Map. History of Sahel conflict

10 May 2021
4 month ago
Al-Qaeda confirms having "detonated an explosive device as the vehicle of two soldiers of the anti-jihadist Barkhane force passed, including a woman," bringing the total death toll to 5 in less than a week
4 month ago
France to reconsider its military strategy in Sahel region and likely reduce number of troops deployed as part of Operation Barkhane, French Defense Minister Florence Parly says
4 month ago
At least 7 people (including 6 soldiers) were killed yesterday in an attack in Kuda (3 kms from Chibok). "They came in large number to attacks our soldier's station in Kuda, they overpowered the soldiers and killed six soldiers and wounded 8 others
Niger declares national mourning, security boost after attacks
4 month ago
Yesterday an airstrike targeted a wedding ceremony in the Fulani village of Bounti (Douentza), Mopti, Mali. Reportedly, 18 people including women and children were killed while at least 20 were wounded. Target possibly could have been jihadists attending the wedding
4 month ago
Three people were killed this morning in an attack in Kaliari-Nguetchewe (in Cameroon, not far from the border with Nigeria).
Niger's prime minister says 100 people are now known to have been killed in attacks on two villages.  Brigi Rafini said 70 people were killed in the village of Tchombangou and 30 others in Zaroumdareye – both near Niger's border with Mali4 month ago
Niger's prime minister says 100 people are now known to have been killed in attacks on two villages. Brigi Rafini said 70 people were killed in the village of Tchombangou and 30 others in Zaroumdareye – both near Niger's border with Mali
4 month ago
Niger: 100 dead in terrorist attacks on two villages
4 month ago
"Militants" who swept into two villages in western Niger aboard motorcycles killed around 100 people in the latest in a string of civilian massacres that have rocked the jihadist-plagued Tillaberi region
4 month ago
Niger: Between 70 and 100 civilians killed in simultaneous attacks by suspected Islamic militants in villages in Niger near the border with Mali, in the village of Tchombangou and near Zaroumdareye
NAF conducted airstrikes targeting JAS in Kote Kura and ISWAP in Bulama Isamari yesterday4 month ago
NAF conducted airstrikes targeting JAS in Kote Kura and ISWAP in Bulama Isamari yesterday
4 month ago
A woman was wounded in an attack in Moskota last night.
Nigerian Armed Forces released new video showing series of Nigerian AF airstrikes against Islamist militant targets in the Mana Waji area of Borno State on January 1st, 20214 month ago
Nigerian Armed Forces released new video showing series of Nigerian AF airstrikes against Islamist militant targets in the Mana Waji area of Borno State on January 1st, 2021
French MoD announces that two French soldiers have been killed in IED blast during an intelligence operation in Ménaka region of Mali
Two French soldiers of the 2nd Hussar regimentkilled by an explosive device in Mali. This brings to 5 the number of French people killed in this theater of operations this week. For the first time, one of the deceased staff is a woman
Two French soldiers killed in operation in the Ménaka region in Mali
4 month ago
Jihadist attack kills at least 56 in Niger
French Presidency: Two French soldiers were killed in Mali
4 month ago
2 attacks last night in Cameroon: 1. @LOeil_du_Sahel says a teacher was killed in Ouzal 2. @SembeTv reports an attack in Gakara - no casualties or damage reported
ISWAP claimed an ambush near Gamboru from two days ago4 month ago
ISWAP claimed an ambush near Gamboru from two days ago
ISWAP has now claimed the attack in Tungushe4 month ago
ISWAP has now claimed the attack in Tungushe
4 month ago
7 hunters fighting Boko Haram were killed when their car hit an IED in Kayamla, south of Maiduguri (so in the JAS area of operation).
4 month ago
At least 3 ISWAP fighters were killed in Tungushe (20 kilometers north of Maiduguri, written as "Tunkushe" in the article). 2 soldiers (from 212 Battalion of the Nigerian Army) were wounded during the clash
Islamic State's Amaq Agency released a video showing ISWAP fighters murdering 5 Christians kidnapped in Garkida (in Nigeria's Adamawa State) on Christmas Eve. They were killed just for being Christians4 month ago
Islamic State's Amaq Agency released a video showing ISWAP fighters murdering 5 Christians kidnapped in Garkida (in Nigeria's Adamawa State) on Christmas Eve. They were killed just for being Christians
4 month ago
Three French soldiers were killed Monday in Mali when their armoured vehicle struck an explosive device in the Hombori region in the centre of the poor Sahel state, the French presidency said
Elysee: 3 French soldiers were killed in an operation in Mali
4 month ago
In Mali, the army announces having killed a dozen suspected jihadists near Burkina Faso
Seven troops and 11 suspected jihadists have died in clashes in a troubled western region of Niger ahead of elections this weekend, the defence ministry said Thursday
4 month ago
Fuel tanker kills 16, destroys 30 houses in Jebba
At least three people were injured when the headquarters of the humanitarian aid organisation SOS Sahel in Kabkabiya in North Darfur was plundered by six gunmen traveling in a Land Cruiser on Monday.4 month ago
At least three people were injured when the headquarters of the humanitarian aid organisation SOS Sahel in Kabkabiya in North Darfur was plundered by six gunmen traveling in a Land Cruiser on Monday.
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