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Algeria urges Malian warring parties to consolidate peace

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

ALGIERS, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia on Saturday urged separatist movements in northern Mali to cooperate more with the central government in Bamako for the sake of achieving sustainable peace in this neighboring country.
Ouyahia told a joint press conference with visiting Malian Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga that Algeria has been "encouraging" the Malian movements to take further steps to achieve "closer rapprochement" with the Malian authorities for the sake of ...