Mali: Security Council extends condolences over death of two UN peacekeepers

The Security Council expressed their regret at the death of two Dutch peacekeepers serving with the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali resulting from a helicopter accident in the region of Gao.

Deploring ongoing violence, UN rights expert urges Malian parties to work together towards lasting peace

Condemning the “reprehensible” attacks on civilians and United Nations peacekeepers and facilities in Mali, UN independent expert Suliman Baldo today expressed deep concern that massive violations of the most basic rights continue to plague populations in areas affected by fighting.

Attack in northeastern Mali that killed UN peacekeeper strongly condemned by Ban, Council

The United Nations today condemned in the strongest terms the attack in Mali that killed two Malian children and a Chadian peacekeeper with the UN Mission in the country (MINUSMA) and injured 11 peacekeepers and three civilians.

UN condemns terrorist attack in Mali that injured Mission personnel

The Secretary-General has strongly condemned the deadly terrorist attack that took place today in Bamako, Mali, today, which resulted in the deaths of five civilians and seven injuries.

Ban welcomes 'important step forward' towards Mali peace

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the progress made towards the establishment of an inclusive peace in Mali in an effort to resolve the country's ongoing crisis, the United Nations spokesperson confirmed today.

UN mission welcomes steps taken towards draft agreement on peace, reconciliation in Mali

The United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) congratulated the parties involved in reaching a draft agreement on peace and reconciliation, which was initialled in Algiers on Sunday, according to the UN Secretary-General’s spokesperson today in New York.