Bamako / Niamey / Dakar (ICRC) – Communal violence has intensified in Mali, with recent clashes in the region of Menaka along the Mali–Niger border killing dozens of civilians. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is calling on everyone in Menaka to do whatever they can to ensure that local communities are not harmed."We ask everyone in the region to show restraint and not add fuel to the fire. The situation is explosive," said Jean-Nicolas Marti, the ICRC's head of delegation in Mali.
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