Mali’s New President Sworn In

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been sworn in as Mali’s new president, after winning the country’s first election since last year’s coup.

Keita vowed to protect democratic gains and rebuild national unity during a small ceremony Wednesday in the capital, Bamako.  The new president also promised to fight corruption, saying no one will ever get rich off public funds again.

Guests at the ceremony included Keita’s election rival, Soumaila Cisse, and outgoing transitional leader …