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Mali crisis: 'Calm in Gao as houses searched'

Malian troops are carrying out house-to-house searches following running battles with Islamist militants in the northern town of Gao on Sunday.

There are fears some fighters could be hiding among the population but the situation in the town is calm, the BBC's Thomas Fessy says.

  • 11 Feb 2013
  • From the section Africa
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