French President Francois Hollande Visits Mali


French President Francois Hollande and Malian President Dioncounda... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Bamako,Conflict,Dioncounda Traore,François Hollande,French Culture,Horizontal,Independence,Lying Down,Mali,Monument,WreathPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench President Francois Hollande (2ndL) and Malian President Dioncounda Traore (C) lay a wreath at the Independence monument in Bamako on February 2, 2013. Hollande called on Africans to take over the fight against extremism as he received a rapturous welcome today in Mali, where a French-led offensive has driven back Islamist rebels from the north. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should read ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)