Mali: Silver Star of National Merit
Ribbon: Equal stripes of green, yellow and red.
Instituted: 31 May 1963.
Awarded: Bee - for good and loyal service rendered with efficiency, devotion, creative initiative and zeal in the field of politics, administration, economic, social, artistic or military service for at least five years.
Grades: 2 (Lion or Bee effigy).
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