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Mali troops accused of atrocities against civilians

Malian troops have been accused of committing atrocities against civilians, including summary executions.

The reports that government forces, drawn largely from the south, have targeted Arabs and Tuaregs from the north have created fears of an ethnic bloodbath.

Andrew Harding reports from Mali.

  • 24 Jan 2013
  • From the section Africa
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