French President Francois Hollande Visits Mali


French President Francois Hollande arrives with Mali's interim... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Africa,Airport,Arrival,Bamako,Conflict,Dioncounda Traore,Diplomacy,François Hollande,French Culture,Horizontal,Mali,Official Visit,Red Carpet Event,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench President Francois Hollande (L) arrives with Mali's interim president Dioncounda Traore (R) at the Bamako airport on February 2, 2013. Hollande received a rapturous welcome today as he visited Mali to push for African troops to take over a French-led offensive that drove back Islamist rebels from the country's desert north. POOL AFP PHOTO ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should read ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)