Mali kidnappings

This item appears on page 21 of the April 2011 issue.
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The US State Department warns of the risk of traveling to Mali. The Islamic extremist group Al-Qaeda in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb has expressed ongoing interest in kidnapping Westerners in the northern Mali-Niger-Burkina Faso border area and as far south as Bamako.

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The US State Department warns of the risk of traveling to Mali. The Islamic extremist group Al-Qaeda in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb has expressed ongoing interest in kidnapping Westerners in the northern Mali-Niger-Burkina Faso border area and as far south as Bamako.