Egyptian authorities today jailed 14 women said to be Muslim Brotherhood members for 11 years, and ordered the arrest of two leading activists for demonstrating against a disputed protest law.
Amadou Sanogo, leader of a 2012 coup that plunged Mali into chaos, was today charged with murder and complicity to murder and placed in detention, a judicial source said.
Mali has been mired in turbulence since a March coup overthrew the democratically elected president.
The United States is suspending at least $13 million of its roughly $140 million in annual aid to Mali following last month`s coup in the West African nation.
Mali`s junta leader promised to reinstate the constitution from Sunday.
A coup in Mali was triggered last week by anger at President`s handling of a rebellion in the north of the country.
The plane carrying the heads of state to Mali turned
around because demonstrators were on the airport tarmac.
Day in Pics: 28th December
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