24 Sep
Massacre of preachers in Mali sign of broken army | Huffington Post
By Rukmini Callimachi
"It’s as if Mali has fallen into a coma," said analyst Gilles Yabi, the West Africa director for the International Crisis Group and author of a recent report on this troubled country. “The reality on the ground is that it’s the rank-and-file soldiers that are now in power. … And it’s in this context that you can explain such a grave blunder as what we saw happen in Diabaly.”
FULL ARTICLE (Huffington Post via AP)
Photo: Rgaudin/Wikimedia Commons

Massacre of preachers in Mali sign of broken army | Huffington Post

By Rukmini Callimachi

"It’s as if Mali has fallen into a coma," said analyst Gilles Yabi, the West Africa director for the International Crisis Group and author of a recent report on this troubled country. “The reality on the ground is that it’s the rank-and-file soldiers that are now in power. … And it’s in this context that you can explain such a grave blunder as what we saw happen in Diabaly.”

FULL ARTICLE (Huffington Post via AP)

Photo: Rgaudin/Wikimedia Commons

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