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Vol 54 No 3

Published 1st February 2013


Alghabass ag Intallah changes sides

Last June, as jihadists consolidated their grip on northern Mali, Alghabass ag Intallah joined Ansar Eddine, to the surprise of many in the region. His father, Intallah ag Attaher, the Amenokal (clan chief), had earlier insisted that any of his followers who had joined the jihadist group should leave it.

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