Dioncounda Traore
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New Mali leader Dioncounda Traore warns rebels of war

Mali's new leader, Dioncounda Traore, has threatened a "total war" against separatist rebels in the north.

Mr Traore's inauguration marks a return to civilian rule following last month's coup in the West African state.

The BBC's Thomas Fessy reports.

  • 12 Apr 2012
  • From the section Africa