So…how is Mali, you ask?
It’s Africa. They just had a military junta. You expected the Roman Senate overnight?
The military junta people are still fighting, as in with bullets, their opponents in the military. No talk yet of an election date.
ECOWAS is threatening action to restore some kind of order. The Taureg rebels in the north are upset that the Islamist rebels in the north are imposing sharia law, and starting to dispense punishments. allafrica.com
The Muslims in the north aren’t all very happy about this, because they want to practice Islam their own way.
Yeah Samake, my candidate in all this, is calling for a transitional committee to try to see things back to a constitutional rule along with other previous military leaders. voanews.com
Personal opinion: Get rid of the military guys and hold an election. Yes, I know, easier said than done.