Mali and the coup
Mali and the coup d’état (Overthrow of Government)
The people who overthrew the Mali Government went on state TV to mention there have seized control of the country and closed all borders.
A joint statement by African Development Bank and The World Bank:
“Our development operations are suspended, with the exception of emergency assistance.
We will continue to monitor the situation closely”.
“The United States condemns the military seizure of power in Mali. We echo the statements of the African Union, the Economic Community of West African States and other international partners denouncing these actions. We call for calm and the restoration of the civilian government under constitutional rule without delay, so that elections can proceed as scheduled.