Journalist Olivier Dubois Kidnapped: Is He Still Alive? (Podcast)


Olivier Dubois Kidnapped
French national Olivier Dubois was kidnapped in Gao, an area of Mali that’s reportedly dangerous for journalists.

Freelance journalist Olivier Dubois was kidnapped in Mali and last seen on video saying he was being held by Jamaa Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin, or JNIM, an Islamic militant group.

Hear what’s known about his disappearance and what authorities are facing in securing his return–if he’s still alive.

June 8 marked the two-month point since Dubois was captured. And JNIM has a reputation for violence and murder.

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Resources & Credits

Audio snippets:


Countering Jama’at al Islam wal Muslimin in Mali: Part 1 from Journal of Indo-Pacific Affairs.


“Dawn of Man – Quincas Moreira” I Music promoted by Chilly Billy Music: https://tinyurl.com/Chillybillymusic​

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