cop d’Estat a Mali

Mali attack: The military staged a coup on Tuesday and arrested the president, who resigned. The West African nation had been convulsed by weeks of protest over accusations that the president had stolen an election.

nytimes, 19-VIII-20

FIRST: Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta was arrested late Tuesday by mutinous troops, along with Prime Minister Boubou Cissé and other top officials. EU leaders have condemned the apparent coup attempt, Miles Herszenhorn reports. Hours after being detained, Keïta resigned and dissolved parliament, Reuters writes.

politico, 19-VIII-20

¿Qué pasa en Mali? El arresto y renuncia del presidente y el primer ministro tiene preocupados a los analistas y observadores de la política de África occidental. 21-VIII-20, nytimes