Dioncounda Traore

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Mali's interim government President Dioncounda Traore walks alongside... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Conflict,Dioncounda Traore,Government,Horizontal,Mahamadou Issoufou,Mali,Niamey,Niger,Palace,Walking,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPMali's interim government President Dioncounda Traore (C) walks alongside Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou (R) at the presidential palace in Niamey, Niger, on December 2, 2012. Malian army colonel Alaji Ag Gamou, a Tuareg, who has been stationed for several months in Niger after Islamist militants took control of northern Mali, escaped an assassination attempt on December 2 in Niamey. Burkina Faso's President and Malian crisis mediator Blaise Compaore will present to Malian government representatives a 'negotiations agenda' with the Ansar Dine and National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad (MNLA) armed groups on December 3. AFP PHOTO / BOUREIMA HAMA (Photo credit should read BOUREIMA HAMA/AFP/Getty Images)