From Ancient African Empire to modern "Terror Kingdom": Mali as an Arena for Radical Islam

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Olga Bogorad examines Mali and activities of radical Islamist groups in that country.
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Olga Bogorad examines the fact that radical Islamist groups have taken over large swathes of northern Mali - a territory whose size is comparable with France. This  has largely been ignored by the international community, in sharp contrast to the attention that the Islamic State has gained elsewhere.