French Soldiers Regain Control in Malian Cities

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A man walks on January 29, 2013 in the ruins of the Sidi Mahmoud... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Adult,Cemetery,Conflict,Horizontal,Islam,Mali,Mausoleum,Men,Timbuktu - Mali,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA man walks on January 29, 2013 in the ruins of the Sidi Mahmoud mausoleum, which was destroyed by Islamists in July, in a cemetery of Timbuktu. French-led troops freed the northern desert city on January 28 from Islamist control. Hundreds of Malians looted Arab-owned shops on January 29 in Timbuktu as global donors pledged over 455 million US dollars (340 million euro) at a donor conference in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa for military operations in Mali and humanitarian aid to rout the radicals from the north. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should read ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)