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JUL 19, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Mali: 1 dead in ethnic clash in Kidal

MOPTI, Mali (AP) — At least one person was killed in ethnic clashes in Mali's northern city of Kidal, officials said on Friday, complicating efforts to restore order ahead of the planned presidential election next week. The fight broke out late Thursday between a Tuareg, the lighter-skinned ethnic group which is dominant in Kidal and whose members tried to declare independence last year, and a member of the Songhai ethnicity, a dark-skinned, sub-Saharan ethnic group whose members support the Malian state, said Mossa Ansari, a medical worker at the local health center. Malian troops have ... Read More

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