Schools reopen in Timbuktu

Girls listen to their teacher as schools reopen in Timbuktu
Girls listen to their teacher as schools reopen in Timbuktu Credit: Reuters
Children listen to a school teacher after the reopening of Mahamane Fondogoumo school in the centre of Timbuktu
Children listen to a school teacher after the reopening of Mahamane Fondogoumo school in the centre of Timbuktu Credit: Reuters

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French president in Mali visit

There was a hero's welcome for France's President Hollande when he arrived in Timbuktu. He was visiting the desert city in Mali, after its recapture from Islamic extremists.