Mali: French and Malian Soldiers Greeted With Joy By People of Timbuktu

RFI’ s correspondent described on Tuesday how the people of Timbuktu greeted French-led troops with delight as they entered the city. The Islamists who had controlled the town disappeared offering little resistance. “The atmosphere is good, its very good, all this liberty. Now we no longer risk prison, no one hits us, life is good.” […]