Car horns beeping, kids screaming - great mood in Timbuktu tonight. They're celebrating a wedding - and today's visit by President Hollande. Now celebrations for Mali's AFCON soccer victory. Good day in Timbuktu.
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.