A motorbicyclist rides through an abandoned courtyard of Mopti, Mali, where the Malian military awaits help for an offensive against Islamist rebels to the north.
A motorbicyclist rides through an abandoned courtyard of Mopti, Mali, where the Malian military awaits help for an offensive against Islamist rebels to the north. MCT
A motorbicyclist rides through an abandoned courtyard of Mopti, Mali, where the Malian military awaits help for an offensive against Islamist rebels to the north. MCT

Military action against al Qaida-linked extremists in Mali unlikely for months

November 29, 2012 6:38 PM