malignant pustule :
- n a form of anthrax infection that begins as papule that becomes a vesicle and breaks with a discharge of toxins; symptoms of septicemia are severe with vomiting and high fever and profuse sweating; the infection is often fatal
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- Mali army, rebels clash for first time since peace deal
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Three Malian soldiers were wounded in clashes with separatist Tuareg rebels on Wednesday, the army said, the first clashes since the two sides signed a ceasefire deal in June. The fighting took place near the western town of Lere and comes a week after President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was sworn in, highlighting simmering tensions as he seeks to secure an end cycles of ...
Sept. 12, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Soldiers kill three in clash with 'bandits' in Mali
At least two Malian soldiers were wounded as the army exchanged fire with "bandits", killing three during security operations near the Mauritanian border, security sources said on Thursday.
Sept. 12, 2013 - AFP via Yahoo! News
- Mali's new government to review mining contracts: minister
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Mali's new government will carry out a "complete inventory" of existing mining contracts, and stands ready to renegotiate any which are not in the country's interests, the new mining minister told Reuters on Tuesday. "The government has decided to carry out a complete inventory of what exists - mining contracts, titles, licenses - be it in the mining or the oil sector," Mines ...
Sept. 11, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News