16 ianuarie 2022

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, ousted president of Mali, dies at 76


Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, the former president of Mali who was ousted during a military coup in August 2020 after serving seven years as the leader of the West African nation, has died at 76.His death was announced in a statement posted to Twitter by the office of President Assimi Goita, a former military colonel who led the original coup against Keita amid national frustrations over his handling of jihadist terror cells operating in the country.AdvertisementGoita later staged a [...]