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Malian Musicians Fight Back Against Islamist Rebels Who Tried To Silence Them
"To the musicians from Mali here, the attempt by terrorists associated with al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) to suppress music in their country's north goes beyond politics and religion: It's an offense to the soul of the nation, where music is more than entertainment, it's essential to life." The Wall Street Journal 02/12/13 (includes sound clips)
Posted February 15, 2013 12:50 AM




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