Why Mali is in turmoil again

28/07/2020 – West African heads of state are meeting via video link on Monday to try to resolve a political crisis in Mali they worry could spiral out of control and derail the fight against Islamist extremists in the region.

Tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in recent weeks to demand that President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita step down. Following are details on the origins of the crisis and the risks it poses to the region. Continuer à lire … « Why Mali is in turmoil again »