days) near the Nigerian army naval base in Fishdam, near Baga.
Kidal: In recent weeks terrorists arrest young people for suspicions of working for international forcesl Two young Aghali_Ag_Chiffer and Ismaghel_Ag_Assonaqi kidnapped at Edjarer_Wan_tihaten 150 km north of Kidal two days ago were executed yesterday.
Islamic State claims to have captured the town of Gudumbali after overrunning the Nigerian military. Nigeria1 week ago
Islamic State claims to have captured the town of Gudumbali after overrunning the Nigerian military. Nigeria
Civilians, Soldiers Take Refuge In Gubio As Boko Haram Recaptures Gudumbali. Gudumbali is the same town where, in July, Tukur Buratai, Chief of Army Staff, unveiled a cenotaph in remembrance of the 144 officers :1 week ago
Civilians, Soldiers Take Refuge In Gubio As Boko Haram Recaptures Gudumbali. Gudumbali is the same town where, in July, Tukur Buratai, Chief of Army Staff, unveiled a cenotaph in remembrance of the 144 officers :
Algeria- ANP confiscate weapons cache in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, along border with Mali, including very unusual discovery- a 37mm cannon (.)+spare barrel (M1939 61-K/type 55 AA gun?) along with 23mm, 14.5, 0.5 and 7.62X54R ammo
Here's the announcement from @StateDept on the JNIM terrorism designation.
2 week ago
BurkinaFaso: Two soldiers killed, two severely and four lightly wounded following IED detonation in the area of Kabonga, Kompienga
BurkinaFaso: The gendarmerie in Gayéri, one vehicle burned out (photos  @radiosomega)2 week ago
BurkinaFaso: The gendarmerie in Gayéri, one vehicle burned out (photos @radiosomega)
2 week ago
Burkina Faso: Outcome of last night's attack in Gayéri, the gendarmerie riddled with bullets and two vehicles set ablaze
The Pentagon is considering withdrawing nearly all American commandos from Niger in the wake of a deadly October ambush that killed four United States soldiers.
The Pentagon is reportedly weighing plans to withdraw almost all U.S. commandos from Niger after last year's deadly ambush against a Green Beret team
2 week ago
Thirty Nigerian soldiers killed after Boko Haram overruns military base near border with Niger, military sources tell AFP
1 woman and 5 children were killed in floods in Ansango, northern Mali. 24 were also killed in flash floods on Friday caused by torrential rain in the capital, Bamako. Thousands were also made homeless as the Niger river burst its banks, destroying around 100+ houses.
Mali: Dozos killed seven people in the village of Méou (Djenné), Mopti, days ago they pillaged the village of Togoye in a commune nearby
More than 200 subsaharian migrants arrested today in Tangier
Mali: Dozos shot dead a herder in the area of Mamba (Diafarabé), Mopti
Tunisia: Five more TAF soldiers wounded by the explosion of an IED amidst combing operation in the heights of Kasserine
First U.S. drone strike in Libya since June; days after French airstrike killed a top ISIS affiliate leader in northern Mali
Burkina Faso: The reinforcements deployed from Fada were soldiers and not gendarmes as stated in the previous reports
3 week ago
Mali: jihadist leader and two civilians killed in a French strike
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