Islamic State group almost doubled its territory in Mali in under a year, U.N. says

Islamic State group almost doubled its territory in Mali in under a year, U.N. says

Islamic State extremists have almost doubled the territory they control in Mali in less than a year, United Nations experts said in a new report.

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​Islamic State extremists have almost doubled the territory they control in Mali in less than a year, United Nations experts said in a new report.