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Mali's Peace Accord Under Stress, Increasing Jihadi Threat

Violent protests that were met with deadly force in Mali this week are the latest sign a peace pact between rival ethnic groups is at risk of unraveling, threatening to plunge the nation back into the chaos that made it a launchpad for jihadi attacks. It has been a year since Tuareg-led separatist rebels signed the accord with the Malian government after a conflict that destabilized this West African country. The lawlessness created by the fighting allowed militant Islamist groups,...

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