Voters in Mali Choosing New President

Voters in Mali are choosing a new president following a tumultuous 18 months that saw a military coup in the south and an Islamist takeover of the north that was ended by a French-led military invention.

People lined up under tight security to cast their ballots in Sunday’s election.

In Timbuktu, voters expressed excitement about the electoral process.

“It’s giving me a great pleasure, it’s a great pleasure, I want a good president for my country. The time has come for a …