Mali: More than 100 killed in ethnic massacre
25 March 2019 | 9:14 am
Members of the Dogon tribe reportedly burned a large portion of a village belonging to Muslim Fulanis. Tensions between the two have surged since the government started battling extremists in its desert territories.
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